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Ryan Twyman’s Family Speaks Out in the Wake of Recently Released Shooting Video
July 4, 2019
The family of an unarmed Black man shot by county sheriffs in Compton joined the Cochran Firm in a press conference June 20, in the wake of a recently released video documenting the incident. 24-year-old Ryan Twyman’s family said that the video made it clear that their loved one was murdered. What’s worse, they said, is the possibility that nothing will be done. ... read more »
$70M Magic Johnson Park Renovation Breaks Ground
March 14, 2019
The project, slated for completion in Fall 2020, includes a 20,000-square foot state-of-the-art community events center. ... read more »
Community Pride and Beautification Day
January 7, 2019
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the Community Partnership of Best Start Watts/Willowbrook has organized a Community Pride and Beautification Day in Willowbrook to serve as a day of remembrance and service.  Residents, community partners, and volunteers will come together to care for the environment, demonstrate community support, and keep Willowbrook a clean and beautiful place to live and work. ... read more »
Woman Pleads to Beating Elderly Man with Brick
December 27, 2018
A 30-year-old woman entered a no contest plea today for severely injuring a 91-year-old man with a brick in Willowbrook this summer, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced. ... read more »
Council Approves Renaming Rodeo Road Obama Boulevard
August 31, 2018
City Council President Herb Wesson proposed the name change last year and noted that then-candidate Obama held a campaign rally at Rancho Cienega Recreation Center on Rodeo Road in 2007. The 3.5-mile street runs from near the Culver City border east to Mid-City and is not to be confused with upscale Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills. ... read more »
Miracle’s Young Adult Entrepreneur Program Added to L.A. County’s Parks After Dark Agenda
June 13, 2018
Miracle’s YAEP classes commence the following week in the Watts Computer Learning Center equipped with 20 state of the art Workstations. Students will learn the building blocks of entrepreneurial success and leave with a preliminary business plan that includes entry strategies, management team building, marketing and finance as their deliverables at the end of the 9 month program. ... read more »
Compton College Accreditation Restored
June 15, 2017
The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges granted initial accreditation status to Compton College on Wednesday June 7. ... read more »
Compton Community College District Provisional Board of Trustee Member Appointed
November 2, 2016
The Compton Community College District (CCCD) Board of Trustees unanimously appointed Nicole J. Jones as a provisional board of trustee member for Trustee Area 2. ... read more »
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