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SCAQMD Seeks Community’s Help in Fight for Clean Air
January 30, 2020
More than 50 years ago, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. fought for civil rights for all people.  Today, the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) is fighting for air equality.  ... read more / view gallery »
Compton Hosts Historical Know Your Rights Legal Forum
December 12, 2019
On Saturday, Dec. 7, the City of Compton hosted a historical Know Your Rights Legal Forum at the Douglas Dollarhide Community Center featuring Compton Mayor Aja Brown, The Cochran Firm’s managing partner attorney Brian Dunn, civil rights attorney and O.J. Simpson defense attorney Carl Douglas and his partner Jamon Hicks along with Ivie, McNeil and Wyatt immigration attorney Margarette Mow. The two-hour-long panel was moderated by Compton City Attorney Damon M. Brown and featured the dos and don’ts of interacting with the police and immigration officers.  The forum is first of several criminal justice reform discussions the City of Compton plans to host to empower its residents. ... read more »
Biddy Mason Celebration Honors FAME Founder and Today’s Millennials
July 31, 2019
Several enterprising young people will be recognized at the 5th Annual “A Call for Boldness Biddy Mason Unsung Shero Legacy Celebration.” The event is set for Saturday, ... 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 »
Compton Mayor Aja Brown Announces Run for Congress 
March 8, 2018
Compton Mayor Aja Brown announced Thursday that she is a Democratic candidate for Congress in California’s 44th District.  ... read more »
Disney Film ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ Comes to Compton 
March 8, 2018
Magic, adventure, and excitement filled the air last week 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.”  ... read more »
Master P, Romeo, Baron Davis Spread Holiday Cheer in Compton As Part of Mayor’s 5th Annual Toy Giveaway
December 21, 2017
Compton Mayor Aja Brown and Councilwoman Emma Sharif along with a host of celebrities brought Christmas to Compton. ... read more »
Compton Mayor’s Statement on Charges Filed 
October 12, 2017
Against Four Suspects in 2016 Shooting Death of One-Year-Old  ... read more »
Compton Mayor’s Statement on Charges Filed Against Four Suspects in 2016 Shooting Death of One-Year-Old
October 5, 2017
The following statement is from Compton Mayor Aja Brown on the announcement of criminal charges being filed against four suspects in the 2016 shooting death of one-year-old Autumn Johnson ... read more »
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