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DWP Report: Californians Getting on Board with Water Conservation
September 4, 2015
Southland residents did their part conserving water in July, with most cities exceeding their conservation mandates as Californians overall dropped their water use by 31.3 percent, ... read more »
LA Urban League Hosts 2nd Annual TV & Entertainment Summit
September 3, 2015
The Los Angeles Urban League Young Professionals held its 2nd Annual TV & Entertainment Summit this past weekend at the New York Film Academy, Los Angeles and at the Writer’s Guild of America, West. The summit provided aspiring actors, writers, directors, producers, talent agents and more with the tools necessary to skillfully and confidently make their mark in the entertainment industry. ... read more »
Herb Wesson Declared August 21 As “KJLH Day”
September 3, 2015
On August 21, L.A. City Council President Herb Wesson declared "KJLH Day" in the City of Los Angeles. August 21 commemorates the 50th anniversary of the radio station providing listeners with great music and broadcasting community events. ... read more »
Horton Receives Quincy Beaver Leadership Award
September 3, 2015
Jerome E. Horton, Chairman of the California Board of Equalization, has received the Quincy Beaver Courageous Leadership Award from the Martin Luther King (MLK) Democratic Club of Carson, California, for his outstanding work on the Board of Equalization and the exemplary service he has provided to his constituents throughout his career. ... read more »
Peace in the Streets
September 3, 2015
Various groups gather to talk peace in front of the Los Angeles Sentinel Newspaper ... read more »
Black Lives Matter leader Shaun King, the next Rachel Dolezal?
September 3, 2015
On the heels of various accusations regarding the misrepresentation of his racial identity, Black Lives Matter leader and community activist Shaun King heads to twitter to defend himself. King is being accused of lying about his racial background, claiming that he was biracial in order to qualify and receive the Oprah Winfrey scholarship to the historically Black college Morehouse by an investigative blogger. ... read more »
LAPD Officers Receive Body Cams
September 3, 2015
Patrol officers at the Mission Division in the San Fernando Valley began receiving body cameras this week as part of a roll out of 860 such cameras at three Los Angeles Police Department divisions over the next month. Mission Division police officers were the first to receive the cameras. Officers at the Newton Division will receive them Sept. 15 and the Central traffic and specialized divisions on Sept. 28. ... read more »
California to end unlimited isolation for most gang leaders
September 3, 2015
California agreed Tuesday to end its unlimited isolation of imprisoned gang leaders, restricting a practice that once kept hundreds of inmates in notorious segregation units for a decade or longer. ... read more »
Carson Residents Rally Behind New Stadium
September 3, 2015
Stepping up their campaign to bring NFL football to Carson, city officials and other supporters rallied last week in front of the proposed site of a stadium that could house the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders, ... read more »
Emily’s List Makes False and Improper Claims Against Senator Hall
September 3, 2015
Black female Congressional leaders slighted by organization ... read more »
Gang Member Sentenced to 29-Year Prison Term for Christmas Day Killing
September 3, 2015
A gang member who pleaded no contest to voluntary manslaughter for his role in the 2010 Christmas night killing of a woman in front of her 3-year-old daughter in South Los Angeles was sentenced last Thursday to 29 years in state prison. ... read more »
ASPCA Positons Itself as a Resource in South L.A., Offers Free Services
August 27, 2015
While most of the news and information on the subject deals with the lack of healthy food options available in low-income environments, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) Spay/Neuter Clinic has positioned itself as a community resource for local cat and dog owners. ... read more »
Garcetti Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Watts Riots
August 27, 2015
In a series of visits in Watts, the Mayor highlighted the strong community bonds formed in the aftermath of the unrest; honored the strength and visionary spirit of those who raised families and started businesses there; and paid tribute to those who have tirelessly served the community ... read more »
Days Of Dialogue: The Future of Policing encourages a New Vision and Citywide Accountability
August 27, 2015
On August 11, 2015, The Institute for Non Violence in Los Angeles and Days of Dialogue program kicked off a citywide discussion to address “The Future of Policing”. ... read more »
Louis Stokes, Ohio’s 1st Black Congressman, Remembered as Pioneer
August 27, 2015
Louis Stokes, Ohio's first elected black congressman and a founding member of the Congressional Black Caucus, died late Tuesday, his family announced. He was 90. ... read more »
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