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Detectives hope $150,000 reward will help solve 2020 case

By Ray Richardson Contributing Writer SOUTH LOS ANGELES — The reward for information related to the 2020 death of Mikeona Johnson in South Los Angeles has...

FREEDOM FESTIVAL: After two years of COVID, Juneteenth celebrations resume

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — After two years of limited celebrations because of the COVID-19 pandemic, South Los Angeles and the rest of...

Urban League still focused on service, equity

By Janice Hayes Kyser Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — When the Los Angeles Urban League was founded — by Dr. A.C. Garrott, a dentist; and Katherine...

Key election battles loom in November

By Ray Richardson Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — Results of the June 7 primary election have established the battle lines for four key runoff elections in...

SHOWDOWN — CARUSO VS. BASS: Billionaire developer, congresswoman face November runoff to replace Garcetti

Wave Staff and Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — The push toward a November runoff in the Los Angeles mayoral race is underway after billionaire real...

Mayor’s race pits Bass against Caruso’s money

By Ray Richardson Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — The top three candidates battling to become the next mayor of Los Angeles — billionaire real estate mogul...

Group wants street section to honor Malcolm X

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer LEIMERT PARK — A South Los Angeles nonprofit organization used a celebration honoring the birthday of Malcolm X to again call...

‘ENOUGH IS ENOUGH:’ Texas mass shooting brings renewed calls for more gun control

Wave Staff and Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — A day after another mass shooting — this one at a Texas elementary school that killed 19...

Planned Parenthood opens facility in Inglewood

By 2UrbanGirls Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD — Planned Parenthood celebrated the opening of its new Inglewood Health Center May 14. The facility will be the flagship location of...

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