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APLA health holds virtual AIDS Walk, plans new facilities

MAKING A DIFFERENCE By Darlene Donloe Contributing Writer APLA Health, a staple in Baldwin Hills since 2013, recently held its first-ever virtual AIDS Walk Los Angeles fundraising...

Library offers virtual tutoring, job prep

L.A. DIGEST Wave Staff Report SOUTH LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Public Library and local nonprofit Dynasty United Youth Association have launched a new program...

Reopening schools is risky proposition, LAUSD chief says

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — As Los Angeles Unified School District students continue to learn in virtual classrooms, the superintendent reiterated Sept. 14 that...

Foundation’s goal is to help children stay healthy

MAKING A DIFFERENCE By Darlene Donloe Contributing Writer When Michele Hall, the president, and CEO of the enCourage Kids Foundation talks about the organization, it’s clear she’s...

Black Business Expo to be held online

Staff and Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — “Success Post-COVID-19: Navigating Our New Next” is this year’s theme for the Los Angeles Black Business Expo. Hundreds of...

Buck seeks bail hearing while pleading not guilty to new charges

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — California political donor Ed Buck pleaded not guilty Sept. 4 to an updated indictment charging him with multiple felonies,...

ELAC instructor appointed to Police Commission

From City News Service LOS ANGELES — The City Council has unanimously confirmed East Los Angeles community activist and public policy expert Maria “Lou” Calanche...

Guardado family sues county citing unreasonable force

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The parents of an 18-year-old man shot to death near Gardena in June by a Los Angeles County sheriff's...

Urban Tech Connect will be virtual affair this year

By Alysha Conner Contributing Writer SOUTH LOS ANGELES — A technology conference designed to bridge the gap for under-represented communities, will rely on the latest technology advances...

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An uptick in LA’s COVID-19 cases may be the outcome of Labor Day outings

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer There’s been a recent uptick in L.A. County’s coronavirus cases over the past four days. Officials say this may reflect...

Attorney calls Dijon Kizzee’s killing ‘an execution’

By 2UrbanGirls Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — Dismissing the sheriff's department release of videos and information surrounding the Westmont shooting of Dijon Kizzee by two deputies...

No new developments reported in shooting of deputies

Wave Wire Services COMPTON — Sheriff’s department officials said there were no new developments in the search for the gunman who wounded two Los Angeles...

BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: Janelle Monáe fights enslavement in ‘Antebellum’

By Bill Vaughan Entertainment Writer After a pandemic-delayed release, the racially charged thriller “Antebellum,” starring Janelle Monáe, is now here from Lionsgate and QC Entertainment— the...