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Kedren Health Promotes Black and Korean Unity
July 29, 2021
The latest vaccination clinic hosted by Kedren Health Center served as a unifying event between the Black and Korean communities in Los Angeles. ... read more »
Panel Explores Lessons of South L.A.’s Struggles and Successes
July 29, 2021
South Los Angeles has changed considerably over the last few decades and those variations were the main topic covered during the panel discussion entitled, “Is South L.A. Forging a New American Identity?” ... read more »
July 29, 2021
Board declares shortage level one; calls for voluntary reduction in water use ... read more »
Delta Variant Continues Surge, California Mandates Vaccine for State Workers
July 29, 2021
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) is reporting that the combination of low vaccination rates and unmasked individuals is giving the Delta variant momentum. The state is now calling for workers to get vaccinated or tested weekly. ... read more »
Albirther Frazier Lewis
July 29, 2021
Albirther Frazier Lewis was born December 19, 1933 to John Milton Frazier and Carrie Atkins in Mount Vernon, Alabama. Her mother passed away when she was a little girl. ... read more »
Councilman Curren Price Establishes $1 Million Emergency Relief Fund for Victims of the South LA Fireworks Blast 
July 29, 2021
On Wednesday, July 21, L.A. City Councilmember Curren Price unveiled details of a $1 Million emergency relief fund that will help District 9 victims of the LAPD fireworks explosion. The initiative draws from Price’s $21 million Reimagining Public Safety dollars and will provide immediate relief to impacted individuals and families.   ... read more »
A Day of Celebration in Compton at Lifeline Education Charter School ‘s Summer Bridge Program Graduation and Special Outdoor Products Backpack Giveaway
July 29, 2021
A day of celebration as Lifeline Education Charter School presented its Summer Bridge Program Graduation and Outdoor Products Backpack Giveaway recently in Compton, CA. ... read more »
Advocates: Internet Companies Must Partner With Ethnic Media to Close Digital Divide
July 29, 2021
Digital equity advocates – people who have been working for decades now to come up with solutions to narrow the divide between people who are connected to broadband and those who still aren’t – say Internet Service Providers (ISPs) must partner with the ethnic media to reach people in California who remain unconnected and under-connected to broadband service. ... read more »
Councilmember Ridley-Thomas Statement Regarding Mandating COVID-19 Vaccination for City Employees
July 29, 2021
“Plain and simple - vaccinations are the only way out of this pandemic." ... read more »
Cal Top Educator Tony Thurmond Says Schools on Track for Safe Reopening
July 29, 2021
California Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond says school districts across the state are prepared to open safely in the fall even as COVID-19 cases surge in California and around the country. The new spike in COVID-19 positive rates across the state are driven by infections involving the more contagious Delta variant. ... read more »
Leadership Legacy Fund Launched at AABLI Tribute
July 29, 2021
The Yvette Chappell-Ingram Leadership Legacy Fund was officially launched by the African American Board Leadership Institute (AABLI) at its recent tribute to the fund's namesake, who is retiring after ten years as AABLI's president and CEO. ... read more »
FOX 11 anchor and children’s advocate Christine Devine receives honorary doctorate at Cal State LA Commencement
July 29, 2021
Christine Devine, the award-winning evening news anchor at KTTV FOX 11 in Los Angeles and nationally recognized advocate for children, received an honorary doctorate on Monday during Commencement at Cal State LA.  ... read more »
Democratic donor convicted of offering drugs for sex; 2 died
July 28, 2021
A federal jury on Tuesday convicted a wealthy California political donor on charges he injected gay men with methamphetamine in exchange for sex, leading to two deaths and other overdoses. ... read more »
Biles withdraws from gymnastics final to protect team, self
July 27, 2021
The American star withdrew from the competition following one rotation, opening the door for the team of Russian athletes to win gold for the first time in nearly three decades. ... read more »
‘The greatest honor’: Osaka lights Olympic cauldron
July 27, 2021
The four-time Grand Slam winner lit the cauldron at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics on Friday. ... read more »

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