South Los Angeles

Reopening LAUSD schools won’t be easy, superintendent says

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Unified School District is looking at options to reopen schools when it is safe to do so...

City Council members recommend Ginsberg statue

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — Three City Council members filed a motion to have a statue erected in honor of the late U.S. Supreme...

State prison guards target South L.A. legislator in ad

By Ben Christopher CalMatters SACRAMENTO — Maybe you saw the video on Facebook before it was deleted: Glen Stailey, president of the state prison guards’ union, rails...

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...

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...

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Two City Council seats at stake in Culver City

City also has ballot measures on rent control, sales tax increase Wave Staff Report LOS ANGELES — After months of campaigning, debates and mailboxes filled with...

Residents line up to receive flu shots outside library

By Cynthia Gibson Contributing Writer CULVER CITY — The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health administered a record number of flu vaccines during a free...

County reveals new look for Rosa Parks transit center

By Sue Favor Contributing Writer WILLOWBROOK — The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority debuted the new Rosa Parks Customer Center and Transit Court in Oct....

Blacks aren’t about to save Trump at the polls

By Jesse Jackson Sr. Guest Columnist If a lie is repeated often enough, the truth may never catch up. Donald Trump understands this better than anyone,...