Friday, March 23, 2018
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Mothers In Action & Taste of Soul Team-Up with Local Organizations to Host 5th Annual South Los Angeles Community Recycling/Clean Up Event
March 22, 2018
The free recycling event will be held in front of the Los Angeles Sentinel Newspaper from 9:00am- 12:30pm and waste disposal ends at 3:00pm. ... read more »
Snoop Dogg Goes One-On-One, Talks New Gospel Album, ‘Bible of Love’
March 22, 2018
Rap Icon discusses highly anticipated gospel album, marijuana legalization, Snoop Youth Football League and gang culture. ... read more »
Celebration of Life: Bettye Lou Smith Holliday
March 22, 2018
Bettye was an educator in the Compton Unified School District and in the Pasadena Unified School District. ... read more »
The California African American Museum receives significant gift of art from Gordon W. Bailey Collection
March 22, 2018
The paintings, sculptures, and mixed media works that comprise Bailey’s gift to CAAM are by African American artists ... read more »
Haitians sue Trump administration over immigration policy
March 22, 2018
Haitian immigrants are suing President Donald Trump and Homeland Security officials, alleging racism influenced a decision to end a program allowing them to live and work legally in the U.S. after disasters in their home country. ... read more »
NNPA Torch Awards Honor Icons During Black Press Week 2018
March 22, 2018
Rep. Barbara Lee, General Motors’ James Farmer, and Third Baptist Church Pastor Amos C. Brown Receive 2018 NNPA Torch Awards ... read more »
South L.A. Prostitute Pleads Not Guilty to Federal Sex Trafficking Charges
March 22, 2018
Melanie Denae Williams, known as “Pretty Hoe” on social media, could face a possible maximum sentence of life in federal prison. ... read more »
Non-Profit ‘Educating Young Minds’ Hosts Open House for Brand New Facility in Crenshaw District 
March 22, 2018
 “Our system is not set up for us to succeed,” philanthropist and entertainment attorney Virgil Roberts emphasized at the Open house for the non-profit learning center, “Educating Young Minds(EYM)” on Saturday, March 17th.   ... read more »
Jones-Sawyer Honors Anderson as Woman of the Year
March 22, 2018
Assemblymember Reginald Jones-Sawyer named Bobbie Jean Anderson, a longtime Los Angeles community activist, as the 59th Assembly District’s 2018 Woman of the Year. ... read more »
Inglewood Hosts Scoping Meeting for New Entertainment Center 
March 22, 2018
The city of Inglewood hosted a scoping meeting on the proposed Inglewood Basketball and Entertainment Center March 12 – a key milestone in the environmental review process to decide whether the LA Clippers should be allowed to build a new arena and corporate headquarters in Inglewood.   ... read more »
Senators Doug Jones and Kamala Harris Secure Robust Funding Increase for HBCUs
March 21, 2018
U.S. Senators Doug Jones (D-Ala.) and Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) today announced that Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) will receive a 14-percent increase in federal funding in the Senate’s omnibus spending bill, from $244.7 million in FY17 to $279.6 million in FY18. The funding increase follows a request made by Senators Jones and Harris last month in a letter to the leadership of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies. Their letter was supported by 12 of their Senate colleagues and is copied below. ... read more »
Sen. Holly J. Mitchell urges high school juniors and seniors to apply NOW for free youth-leadership program
March 16, 2018
Sen. Holly J. Mitchell urges high school juniors and seniors to apply for free youth-leadership program at CSU Dominquez Hills. Deadline to apply: May 1, 2018. Details ... read more / watch video »
Long Beach State University’s Sistahs-On-Campus Celebrates Women’s History Month
March 15, 2018
The “Nevertheless she persisted…” exhibit featured photographic portraits and the inspirational quotes of honorees nominated ... read more »
Congresswoman Barragan Gets Overwhelming Support of Black Leaders 
March 15, 2018
Congresswoman Nanette Barragan’s endorsement list reads like a Who’s Who of African American Political Leaders both locally and nationally.  ... read more »
Tenants Facing Eviction in South L.A. Receive Lowball Offer from Owner
March 15, 2018
Woman at center of room-for-rent scandal bragged about opening nine other homes ... read more »

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