9News anchor TaRhonda Thomas keeping Denver news factual and conversational

9News anchor TaRhonda Thomas keeping Denver news factual and conversational

9News anchor TaRhonda Thomas keeping Denver news factual and conversational

It’s 11:15 a.m. and 9News anchor TaRhonda Thomas, a six-time National Association of Black Journalist award-winning journalist, is vigorously typing her script for the noon broadcast she’ll be presenting in 45 minutes. Fast-forward: 11:45 a.m. Thomaspolishesher copy, and has a quick word with her producer as she heads into the...

Digital Mentoring, Another App For Your Smartphone

Digital Mentoring, Another App For Your Smartphone

Digital Mentoring, Another App For Your Smartphone

Summer is on the horizon and with it comes summer vacations with young people involved in numerous activities, from family reunions to summer employment. Or perhaps it will be spent on idle time, which most think can be bad, but alternatively it can be good. Summertime is a great time...

Electric Slide, Cupid Shuffle and Now the Spectrum Strut Denver Urban Spectrum Turns 32 With A New Line Dance

Electric Slide, Cupid Shuffle and Now the Spectrum Strut Denver Urban Spectrum Turns 32 With A New Line Dance

Electric Slide, Cupid Shuffle and Now the Spectrum Strut Denver Urban Spectrum Turns 32 With A New Line Dance

This month Denver Urban Spectrum celebrates 31 years of spreading the news about people of color. Last year’s 30th-anniversary momentous occasion included the debut theme song “More Today,” a reggae style remix of the 1969 classic “More Today Than Yesterday” by the Spiral Staircase. Performed by Denver vocalist Goatfish and...

Crème de la Crème  Commemorate a Noteworthy Celebration

Crème de la Crème Commemorate a Noteworthy Celebration

Crème de la Crème Commemorate a Noteworthy Celebration

Family, friends, political leaders and celebrities from throughout the country gathered in Denver on Feb. 24 to celebrate longtime political activists and community leaders Wilma and Wellington Webb. Guests gathered to recognize the couple’s diamond jubilee birthday, “75 Years and Then Some,” at the Exdo Events Center.  Hosted by emcees...