Compton Mayor Emma Sharif

Compton Job Fair Makes Mayor Emma Sharif’s Vision a Reality

Compton Mayor Emma Sharif envisioned bringing three entities – Compton Unified School District, the City of Compton, and Compton College – together to have a job fair.  And those three entities collaborated to make Sharif’s idea became a reality.

Dr. Gerald Higginbotham’s Life Mission is Spelled FREEDOM

Black History Month is an excellent time to focus on some of the good that God is doing in our city, our surrounding geographical areas, nation states, on the continent of Africa, in Bermuda and around the globe, through the visionary leadership of Dr. Gerald A. Higginbotham.

HUD’s Region IX Co-Hosts House Party in Compton

The U.S. Housing and Urban Development Department recently sponsored a house party with the Neighborhood Housing Services (NHS) of Los Angeles County.  The event, held on September 2 at the NHS Center for Sustainable Communities, coincided with the monthly Compton Farmer’s Market.

No Leads in Fatal Shooting of Compton Pastor

Pastor Reggie Moore, an associate minister at God of Christ Church in Compton, was fatally shot on October 24 near his church. According to the L.A. Sheriff’s Department, there are no suspects, motive, or vehicle description in the homicide.