18
Jul
2020
Posted by: In: african nova scotian, black businesses, Canada, Consumer, COVID-19, Entertainment, Foggy Goggle, G Street, Gottingen, Gottingen Street, Halifax, I love Local, Lifestyle, ReOpen City, Small Businesses, Support Local, Taking Blk Gottingen

Black businesses pop up in North End storefronts for ‘Taking BLK Gottingen’ – Halifax

Saturday and Sunday, local Black businesses are setting up pop-ups in Halifax North End stores, cafes and food places, to show and sell their work in a historically Black neighborhood. “Taking BLK Gottingen” was organized by the North End Business Association and The Khyber Centre for the Arts, alongside other…
26
Jun
2018
Posted by: In: Call The Office, Canada, cto, Entertainment, Live Music Venue, live shows, London music, london venues, Music Venue, tony lima

Call the Office co-owner clarifies future of venue with lease up for grabs – London

Call the Office has been a fixture at the corner of Clarence and York Streets for over 30 years. READ MORE: Call the Office on the market Global News Radio 980 CFPL reported on Monday that a listing on a real estate website said the owner was retiring and offering…
17
Mar
2015
Posted by: In: Boycott, Celebrities, D&G, Dolce and Gabbana, Elton John, Entertainment, Fashion, LGBT

Designer Stefano Gabbana speaks out about calls for boycott of D&G – National

TORONTO — Designer Stefano Gabbana has admitted comments made by his business partner Domenico Dolce about the children of same-sex couples could hurt sales. “Maybe. We’ll lose some Elton John fans,” he said. “Maybe we’ll get some more moms. Who knows?” Elton John launched a social media campaign calling for…
28
Jan
2015
Posted by: In: Celebrities, Entertainment, Music, Sly and the Family Stone, Sly Stone, Sylvester Stewart

Funk legend Sly Stone awarded $5M in royalties case

LOS ANGELES — Funk legend Sly Stone was awarded $5 million on Tuesday in a breach-of-contract suit that claimed his business partners and his own company cheated him out of royalties. A Los Angeles Superior Court jury ruled for the 71-year-old performer in his action against his ex-manager Gerald Goldstein,…
14
Jun
2012
Posted by: In: Entertainment

Jury rejects claims that Costner, partner duped Baldwin, friend out of lucrative BP contract

NEW ORLEANS – A federal jury late Thursday rejected claims that Kevin Costner and his business partner duped fellow actor Stephen Baldwin and a friend out of millions of dollars from a BP contract for using oil cleanup devices in the aftermath of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill. The…