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  Akron welcomes home LeBron James, who is returning to the Cavaliers this season, at a special event 7:15 p.m. Friday at the University of Akron. The event, at InfoCision Stadium and Summa Field, is sold out, and no additional tickets are available. A capacity crowd is expected. All seating is general admission on a […]

In response to the heightened demand for tickets to the community-wide celebration marking LeBron James’ return to his hometown team, the City of Akron, the LeBron James Family Foundation, and The University of Akron are releasing a second round of tickets to the free August 8th event at InfoCision Stadium-Summa Field. The additional tickets will […]

Joel Osteen invited more than a dozen area pastors, such as A.R. Bernard, Carl Lentz and Hezekiah Walker, to join him on stage to declare God’s blessings over the thousands in attendance this weekend at his “America’s Night of Hope” event at Yankee Stadium in New York City. America’s Night of Hope was held on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Yankee […]

On ABC’s “The View” comedian and actress Sherri Shepherd shares the spotlight with women who rarely agree, but performing her stand-up at her first Joyfest at Carowinds May 24 she’ll be surrounded by like-minded Christians. She’ll serve up comic relief along with host Bone Hampton on a bill that includes gospel heavyweights Kirk Franklin and […]

  Friday is Bike to Work Day, and greater Clevelanders are encouraged to leave their cars at home and commute by bike. Activities are planned throughout the day and include “energizer stations” where cyclists can get a free cup of coffee and a pre-work and after-work parties at several locations. Discounts are also being offered […]

  The Greater Cleveland Sports Commission will host a bicycling festival in September, leaders announced today. Sept. 28, 2014 — will be a two-day festival of bicycling events, including a race at the Velodrome, a “cyclocross” competitions — a race that include obstacles that riders have to carry their bikes through — a night ride, […]

Photo: Royalty Images. The 3rd Annual Gospel Goes to Hollywood Awards Luncheon (GGTH), held at the historical Taglyan Cultural Complex in Hollywood, C.A. was hosted by three-time Grammy® Award winning recording artist/pastor Donnie McClurkin, gave Hollywood an extra dose of faith as the red-carpet celebrity-driven event, produced by Tomeka B. Holyfield, helped raise awareness and […]

    It’s a moment for the ages. Tens of thousands of South Africans, dozens of presidents and prime ministers, celebrities and street sweepers are all heading to the same place: a stadium in Johannesburg, where they’ll honor Nelson Mandela at a memorial service on Tuesday. With 91 heads of state attending, security will be […]

Preparations for perhaps the largest evangelistic event in U.S. history continue for Billy Graham and his ministry team with just three weeks to go before the famed preacher’s message “The Cross,” filmed from his home in North Carolina, is planned for broadcast through multiple platforms. The event, scheduled to coincide with Graham’s 95th birthday, is […]

  The Evolution of Gospel 2013 concert held at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts can be summed up in one word: spectacular! The star-studded event took place Monday, September 16 and pulled out all the stops as it celebrated Gospel Music Heritage Month and paid tribute to two gospel industry heavyweights and a […]

Gospel artist Donnie McClurkin led a massive worship celebration in New York this weekend designed to unite people of all denominations. The tenth annual New York Call drew thousands to the city. “Jesus made the statement,” McClurkin began. “He said the house that is divided against its own self won’t be able to stand.” “We have gained […]