Saturday, November 26, 2022
Michael R. Benbow, Inglewood Resident, Passes Away
November 24, 2022
Michael Ralph Benbow, a longtime resident and civic leader of Inglewood, passed away recently. He was 73-years-old. ... read more »
Frank Davie, World of Curls Founder, Succumbs
November 24, 2022
Frank Davie, who transformed haircare in the Black community in the 1970s and 1980s, was called home to be with the Lord on November 10. ... read more »
SoCalGas CEO Scott Drury Named 2022 CEO Diversity Champion
November 24, 2022
Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) recently announced that Chief Executive Officer Scott Drury was named 2022 CEO Diversity Champion by the Southern California Minority Supplier Development Council (SCMSDC), which represents more than 1,500 certified minority-owned businesses and is the leading minority business certifying organization in Southern California.  ... read more »
Golden State Could Have $25 Billion Deficit in 2023-24 Fiscal Year
November 24, 2022
California’s government may have a faceoff with a $25 billion budget shortfall in the upcoming fiscal year as tax revenues decline, according to a report issued by the state’s nonpartisan Legislative Analyst’s Office (LAO). ... read more »
DPSS Kicks-Off Adopt-A-Family Campaign
November 24, 2022
The Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) Toy Loan and Volunteer Services Program is gearing up to host the annual Adopt-A-Family Program, the much-anticipated holiday campaign to bring joy to over 1,000 low-income families receiving DPSS benefits and services. ... read more »
Dining Out Options for Thanksgiving Soul Food Around California
November 24, 2022
Thanksgiving is here and we can choose from a diverse menu of food options that we prepare at home or we can try to enjoy those options dining out. ... read more »
Special Needs Network Inc. Celebrates their 16th Annual Evening Under The Stars
November 24, 2022
On Thursday, November 17th, Special Needs Network Inc. (SNN) celebrated their 16th annual gala “Evening Under the Stars” in the heart of Los Angeles at The Beehive (1000 E. 60th St.). ... read more »
Hazel Harris Salutes Others at 80th Birthday Celebration 
November 24, 2022
At the classy Create The Lab venue, Hazel Carmack Harris invited nearly 200 people to a masquerade party for her 80th birthday.   However, instead of celebrating her eighth decade, the retired educator and community advocate saluted four people she described as “making the city of Los Angeles a better place to live.”  ... read more »
Blaxploitation Legend Wins Another Guinness World Record at 79
November 24, 2022
Legendary Blaxploitation actress Jeanie “Annie” Bell Judis (“Mean Streets,” “TNT Jackson,” “Trouble Man”) has won the Guinness World Record for Oldest Competitive Rope Skipper at the age of 79. She has beat her own record. ... read more »
A Bill of Rights for Long-Term Care Residents
November 24, 2022
Amid acute staffing shortages made worse by Covid advocates for older adults say more needs to be done to protect the rights of residents in California’s long-term care facilities. ... read more »
Panel Discuss Supreme Court Case Threatening End of Affirmative Action
November 24, 2022
A webinar hosted by ChangeLawyers, American Constitution Society (ACS) Bay Area, and Equal Justice Society was held on Nov. 15 to discuss the possible outcomes of the United States Supreme Court’s pending decision in the case Students for Fair Admissions (SFFA) v. ... read more »
Here’s What to Ask When Saving for the Unexpected
November 24, 2022
Saving money is the first line of defense to financial wellness, especially when the unexpected happens. While nobody can predict the future, everyone can prepare for it. ... read more »
L.A. Residents Help Walk to End Alzheimer’s Raise $1.71 Million
November 24, 2022
Nearly 5,400 residents from across seven Southern California counties participated in one of 13 Alzheimer’s Association Walks to End Alzheimer’s California series events in their local communities.  ... read more »
UC Academics Picket Campuses in Largest Strike of the Year
November 24, 2022
Around 48,000 academic workers at all 10 University of California (UC) campuses went on strike Nov.14, shutting down classrooms and research laboratories in the largest employee walkout at any academic institution in history. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Stephan Blaylock
November 24, 2022
UCLA senior defensive back Stephan Blaylock is one of the leaders of the Bruins football team. A veteran of the program, he has played 54 games over five seasons with the Bruins. ... read more »

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