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BBA Salutes Entertainment Industry Giants Avant and Bailey
June 29, 2017
In a nod to excellence and endurance, the Black Business Association (BBA) saluted the trailblazing careers of Clarence Avant and Lee Bailey, two major icons in the entertainment industry. ... read more »
Local Black Business Says Goodbye
June 29, 2017
After decades of success, Frank Denkins is closing the doors of L.A. Office Furniture ... read more »
L.A. Sentinel wins 4 NNPA Awards
June 29, 2017
The Los Angeles Sentinel reaped four honors in the 2017 National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) Merit Awards. ... read more »
Terrence McKelvey Talks Fiduciary Standard  
June 29, 2017
Terrence McKelvey gives his knowledge on money management and financial planning.  ... read more »
Metro Board Awards Largest Contract Ever to Small, Minority-Owned Businesses
June 29, 2017
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) was recently awarded a contract for $90.8 million to Kal Krishnan Consulting Services/Triunity Engineering & Management Joint Venture for program management support services. ... read more »
Black Wealth & White Wealth Explained in Less than 2 minutes
June 25, 2017
In this 2 minute animated video Attorney Antonio Moore details the difference between Black Wealth and White wealth in the United States of America. Moore uses several key pieces of data to show the entire way we have come to think about race, wealth, and equal access is wrong. ... read more / watch video »
County Helps Break Ground On First Phase of Affordable Housing Development In Lancaster
June 22, 2017
Officials from the Community Development Commission of the County of Los Angeles (CDC) joined Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger, and Abbey Road and Cloudbreak Communities, the Developers, to celebrate the groundbreaking of Antelope Valley Veterans and Families Imagine Village I (AV Imagine Village I), a three-story, 75-unit, multifamily affordable housing development that provides family housing for very low- and low-income households. ... read more »
Home Prices Continue to Rise in L.A. County
June 22, 2017
The median price of a home in Los Angeles County rose by 6.8 percent in May, compared with the same month a year earlier, while the number of homes sold jumped by 4.8 percent, a real estate information service announced Wednesday June 21. ... read more »
LeadersUp and USC team up to put 1,000 careers within reach for community members in South Los Angeles
June 16, 2017
LeadersUp is bringing its Net Opportunity Career Expo to South Los Angeles, connecting young adults and community members to 1,000 entry-level job opportunities with pathways to advancement from a cross-section of industries. ... read more »
City Continues to Debate Airbnb Regulations
June 15, 2017
Hundreds of people showed up to speak about a draft ordinance under consideration by the Planning and Land Use Management Committee, and for the first time, an overflow area was set up with an audio feed directly into the council chamber so that more people could voice their opinion. ... read more »
National Housing Wage
June 15, 2017
Fair market rent for a 1-bedroom is $1,261 a month, and $1,608 for a 2-bedroom, according to the report. ... read more »
Black Unemployment Rate Falls for the Wrong Reasons
June 15, 2017
Job Growth Slows, Black Workers Exit Labor Market in May ... read more »
L.A. County Celebrates Start of its Youth@Work Program
June 15, 2017
The program expects to help employ 20,000 youth this coming fiscal year starting July 1. ... read more »
Study: Los Angeles will Need More Than 164,000 New Apartments by 2030
June 15, 2017
The city of Los Angeles will need more than 164,000 new apartment units by 2030 to keep up with demand, according to a study released Monday by the National Multifamily Housing Council and the National Apartment Association. ... read more »
Ivie, McNeill & Wyatt Opens Leimert Park Office and Welcomes Two Attorneys 
June 15, 2017
Ivie, McNeill & Wyatt, the largest black-owned law firm in the nation and one of Southern California’s premier full-service law firms, has opened its Leimert Park office and added two attorneys to its team: Chaena Dade and Tiffany Rollins. ... read more »
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