Post & Beam – A Taste of Black Excellence

April 15, 2021

By Betti Halsell

Contributing Writer

 

The  robust flavors found in their soul food matches the warmth given from their staff. Post & Beam has created an ambiance that is... Read more...

Lineworker Scholarship to Help Increase Diversity in Skilled Trades; Edison International launches its first scholarship to increase diversity among SCE’s craft lineworkers, with an initial focus on attracting Black participants.

April 15, 2021 

By Caroline Aoyagi-Stom

Energized by Edison Editor

 

When Terrance Bynum graduated from high school, he started working in printing. His brother, Albert, who is five years older,... Read more...

Stephanie Wiggins Appointed CEO of L.A. Metro; Leading Generational Transformation in Local Transportation

April 15, 2021

By Betti Halsell

Contributing Writer

 

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board of Directors gathered to discuss Stephanie Wiggins’ new role as CEO... Read more...

Bruce’s Beach Update: Supervisor Hahn Takes First Steps in Returning Beach Front Land to Descendants of Original Owners

April 15, 2021

By Betti Halsell

Contributing Writer

 

On April 8, Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn announced the preliminary steps towards returning the rightfully owned Manhattan Beach... Read more...

‘I Just Want My Baby Home’ Says Distraught Mom of Unarmed Black Man Killed by Police

April 15, 2021

By Stacy M. Brown

NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent

 

Katie Wright, the mother of the 20-year-old African American man shot and killed by police a short... Read more...

News

Waters Statement on Passing of Congressman Alcee Hastings

Waters Statement on Passing of Congressman Alcee Hastings

April 08, 2021 LAWT News Service   This week, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Committee on Financial Services, issued the...

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Community

COMPTON PLEDGE DELIVERS $1 MILLION TO RESIDENTS

COMPTON PLEDGE DELIVERS $1 MILLION TO RESIDENTS

April 15, 2021 LAWT News Service   Mayor Aja Brown and the Compton Pledge announced the successful enrollment of 800 families in Compton’s guaranteed...

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Sports News

U.S. Supreme Court Sounds Ready to Pay Student Athletes

U.S. Supreme Court Sounds Ready to Pay Student Athletes

April 15, 2021 By Lauren Victoria Burke NNPA Newswire Contributor   U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh called the NCAA's practices...

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Arts & Culture

The Life and Legacy of DMX

The Life and Legacy of DMX

April 15, 2021 By Bertram Keller Contributing Writer  A vigil for DMX was held outside White Plains Hospital in New York where hundreds of people gathered...

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