Children’s Institute Breaks Ground in Watts Celebrating a New Landmark in the Community

February 13, 2020 

By Saybin Roberson 

Contributing Writer 

 

Children’s Institue (CII) and its Board of Trustees welcomed the community to celebrate their latest development located in... Read more...

Mike Bloomberg Announced The Greenwood Initiative, a Plan to Revitalize the Black Community

February 13, 2020 

By Saybin Roberson 

Contributing Writer 

 

At the site of the Black Wall Street Massacre in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg announced the Greenwood... Read more...

ALERT! Maxine Waters Issues Statement on New Voting Process in Los Angeles; Did you know polling places are out and voting has begun in Los Angeles? L.A. County voters will now have the option for where, when and how to vote.

February 13, 2020 

By Niele Anderson

Contributing Writer 

 

There is a new voting experience in Los Angeles County called “Voting Solutions for All People,” also known as VSAP for short.... Read more...

Gov. Newsom Appoints Black Woman to Lead Government Operations

February 06, 2020 

By California Black Media 

 

Congratulations, Yolanda Rich­ardson. 

 

Last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom appointed Richardson, 49, secretary of the Government Operations... Read more...

Mayor Aja Brown Endorses Mike Bloomberg for President and Host Presidential Rally in the City of Compton; Mayor Aja Brown and Compton Councilmembers Emma Shariff, Tana McCoy and Michelle Chambers all sign on to support Mike Bloomberg for President

February 06, 2020

By Danny J. Bakewell, Jr. 

Executive Editor 

 

Few presidential candidates bring their message or their campaign directly to the people who are most affected by the daily... Read more...

News

From Child Phenom to Major Star, Dawnn Lewis Continues to Shine

From Child Phenom to Major Star, Dawnn Lewis Continues to Shine

February 13, 2020  By Cora Jackson-Fossett  Contributing Writer    Dawnn Lewis is like a close family friend. She’s endeared herself to audiences...

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Community

West Basin Launches New Program to Provide Rebates and Free Water Saving Devices to Eligible Residents; District offers incentives for a limited-time through its Change & Save water-use efficiency program

West Basin Launches New Program to Provide Rebates and Free Water Saving Devices to Eligible Residents; District offers incentives for a limited-time through its Change & Save water-use efficiency program

February 13, 2020  LAWT News Service    West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) announced the launch of its Change & Save program, a...

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Sports News

Los Angeles Rams linebacker Kenny Young believes teaching “emotional intelligence” will create a better future

Los Angeles Rams linebacker Kenny Young believes teaching “emotional intelligence” will create a better future

February 13, 2020  By Khari Jones Jr.  Contributing Writer    Los Angeles Rams linebacker, Kenny Young hosted the first event from his foundation,...

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Arts & Culture

Displacement in Los Angeles the First Time

Displacement in Los Angeles the First Time

February 13, 2020  By Thandisizwe Chimurenga  Contributing Writer    Some of the country’s most intense “battles” around gentrification -...

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