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Mark Ridley-Thomas
Los Angeles Man Charged  with 1981 Cold Case Murder of Mark Ridley Thomas’ Brother
August 10, 2017
A 61-year-old man has been charged in the cold case murder of an insurance adjustor killed during a robbery at his South Los Angeles home in 1981, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced. ... read more »
Ridley-Thomas: ‘Healthcare is a Right, Not a Privilege. We Will Fight’
June 29, 2017
Four of the five members of the Board of Supervisors said Tuesday that the pending Senate bill to repeal Obamacare would be a damaging step backward for Los Angeles County. ... read more »
Foster Care Counts Honored Foster Parents & Children At 9th Annual Foster Mother’s Day Celebration
May 18, 2017
Foster Care Counts welcomed over 2,500 foster youth and their families at a celebration designed to give back to foster parents who dedicate their lives to helping children. ... read more »
Black surfers introduce new generations to the California Coastline
April 20, 2017
Over the last five years, BSC has hosted at least 30 people every weekend through their completely volunteer program. ... read more »
New Center Is Dedicated To Bringing Hope
March 15, 2017
Home for hope gets a new location in South Los Angeles ... read more »
Sentinel Endorses Yes on H
March 1, 2017
A human tragedy of major proportions has been growing steadily in Los Angeles County with no signs of declining, despite the slow but encouraging economic rebound from the Great Recession that hit our nation, state and local community with full force in 2009. ... read more »
Supervisors Promise Transparency in Homeless Tax Spending
February 9, 2017
Supervisors Mark Ridley-Thomas and Sheila Kuehl proposed "an inclusive planning process which draws on the experience, expertise and wisdom of cities, homeless service providers and experts, the faith and business communities, formerly homeless individuals and county departments." ... read more »
Xavier Thompson Poised To Bring Leadership to LA County Civilian Board
January 25, 2017
Five of the Civilian Oversight Commission members are Board-appointed.  Xavier L. Thompson is one of those persons, having been appointed by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas of the 2nd Supervisorial District.  Pastor Thompson is a man of integrity, honesty, and character; has record of community involvement and service; and the demonstrated ability to be fair, impartial, and unbiased stated Supervisor Ridley-Thomas. ... read more »
Top People of the Year
December 29, 2016
People who made an impact in 2016 ... read more / view gallery »
Supervisor Ridley-Thomas assumes Board chairmanship 
December 14, 2016
Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas on Tuesday December 6 became the chairman of the Board of Supervisors, expressing his commitment to “a progressive government that practices inclusivity, intentional civility and respect for the wide range of constituents we serve.” ... read more »
Congresswoman Hahn, Supervisor Ridley-Thomas and local leaders Urge Gov. Brown to #Fight4Homeless
October 12, 2016
“The homeless crisis has hit Los Angeles County hard, but we are not alone,” said Congresswoman Hahn. ... read more »
LA County Endorses LA City’s $1.2 Billion Bond Measure To Build Housing for the Homeless   
September 7, 2016
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors threw its support behind the City of Los Angeles’ $1.2-billion bond measure to build housing for the homeless. ... read more »
Day of Dialogue – Community Policing
August 3, 2016
Community stakeholders and Los Angeles Police Department officers held discussions on recent events involving law enforcement and officer-involved-shootings. ... read more »
Funding The Homeless Fight: Let The Voters Decide
July 13, 2016
Faced with what may be the most critical moral, civil rights and social justice issue of our time, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is considering asking voters to approve a tax to fund the fight against homelessness. ... read more »

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