Monday, August 15, 2022
Stretch of Hollywood Boulevard Closed for Nipsey Hussle Star Ceremony
August 15, 2022
Hollywood Boulevard was closed between Gower Street and Argyle Avenue today to accommodate the expected large crowd for the unveiling of a Hollywood Walk of Fame star honoring slain rapper Nipsey Hussle. ... read more »
Nurse in Deadly LA Crash Facing Six Murder Charges 
August 11, 2022
A nurse from Houston accused of running a red light and speeding into a Windsor Hills intersection -- sparking a fiery chain-reaction crash that killed six people, including a pregnant mother, her infant son and unborn baby -- remains held without bail after being charged with six counts of murder.  ... read more »
Council Members Seek Report on Controller Suspending Ridley-Thomas’ Pay 
August 11, 2022
Members of the Los Angeles City Council continue to question whether City Controller Ron Galperin had the legal authority to cut Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas' pay and benefits after Ridley-Thomas was suspended from the council last year, with the latest motion filed on August 9 by Councilman Curren Price.  ... read more »
MIA Hosts 24th Annual Back To School Event August 13th  
August 11, 2022
On August 13th, Mothers In Action will be hosting their 24th annual Back-To-School at Exposition Park, 3998 Hoover St. Los Angeles, CA 90037).   ... read more »
STEP Fund Launces to Prevent Homelessness
August 11, 2022 is proud to announce the official launch of its homelessness prevention program: The STEP Fund (Short-Term Eviction Prevention Fund). The program provides no-fee, 0% interest, non-punitive loans of up to $2,500 to low-income LA residents at risk of eviction. ... read more »
Op-Ed: Gov. Newsom, State Legislators Must Act to Protect, Empower Fast Food Workers  
August 4, 2022
In January, Alejandro Garcia, a cashier, was shot and killed while working at a Taco Bell drive-thru in South L.A. He was working alongside his 19-year old son.  ... read more »
Assemblymember Reggie Jones-Sawyer Addresses 2-22 African American Leaders for Tomorrow
August 4, 2022
Recently, California State Assemblymember Reggie Jones-Sawyer (D-South Los Angeles) addressed the 2022 African American Leaders for Tomorrow (AALT) cohort at the California African American Museum (CAAM) in Exposition Park. ... read more »
Boys and Girls Club Ramona Gardens Teach Youth About Baseball
August 4, 2022
On the weekend before the MLB All-Star Game, the Boys and Girls Club of Ramona Gardens partnered with Nike to host a sports camp for the youth in Boyle Heights. ... read more »
CD 10 Community Voices Big Support for Heather Hutt 
August 4, 2022
As word spread that Heather Hutt is now the Caretaker for Council District 10, residents throughout the region voiced their support for her appointment.   ... read more »
Rams Super Bowl LVI Championship Ring is Fabulous!
August 4, 2022
The Los Angeles Rams received their Super Bowl LVI championship ring, and it is quite fabulous! ... read more »
Newsom Takes Action To Keep Californians Safe From Gun Violence
August 4, 2022
Last Thursday, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed several bills focused on addressing gun violence. ... read more »
Heather Hutt Named CD 10 Caretaker 
July 28, 2022
Council President Nury Martinez officially designated Heather Hutt as the Caretaker for Council District 10 on July 20.  Martinez made the appointment following the temporary restraining order issued by Superior Court Judge Mary Strobel on July 19, which temporarily prevents Councilmember Herb Wesson from serving as the district representative.  ... read more »
Los Angeles Clippers Intuit Dome Reaches Construction Milestone
July 28, 2022
Construction on the Dome is a daily collaboration with all trade partners including the Los Angeles Clippers and the financial software company Intuit. ... read more »
Pasadena Councilman John J. Kennedy Dies
July 21, 2022
Pasadena City Councilman John J. Kennedy, who served on the council for nearly a decade, died today of unspecified causes, according to the city. ... read more »
County Presents Bruce’s Beach Deed to Heirs of Property Taken From Black Couple
July 21, 2022
Los Angeles County officials on July 20 presented the deed to prime California oceanfront property to the heirs of a Black couple who built a beach resort for African Americans but were harassed and finally stripped of the land nearly a century ago. ... read more »

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