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Allison and Marc’s Neighborhood: 5/19 – “In The Water” with Film Director Jimmy Jenkins

A fascinating examination of a remarkable community, this documentary tells the story of Prince George’s County, Md., and its social, economic and cultural evolution through the lens of some of basketball’s biggest stars, such as Kevin Durrant, Quinn Cook and more.

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Allison and Marc’s Neighborhood: 5/22 – Catching Up With Kenny Lattimore

It happens just a minute into the final episode of The Last Dance. It’s 1998, and the Chicago Bulls are in the NBA Finals. Michael Jordan is absolutely jamming with his headphones on (and plugged into a Discman) while boarding the team bus, complete with shades blocking his eyes. Someone on the bus asks him what he’s listening to, and a very excited Jordan replies: “Kenny Lattimore. Brand new. Not even out yet. He’s a friend of mine.”

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AMPM Entertainment Report: 5/22 – Fancy Dated Will Smith?!

Bravo’s Real Housewives of Beverly Hills has been reinvigorated thanks to the addition of Black Hollywood veteran Garcelle Beauvais and in the latest episode, she made a stunning admission about dating Will Smith, right in front of his ex-wife Sheree Zampin.

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Allison’s Timeline: 5/22 – DC Public Schools to begin on Aug 31st

School leaders are planning to host a series of focus groups to discuss scheduling options and other needs of families with students in DCPS schools.

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Allison’s Timeline: 5/21 – Oprah’s $12 Million Covid Relief

The Oprah Winfrey Charitable Foundation announced the newest grant recipients of Oprah Winfrey’s $12 million COVID-19 Relief Fund. The $12 million in grants support organizations in Oprah’s “home cities” of Nashville, Chicago, Milwaukee, Baltimore and Kosciusko, Mississippi that are helping underserved communities currently experiencing a disproportionate impact from the pandemic.

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AMPM Entertainment Report: 5/21 – Congratulations to Kandi Burruss!

“I finally can stop keeping secrets!” she wrote in a caption. “I’m extremely excited to represent women and win the trophy!”
Ever the marketing genius, the singer also announced her new single “Used to Love Me” and encouraged fans to “download it now and add to your playlist!”

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Allison and Marc’s Neighborhood: 5/20 – Brian “Ice” Waller – In The Water

Since 2000, the county just outside the nation’s capital has spawned some 25 NBA players, more than a dozen WNBA players, and countless more who have competed at elite universities, highlighting the decades-long prevalence of basketball within the region.

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The White House Report with April Ryan: 5/20 – Is He or Isn’t He Taking Hydroxychloroquine

President Donald Trump began his week with a staggering admission. Seemingly off the cuff, he announced that he was taking the drug hydroxychloroquine. Was the president telling the truth, or was he lying in his recurring promotion of the drug?

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AMPM Entertainment Report: 5/20 – Beverly Hills 4 Ever

Beverly Hills Cop 4 is still happening. Directors, Bilall Fallah and Adil El Arbi, confirm that the script is being written. The two were behind “Bad Boys 4 Life,” and say they are still involved with the Netflix movie. El Arbi said, “There’s a screenwriter now on it that’s going to try to write a first draft, or a first treatment at least with the story.

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Allison’s Timeline: 5/20 – How To Get a Free COVID-19 Test

Visitors can walk or drive up to the testing locations.

Officials say visitors will first be asked for their name, date of birth, address, phone number and current symptoms.

They then will be asked to proceed to the next station to have their specimen collected. Nasal testing is preferred, but oral swabs are available upon request.

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