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City Council votes to reestablish city youth council

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — Three Los Angeles City Council members have introduced a motion to create a youth council similar to one created...

Helping homeless families is the mission of SOFESA

MAKING A DIFFERENCE By Darlene Donloe Contributing Writer SOFESA, a nonprofit dedicated to helping homeless and low-income families in Southern California, believes that in order to solve...

City libraries offer WiFi service from parking lots

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — The coronavirus pandemic has forced many Southern Californians to obey stay at home orders, but library lovers may...

Judge rules D.A. can’t tell prosecutors to ignore laws

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — A judge ruled mostly in favor of the Association of Deputy District Attorneys for Los Angeles County in a...

Judge wants answers in homelessness lawsuit

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — A judge Feb. 8 attempted to cut through what he suggested was “deliberate indifference” and possible systemic racism that...

Councilman proposes suit to force schools to reopen

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — Following through on a move he announced last week, City Councilman Joe Buscaino introduced a motion Feb. 9 that...

This Week in Black History

Feb. 8, 1986 Stanford student Debi Thomas becomes the first black skater to win the women’s singles of the U.S. National Figure Skating Championship. In...

LAUSD provides one million meals during pandemic

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Unified School District has announced that it has provided more than 100 million meals to students...

Judge overseeing homeless suit calls special meeting

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The federal judge overseeing attempts to resolve the homelessness crisis in Los Angeles has called an urgent meeting Feb....

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