Category : West

West / California - 18 hours ago

Bell officials hope brewery jumpstarts development

Bell officials hope brewery jumpstarts development The Press April 20, 2018, by Cynthia Gibson, Contributing Writer BELL — Revitalization is coming to downtown Bell and it’s starting with Mexican craft beer. At least that’s what city officials are...

West / California - 18 hours ago

Non-certified LAUSD workers authorize strike vote

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Unified School District has responded to the vote by thousands of cafeteria workers, bus drivers, custodians, special education assistants and other school workers to authorize their bargaining committee to call a strik...

West / California - 21 hours ago

Kamlager-Dove sworn in to Assembly seat

Kamlager-Dove sworn in to Assembly seat Culver City Edition, Lead Story, West Edition April 20, 2018, by Wave Staff SACRAMENTO — Sydney K. Kamlager-Dove took the oath of office to serve as the assemblywoman for the 54th Assembly District April 16...

West / California - 21 hours ago

CHEERS!

CHEERS! Cheers, West Edition April 20, 2018, by Wave Staff Thomas G. Lee has been named executive director of the nonprofit Friends of the Children–Los Angeles. A native Angeleno, Lee worked with foster and probation youth for more than a decade w...

West / California - 23 hours ago

A Leading Voice in Diversity and Inclusion in Tech

Wayne Sutton is a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Change Catalyst and its Tech Inclusion programs. Change Catalyst is dedicated to exploring innovative solutions to diversity and inclusion in tech through the Tech Inclusion Conference, trainin...

West / California - 23 hours ago

Bean-bag device could have subdued man killed at mall

BALDWIN HILLS — A knife-wielding man shot and killed by police inside the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza April 10 could have been subdued with bean-bag bullets, Police Chief Charlie Beck said this week, but police on the scene killed him while waiting...

West / California - 1 day ago

Deon Taylor & Laz Alonso Talk About Traffik

SACRAMENTO – Sacramento director, producer and screenwriter, Deon Taylor has been honing his craft and making thought-provoking, independent movies for more than 20 years through his production company, Hidden Empire Film Group which he l...

West / California - 1 day ago

Film Festival Q&A With Tommy Ross

SACRAMENTO – Whether they highlight historical figures or feature fictional characters, Black films, and the filmmakers who bring them to life, have long told stories that others couldn’t, or wouldn’t. The Black film genre gets a Sacramen...

West / California - 1 day ago

Film Fest Q&A On Susheel Bibbs

SACRAMENTO – Whether they highlight historical figures or feature fictional characters, Black films, and the filmmakers who bring them to life, have long told stories that others couldn’t, or wouldn’t. The Black film genre gets a Sacramen...