The Black Women’s Agenda, Inc. (BWA) presented its 38th Annual Symposium: Workshop & Awards Luncheon in the nation’s capital recently, hosting a blue-ribbon workshop on the financial impact of caregiving and honoring the service and accomplishments of five African-American women. ... read more »
Oakland community leading the discussion on implementation
Earlier this year, Californians engaged in heated debate over the state’s “School Vaccine Bill” as it made its way through the state legislature. ... read more »
Beset by frequent wildfires and facing the inevitability of a future major earthquake, Californians need to prepare if they are to become masters of disaster.
That message and tips and tools required to help keep communities safe were provided at a September 20 “Preparathon” in Los Angeles, ... read more »
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors recently approved the contract for the L.A. County Grade Crossing and Corridor Safety Program, authorizing engineering studies to identify potential safety improvements at approximately 153 pedestrian and vehicular at-grade crossings along 160 miles of Metro-owned right-of-way in Los Angeles County. ... read more »
Youth sports development organization talks with coaches on ways to prevent youth violence and trauma.
The nationwide leader in sports-based youth development, Up2Us Sports, brought 80 youth coaches together as the CEO and founder led a panel discussion on ways to prevent violence in youth through using sports to end out a four-day training on Tuesday Sept. ... read more »
NBA Hall of Famer and former Lakers player will continue role as an analyst on TWC SportsNet
Former Lakers player James Worthy has been hired by the team to work with the coaching staff it was announced recently, ... read more »
Love, Peace and Happiness Family Christian Fellowship will honor Bishop Leon and Dr. Jacqueline Martin for their 41 years of pastoral ministry.
Appreciation services are set for Sunday, ... read more »
Christ Our Redeemer Community Development Corporation hosts the 2015 National Faith Leaders Conference on October 2, at 10 a.m., and October 3, at 8 a.m., at Christ Our Redeemer AME Church, ... read more »
NBA icon Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, along with author Anna Waterhouse wrote a fiction novel titled “Mycroft Holmes”. The two authors held a book-signing event at the Barnes and Noble in the Grove Farmers Market on Sunday. ... read more / watch video »