Category : West

West / California - 3 days ago

New mural gives Inglewood artists overdue recognition

By Dennis J. Freeman Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD —Aug. 3 was a special day for the Exceptional Children’s Foundation’s Art Centers (ECF). Artists with developmental disabilities who make use of the ECF Center got to take part in the unveiling of a...

West / California - 3 days ago

New project would bring hotel, condos to Koreatown

By Dorany Pineda Contributing Writer KOREATOWN — An ambitious development project including ground floor retail, a mid-level hotel and a residential tower is being planned north of Koreatown’s bustling Wilshire Boulevard, according to a proposal sub...

West / California - 3 days ago

This Week in Black History

Aug. 9, 1936 Alabama native James Cleveland Owens, better known as Jesse, wins his fourth gold medal in track and field at the Summer Olympics in Berlin, shattering Adolf Hitler’s Nazi theories of “Aryan supremacy” and becoming a source of racial pr...

West / California - 3 days ago

CHEERS!

Wave Staff Longtime Southern California news veteran Beverly White was honored at the National Association of Black Journalists’ annual Salute to Excellence Awards last week with the 2018 Chuck Stone Lifetime Achievement Award. White is an accomplis...

West / California - 3 days ago

Obama Announces Major Midterm Endorsements

Former President Barack Obama has issued a wave of endorsements ahead of the midterm elections. In this photo, President Barack Obama delivers the 2011 State of the Union Address while standing in front of President of the Senate Joe Bide...