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BOOK CORNER: Cartoon-style book shares substitute teaching journeys

By Marissa Wells Contributing Writer “Mrs. White’s Sub Snips” by Laura Moss White is a funny, new, cartoon-style book based on the author’s real-life journey as...

New book offers tools to aid in conversations around race

BOOK CORNER By Marissa Wells Contributing Writer “Nobody Wants to Talk About It: Race, Identity and The Difficulties in Forging Meaningful Conversations,” by Michael Sidney Fosberg, chronicles...

BOOK CORNER: Kobe Bryant co-authors ‘Geese Are Never Swans’

Wave Staff Report Granity Studios has released “Geese Are Never Swans,” created by the late NBA legend Kobe Bryant. This new novel, written in collaboration...

BOOK CORNER: Author shares her method of reaching intimacy in new book

By Marissa Wells, Contributing Writer “The Future of Sex,” by Karina Velasco and Lawrence Lanoff, is a new guide book that will send readers on a...

BOOK CORNER: Author writes new fantasy novel ‘Sage’

By Marissa Wells, Contributing Writer Sage, a businesswoman, wife, mother and insomniac, lives life on the edge. She finds herself leading a dual existence as she shifts...

BOOK CORNER: Designer-turned author shares tips in ‘The Top 15 Mistakes’

By Marissa Wells, Contributing Writer “The Top 15 Mistakes a #DesignBoss Would Never Make,” by Nikki Chu and Monica Wilcox, is an exciting book for new...

BOOK CORNER: ‘Queen of the Negro Leagues’ tells the story of Effa Manley

By Victoria Moore, Contributing Writer Based on the colorful, eccentric life of Effa Manley, co-owner of the baseball team the Newark Eagles, “Queen of the Negro...

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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...