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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...

Community Claims Victory In Shopping Center Battle

BALDWIN HILLS — Black community leaders took a victory lap this week in response to the news that CIM Group, a Los Angeles-based real...

CIM Group Backs Out Of Plans To Buy Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza

LOS ANGELES — Developer CIM Group has backed out of plans to buy the iconic Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza shopping center, following pressure from...

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‘Do you think the November election will be fair?’

STREET BEAT Govanna M. Los Angeles “I don’t think it will be fair because of the president. I think that he’s doing everything in his power to...

Mall owner asks county to allow reopenings

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — One day after a group of business owners filed a federal lawsuit against Los Angeles County, challenging its COVID-19-related...

California boosts COVID-19 workplace safety rules

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer L.A.’s Al Fresco program, which launched in May to help restaurants quickly adapt to outdoor dining, has been paused by city...

Free ride ends for Culver CityBus passengers

By Cynthia Gibson Contributing Writer CULVER CITY — The city’s bus service resumed collecting fares Sept. 14 after providing free rides for passengers since March 18. The...