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First lady pays visit to Homeboy Industries units

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — First lady Jill Biden visited Homeboy Bakery and Homegirl Café in Chinatown Sept. 16 for about a half-hour and...

State attorney general takes over Kuehl investigation

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The state Attorney General's Office has seized control of a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department investigation into allegations of...

Candidates for sheriff seek to impress voters in public forum

By Ray Richardson Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — A public safety forum Sept. 12 gave the Black community a chance to evaluate if Alex Villanueva should...

County homeless population increases by 4.1%

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The number of unhoused people in Los Angeles County has increased by 4.1% since 2020, with officials warning of...

Parents group seeks more shade on school campuses

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — A parents coalition is demanding more green space and shade on playgrounds in the Los Angeles Unified School District,...

9/11 anniversary observed at Southland events

Wave Staff and Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — On the 21st anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, city and county leaders gathered Sept. 11 for...

LAUSD back on line after weekend cyberattack

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Unified School District experienced a “fairly normal school day” Sept. 6 following a weekend cyberattack on...

Residents ‘Furious’ over ‘Fast X’ filming

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — A popular Hollywood film franchise has drawn the ire of the residents of a neighborhood who are saying they...

New mural celebrates ‘Black Mamba’

Wave Staff and Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Aug. 24 has become “Mamba Day” in Los Angeles, the day the city celebrates the life and...

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