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Business provides high quality salads in food desert

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — If you happen to visit the Wellington Farmers Market on Washington Boulevard on a Sunday, you will encounter...

A year later, Spicer declared winner of Compton council race

Wave Staff Report COMPTON — Andre Spicer was sworn in as a member of the Compton City Council May 31, five days after a Superior...

SPOTLIGHT ON L.A.: Compton museum takes young people to new heights

By Darlene Donloe Conbtributing Writer Tomorrow’s Aeronautical Museum in Compton is a facility known for giving children the space to fly high, literally and figuratively. With an...

L.A. County Fair to showcase Black heritage

By Ray Richardson Contributing Writer POMONA — The last time the Los Angeles County Fair was open in 2019, African-Americans represented only 6% of the total...

Dre donates $10 million to new Compton High

By 2UrbanGirls Contributing Writer COMPTON — Legendary rapper Dr. Dre has donated $10 million to the Compton Unified School District for a performing arts center on...

Pop-up market brings fresh food to South L.A.

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer SOUTH LOS ANGELES — After moving to Los Angeles from Maryland nine years ago, Carmen Dianne, a makeup artist, and Kara...

Compton officials seek $30 million for Artesia Bridge repairs

By 2UrbanGirls Contributing Writer COMPTON — Mayor Emma Sharif was joined by members of the business community April 13 to request $30 million in funding from...

Compton residents challenge City Council appointment

By 2UrbanGirls Contributing Writer COMPTON — Residents are considering a legal challenge to the recent appointment of Deidre Duhart to represent Council District 1. She was...

Dodgers honor Jackie Robinson on 75th anniversary of debut

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Dodgers joined the rest of Major League Baseball in marking the 75th anniversary of Jackie Robinson...

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