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Paramount, Bellflower officials rethink traditional events

Wave Staff Report PARAMOUNT — The city will still celebrate Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas and will honor veterans, but the events will be different this...

Body cameras would not have saved Kizzee

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT By Earl Ofari Hutchinson Contributing Columnist Within hours after Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies gunned down Dijon Kizzee, I and other Los Angeles civil...

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...

County considers restructuring homeless authority

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The county Board of Supervisors has voted to consider restructuring the agency that manages hundreds of millions of dollars...

New program links colleges to job training opportunities

Wave Staff and Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti has announced the L.A. College Promise Works initiative, which will connect community college students...

Rams quarterback donates books, backpacks to students

Wave Staff Report INGLEWOOD — In an effort to help level the educational playing field for Inglewood youth, Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff has...

Local crypto currency business manages to survive pandemic

By John W. Davis Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD — A black woman-owned business is prompting the adoption of crypto currency in Inglewood.  Najah Roberts founded Crypto Blockchain Plug...

Inglewood creates $2 million COVID-19 relief fund

By John W. Davis Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD — The city of Inglewood is creating a $2 million COVID-19 Relief Fund to help residents impacted by the...

Owners Of Malik Books Rebound From COVID-19

BALDWIN HILLS — When the coronavirus hit last March and people were mandated to shelter in place, Malik Books, an independent, black-owned bookstore located...

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Plans to widen freeway delayed over home removal plan

By Alfredo Santana Contributing Writer DOWNEY — A plan to widen the San Gabriel River (605) Freeway could bulldoze up to 257 homes in Downey, as...

Hollywood neighborhood council opposes homeless ‘camping’ law

By Juliet Bennett Rylah Contributing Writer HOLLYWOOD — The Hollywood Studio District Neighborhood Council has gone on record in opposition to a Los Angeles City Council...

Lakers rebuild roster for another championship run

SPORTS DIGEST By Don Wanlass Contributing Writer Anyone who thought the Lakers wound stand pat this offseason and keep as much of its championship roster together as...

BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: Monica chosen 2020 ‘Soul Train Awards’ Lady of Soul

By Bill Vaughan Entertainment Writer Grammy Award-winning singer, actress, philanthropist and entrepreneur Monica will be honored at the “2020 Soul Train Awards” headed our way Nov....