Community Essentials

                                           Welcome to Community Essentials

Welcome to Community Essentials where we bring the essential community news to you. Community Essentials is a 30 minute news segment that features regular people in your community who make a difference in the way we view the news. Local artists, non-profit businesses, and individuals are all welcome to come and appear on our show to share their talent, services and views. Community Essentials brings it to you first hand from the people in your community. Join our email list at If you want to be a guest on the show contact the producer Tami Yarbrough by email at

 Community Essentials                                                                                           Saturday Nights 9:00 PM                                                                                                                 Comcast Channel 19

 Community Essentials can be seen in the following towns:

Bedford Park, Bellwood, Bensenville, Berkeley, Berwyn, Bloomingdale, Bridgeview, Broadview, Brookfield, Burbank, Burr Ridge, Carol Stream, Cicero, Clarendon Hills, Countryside, Darien, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Elmwood Park, Forest Park, Forest View, Franklin Park, Glendale Heights, Harwood Heights, Hillside, Hinsdale, Hodgkins, Indian Head Park, Itasca, Justice, La Grange, La Grange Park, Leydon Township, Lombard, Lyons, Lyons, Township, Maywood, McCook, Melrose Park, Norridge, North Riverside, Northlake, Oak Brook, Oak Park, Oakbrook Terrace, Proviso Township, River Forest, River Grove, Riverside, Roselle, Rosemont, Schiller Park, Stickney, Stickney Township, Stone Park, Summit, Villa Park, Westchester, Western Springs, Westmont, Willow Springs, Willowbrook, Wood Dale, Woodridge

It's showtime on Community Essentials every Saturday night on Comcast channel 19 at 9:00 PM. Watch Cynthia McWilliams, actress on the set of Robert Townsends movie "Of Boys and Men".  Community Essentials in its humble beginnings with Johnny "Your Most Gracious Host" Diggs interviewing Cynthia McWilliams in one of her first appearances on the big screen. She's now a huge star on Kevin Hart's hit sitcom "Real Husbands of Hollywood". Just like Cynthia said she was going to do and boy did she. Congrats Cynthia.                                                                           

The soultry sounds of D'Erania on the set of Community Essentials.


Community Essentials favorite artist is Rena Scott