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Remembering our Ancestors and Securing our Future at Festival of Masks
June 30, 2022
Leimert Park’s “Day of the Ancestors: Festival of Masks” focused on strategies and practices from across the African Diaspora to promote healing, wellness, intergenerational connection, and a strengthened sense of belonging. ... read more »
Celebrate Safely on This Fourth of July
June 30, 2022
As we prepare to celebrate Independence Day, many of us plan to fire up the grill, cool off at the beach, or spend quality time with our families and friends. ... read more »
H.O.M.E. Fair Offers Family Activities 
June 23, 2022
Consolidated Board of Realtists and West Angeles Community Development Corporation will will host an in-person H.O.M.E. (Home Ownership Made Easy) Fair on Saturday, June 25, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  ... read more »
Lura’s Kitchen, Inc. Lends Support to CCCF’s Tower Project 
June 23, 2022
 “The Sweetness of Doing Good” -  The Lura’s Kitchen Inc. philanthropy program has added the restoration of the Bell Tower and Cross at the Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship to its list of worthy projects to lend its support.  ... read more »
Chesapeake Tenants Win Inspection of Unsafe Conditions at Apartment Complex 
June 9, 2022
On June 6, the Los Angeles County Health Department and Los Angeles City Code Enforcement began conducting the inspection of the 425-unit Chesapeake Apartment complex, located on Obama Blvd. in the Baldwin Hills/Crenshaw area.  ... read more »
How Intergenerational Programs Benefit Everyone
June 8, 2022
The population of adults aged 50+ is growing rapidly. ... read more »
Father Forever Delivers Flowers to Senior Moms on Mother’s Day
May 18, 2022
Senior moms residing at West Angeles Villas in South L.A. received rose bouquets on Mother’s Day, May 8, thanks to the generosity of A Father Forever nonprofit group. ... read more »
Playwright Brandi Kesselman gives Homeless Community a Voice with Short Film, Under The Freeway
May 18, 2022
The homeless crisis in Los Angeles has skyrocketed over the past few years, and continues to grow. ... read more »
Here’s a Mother’s Day Gift Guide for 2022
May 4, 2022
It goes without saying that Mother’s Day is 360 days a year, but since it’s only officially celebrated one day a year, it’s a good idea to go all out to find those unique gifts.  Here are a few choices that we feel will make her special day, even more special.  ... read more »
Focus on Youth Justice – From Incarceration to Care
April 27, 2022
On KCET’s series about youth justice, Kevin Rodas, a member of the Arts and Healing Justice Network (AHJN or The Network) in Los Angeles, said this about his job in delivery services, “I just go home feeling good about myself. I try to carry myself with the utmost respect.” ... read more »
Legendary GTA Voice-Over Actor Shawn ‘Solo’ Fonteno Speaks his Truth in New ‘Game Changer’ Memoir
April 14, 2022
At the peak of the crack epidemic in the 1980s, Solo used this time to make large profit with a consistent demand for the highly addictive substance. At the risk of his health, community, and family, Solo succumbed to a life that came with a guaranteed threat to everything he loved. ... read more »
Simple Ways to Deal With Anxiety 
April 14, 2022
Ever found yourself anxious on a day-to-day basis dealing with the same emotions everyday? It is completely normal to have this feeling, especially with being in a global pandemic that has changed the way we live and interact with one another everyday. ... read more »
Crenshaw Skate Club Collaborates with the LA Clippers for a Limited-Edition Collection 
April 7, 2022
The Los Angeles Clippers has collaborated with the Crenshaw Skate Club (CSC), a L.A.-based clothing brand that represents the SoCal skateboarding culture, to release a limited-edition collection.   ... read more »
New Production Company ‘8bitclosedfist’ Creates Home for all Blerds!
April 7, 2022
8bitclosedfist founder, Ronell Crawford, wanted to create a space where the Blerd community could feel at home. ... read more / view gallery »
Global Pandemic Hurts Students and Academics
April 6, 2022
Ever since the pandemic started, we have seen major changes in our everyday lifestyles. From the way people gathered in different places, to sporting events, and even remote and in-person jobs. ... read more »

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