Marina Torres is Looking to be the Bridge Between the Law and the People; Running for City Attorney of Los Angeles

October 21, 2021

By Betti Halsell

Contributing Writer

 

The City Attorney of Los Angeles represents the collective community, and their right to be heard in court. Looking to embody that civic... Read more...

Walk of Fame Star for Comedian Turned Media Mogul Byron Allen Unveiled

October 21, 2021

City News Service

 

 A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was unveiled today honoring Byron Allen, who has gone from being youngest standup comedian to have performed on “The Tonight... Read more...

Taste of Soul ‘Day of Service & Soul’ Gives to 2,000 Families; The drive-thru event saw cars waiting in line as far as the 10 freeway.

October 21, 2021

By Brian W. Carter

Contributing Writer

 

On Saturday, October 16, the Taste of Soul Family Festival “Day of Service & Soul” (TOS) took place in the service island in... Read more...

L.A.’s African American Leaders Unanimously Endorse Bass for Mayor

October 21, 2021

By Cora Jackson-Fossett

Contributing Writer

 

“Karen Bass is our candidate,” proclaimed Danny J. Bakewell, Sr. to a wildly applauding crowd. “She is the one who can lead... Read more...

Colin Powell Made Incomparable Mark on History

October 21, 2021

By Cora Jackson-Fossett

Contributing Writer

 

Colin Luther Powell, the first African American to serve as U.S. Secretary of State and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, succumbed... Read more...

News

Ridley-Thomas Suspended from LA Council, Hours Before Not Guilty Plea

Ridley-Thomas Suspended from LA Council, Hours Before Not Guilty Plea

October 21, 2021 By Fred Shuster and Margaret Shuttleworth City News Service   City Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas was suspended from office by a...

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Community

Taste of Soul to Bring A ‘Day of Service & Soul’ to the Community; The drive-thru only event to give away free groceries, PPE supplies, and more

Taste of Soul to Bring A ‘Day of Service & Soul’ to the Community; The drive-thru only event to give away free groceries, PPE supplies, and more

October 14, 2021 By Brian W. Carter Contributing Writer   Did you think the Taste of Soul party was over? You know you can’t stop soul power! The...

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Sports News

NFL, players agree to end ‘race-norming’ in $1B settlement

NFL, players agree to end ‘race-norming’ in $1B settlement

October 21, 2021 By Maryclaire Dale Associated Press   The NFL and lawyers for thousands of retired NFL players have reached an agreement to end race-based...

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Arts & Culture

Netflix Workers, Supporters Stage Walkout Over Dave Chappelle Special

Netflix Workers, Supporters Stage Walkout Over Dave Chappelle Special

October 21, 2021 City News Service   Hundreds of Netflix employees and their supporters staged a walkout today in protest of the streaming service's...

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