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United State of Women Summit Shines Spotlight on Black Women 
May 10, 2018
The United States of Women is an initiative started under the Obama Administration which is designed for any woman who sees the need for a different America for all women to survive and thrive — and wants to work collectively to achieve it.  ... read more »
Compton Mayor Aja Brown Withdraws from Congressional Run
April 5, 2018
“Today, I am announcing that I am withdrawing my candidacy to represent the 44th Congressional District. ... read more »
Ava DuVernay hosts screening of “A Wrinkle in Time” for Compton youth titled, “A Wrinkle in Compton”
March 28, 2018
Magic, adventure, and excitement filled the air at Dollarhide Community Center where over 300 local middle school students arrived to watch a private screening of the new Disney film, “A Wrinkle in Time.” The event titled "A Wrinkle in Compton," was held in the City of Compton and hosted by the city’s very own Mayor Aja Brown and the film’s award-winning director Ava DuVernay. ... read more / watch video »
Memorial Set for Doris Davis, Compton’s First Black Female Mayor
March 1, 2018
Memorial Set for Doris Davis, Compton’s First Black Female Mayor ... read more »
Compton Mayor Aja Brown Stands Strong on Election Night  
April 19, 2017
The City of Compton election results will not be finalized until April 27. There are approximately 1,713 ballots that still need to be counted. These votes include provisional ballots, vote by mail and ballot drop offs. ... read more »
Mayor Aja Brown and YGs 4Hundred Waze Foundation Host Inaugural Compton Fun Fridays for Local Youth
March 22, 2017
Compton Mayor Aja Brown along with rapper YG’s 4Hundred Waze Foundation hosted the first Compton Fun Fridays for local youth on Fri. Mar. 17 at the Dollarhide Community Center.  ... read more »
NBA’s Baron Davis Created the Black Santa Company
December 21, 2016
The brand does more than sell apparel, but encourages the importance of diversity and creativity. ... read more »
Mayor Aja Brown’s Statement on Metro’s $30M in Safety Upgrades to Blue Line Corridor
November 10, 2016
"I commend Metro’s Executive Board and Chief Executive Officer Phil Washington for putting the safety of our residents and those who travel through and to Compton first." --Mayor Aja Brown ... read more »
Compton Mayor’s Statement on Los Angeles Sheriff’s Human Trafficking Operation
October 5, 2016
"The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Compton Station Human Trafficking Task Force rescued two minors during an operation conducted on Long Beach Boulevard" -Aja Brown ... read more »
March 24, 2016
Taking a look into the leading ladies of the state. ... read more / view gallery »
Mayor’s Healthy Compton Initiative Kicks Off 90-Day Community Fitness Challenge
March 10, 2016
On March 12, Compton Mayor Aja Brown’s Healthy Compton initiative will kick off a free 90-Day Community Fitness Challenge. Healthy Compton is a citywide fitness initiative created by Mayor Brown aimed to increase physical activity and promote a healthy lifestyle for anyone who lives, plays, or works in Compton. ... read more »
$25,000 Reward Offered for Baby Killer’s Arrest
February 25, 2016
The Compton City Council has voted 5-0 to authorize a $25,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever was responsible for killing 1-year-old Autumn Johnson, ... read more »
Why Kendrick Lamar Is Having The Best Week Ever
February 17, 2016
Kendrick Lamar is having a whirlwind week. On Saturday, February 13th, the Compton native was honored by Mayor Aja Brown with the key to the city. Thousands showed up in Lamar’s honor, which is a testament to his selfless commitment to bettering his community. ... read more »
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