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Sidney Poitier and Ruby Dee in "A Raisin in the Sun."

Stockton’s Inner City Theatre presents “A Raisin in the Sun”

Stockton’s Inner City Theatre will be presenting a production of Lorraine Hansberry’s classic “A Raisin in the Sun,” Jan. 4-18. Playwright Lorraine Hansberry debuted “A Raisin in the Sun” on Broadway in 1959, the first [...]
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Stockton Boys and Girls Club Loses National Charter

The Boys and Girls Club of America has stripped Stockton Boys And Girls Club of its charter after questions were raised about money was being spent and Mayor Anthony Silva’s involvement.
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The Beacon Deacon: Ze Smith

“Academically talented and politically conscious” is how the 26th California State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Jack O’Connell, described Zephanii (“Ze”) N’shea Smith when selecting her in December 2007 to the prestigious and highly competitive United [...]
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Stockton’s First Baptist Church Celebrates “The Colors of Christmas”

Ringing in the Christmas season, First Baptist Church of Stockton will be hosting “The Colors of Christmas,” inviting the community to celebrate in three services held on Christmas Eve at 3:30 p.m., 5 p.m. and [...]
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“F.A.M. Fest” Debuts in Stockton

The “F.A.M. Fest” on Saturday, Dec.14 will bring together independent artists in film, art, and music to showcase their talents at the Stockton Arena. Inspired by the SXSW (South by Southwest) Festival, an annual conference [...]
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Stockton Residents Oppose Council, Favor Silva

Stockton City Council passed a resolution (5-2) on Tuesday to admonish Mayor Anthony Silva for releasing confidential information presented in closed sessions about the near-hire of a new city manager David Garcia.