Category : California

West / California - 4 months ago

Northern California 100 Youth Conference

In an effort to expand the cultural and educational horizons of young African Americans and youth of color, the 100 Black Men of Sacramento, Inc. has partnered with Sacramento City Unified School District, the Natomas Unified School District, and Ro...

West / California - 4 months ago

The struggle to build housing when you are homeless

In front of Oakland City Hall, Muteado Silencio and Charles Pitts of POOR roll out the architectural plans for Homefulness. POOR is calling on the City Council to exempt poor and homeless people from the exorbitant fees and requirements that make i...

West / California - 4 months ago

L.A. DIGEST: CicLAvia return to South Los Angeles

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — CicLAvia will begin its 2020 season and 10-year anniversary celebration with their CicLAvia: South Los Angeles Feb. 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The six-mile route will travel along Central Avenue from Adams Boulevard to 103rd Str...

West / California - 4 months ago

L.A. DIGEST: CicLAvia returns to South Los Angeles

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — CicLAvia will begin its 2020 season and 10-year anniversary celebration with their CicLAvia: South Los Angeles Feb. 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The six-mile route will travel along Central Avenue from Adams Boulevard to 103rd Str...

West / California - 4 months ago

Noah ‘No’Ach the Designer’ Kendrix, 24

Noah Alexander Kendrix, was born on Dec. 17, 1995. He was a long-time resident of Oakland and Hercules, CA. He departed this life on Feb. 6, 2020. He was baptized and attended Covenant Worship Center in Berkley, where he grew up in the Powerhouse Min...

West / California - 4 months ago

Black Solidarity Week 2020 in Oakland

Black Solidarity Week (BSW) is here and unlike inspirational quotes and memes found thru social media and on the internet, the concept is a living and breathing entity. So are the people behind it, as well as the issues that BSW seeks to tackle. Laun...

West / California - 4 months ago

Documentary exposes biases black girls face in schools

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — “Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in School,” based on the book by the same name, is an engrossing documentary that chronicles an eye-opening exploration of the unfair treatment of black girls in schools that often lea...

West / California - 4 months ago

Paul Anthony Daniels, 81

Paul Anthony Daniels passed away peacefully Feb. 4, 2020 at the age of 81, after a sudden illness. He will always be remembered as a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and supportive mentor to close relatives and friends. The youngest of three s...