Category : California

West / California - 5 days ago

Support Our Sisters Bra Drive

A local church is taking part in a fundraiser aiding women in South Africa. New Love Ministries is working with the national nonprofit Raising A Nation Foundation to gather new and gently used bras. Organizers of the fundraiser point out...

West / California - 1 week ago

Inglewood schools try to fight through financial mess

INGLEWOOD — Almost six years after the state took over oversight of the Inglewood Unified School District, the district still finds itself a deep financial crisis. The state-appointed administrator, Thelma Melendez de Santa Ana, took over the distri...

West / California - 1 week ago

NAJEE’S NOTES: Can’t blame LAPD in mall shooting

The killing of Grechario Mack by Los Angeles police officers April 10 at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Mall has been the talk of South L.A. this week. The Crenshaw Mall has always been a safe place for our community and it’s an establishment that I freq...

West / California - 1 week ago

5 Tips for Winning Scholarship Applications

Scholarships are a great way to pay for college, and unlike loans they don’t need to be repaid. But winning scholarships takes time, dedication, intensive research, and hard work—especially for essays.  It’s deadline time for college applications, s...

West / California - 1 week ago

Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc., Annual Luncheon

The Altadena Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. (TLOD), will hold their eighteenth annual Status of Women Recognition Luncheon on Saturday, April 28, 2018, at the Brookside Golf Club Mediterranean Room, in Pasadena. This year they will recog...