The Drew League

July 19, 2018

Amanda Scurlock

L.A. Sentinel

 

In 1973, the Drew League was created. Back then, it consisted of six teams and competitions played out at Charles Drew Middle school. The then small... Read more...

Charlie Wilson: From Homelessness To The Hollywood Bowl

July 19, 2018 

By Shaquille Woods 

Contributing Writer 

 

A titan is defined as a person who is influential in a certain field.  R&B legend Charlie Wilson fits the definition.

 

“It’s... Read more...

Thousands Cheer Pastor Fred Price’s Return to the Pulpit

July 19, 2018 

By Cora Jackson-Fossett 

Contributing Writer 

 

Amid thunderous applause and joyous cheers, Pastor Frederick Price Jr. and First Lady Angel Price entered the sanctuary of the... Read more...

Local Bike Club Aims to Improve Vulnerable Communities Through Riding, Maintaining Bikes

July 19, 2018 

By Jennifer Bihm 

Contributing Writer 

 

Members of the East Side Riders Bike Club said their one part of their mission is to provide opportunities to vulnerable kids in South... Read more...

Regina Scott Makes History as First Black Female LAPD Deputy Chief; LAPD Chief Michel Moore delivers on promise of promoting African Americans to high-ranking positions

July 19, 2018 

By Jennifer Bihm 

Contributing Writer 

 

Long time Los Angeles Police Department officer Regina Scott said she is “honored” and “humbled” to have been recently promoted... Read more...

News

San Pedro Man Who Threatened to Kill Rep. Maxine Waters Gets Probation

San Pedro Man Who Threatened to Kill Rep. Maxine Waters Gets Probation

July 19, 2018  By FRED SHUSTER  City News Service    A 45-year-old San Pedro man was sentenced today to three years of probation for threatening...

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Community

L.A. City Attorney Settles With Funeral Home Accused of Deceptive Practices

L.A. City Attorney Settles With Funeral Home Accused of Deceptive Practices

July 19, 2018  City News Service    City Attorney Mike Feuer announced today that his office has reached a settlement with a South Los Angeles funeral...

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Sports News

Hall of Fame Will not Celebrate Terrell Owens at Enshrinement

Hall of Fame Will not Celebrate Terrell Owens at Enshrinement

July 19, 2018  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer    Former NFL star Terrell Owens will not receive individual honors by the Pro Football Hall of...

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Arts & Culture

Tyler Perry warns his fans about fake Facebook offers

Tyler Perry warns his fans about fake Facebook offers

July 19, 2018  Associated Press    Tyler Perry is warning fans not get scammed.   The actor, comedian and director in a Facebook video says he's...

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