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L.A. DIGEST: Academy Museum hires Jacqueline Stewart

Staff and Wire Reports BEVERLY HILLS — The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures announced Oct. 19 that scholar, programmer, and educator Jacqueline Stewart has been...

Norwalk trash-hauling fee hike takes effect in November

By Arnold Adler Contributing Writer NORWALK — Residents will see a trash-hauling rate increase on their November billing following action by the City Council Oct. 20. The...

Bellflower school district fights county over finances

By Arnold Adler Contributing Writer DOWNEY — In an unusual legal case, the Los Angeles County Office of Education is, in effect, telling the Bellflower Unified...

CCUSD named third most diverse district in state

Wave Staff Report CULVER CITY — Niche, a website that helps parents discover schools and neighborhoods that are right for them, has named Culver City...

Slauson Ventures offers mentorships for Black entrepreneurs

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer SOUTH LOS ANGELES — In September, six innovative creatives and business owners from all over the country collaborated to launch Slauson...

Attorney awaits sentencing for ‘lawyering while black’

By Darlene Donloe Contributing Writer For attorney Jaaye Person-Lynn, Jan. 10, 2019, was an unforgettable, life-changing day. It started out just like any other day, but by...

Residents outraged over Exide bankruptcy plan 

By Ashley Orona Contributing Writer VERNON — A federal court’s decision Oct. 16 to allow Exide to abandon its contaminated battery-recycling facility — putting taxpayers on...

West Hollywood seeks input on Hart Park improvements

Independent Staff Report WEST HOLLYWOOD — The city is seeking input from residents on site improvements for William S. Hart Park. The city will conduct a...

West Hollywood to offer drive-through trick-or-treating

NEWS ROUNDUP By Juliet Bennett Rylah Contributing Writer WEST HOLLYWOOD — The city will host a free drive-through trick-or-treating event for families from 2 to 5 p.m....

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US hits highest peak of new COVID-19 cases since July

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer Yesterday, the U.S. recorded 71,671 new cases of the coronavirus — the highest since July. — NPR A backlog of 2,000 cases in...

Academy Museum hires programming officer

Wave Wire Services BEVERLY HILLS — The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures announced Oct. 19 that scholar, programmer and educator Jacqueline Stewart has been named...

L.A. DIGEST: Academy Museum hires Jacqueline Stewart

Staff and Wire Reports BEVERLY HILLS — The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures announced Oct. 19 that scholar, programmer, and educator Jacqueline Stewart has been...

Norwalk trash-hauling fee hike takes effect in November

By Arnold Adler Contributing Writer NORWALK — Residents will see a trash-hauling rate increase on their November billing following action by the City Council Oct. 20. The...