Category : West

West / California - 3 weeks ago

Investing in Black-led organizations

December 27, 2017FUNdraising Good Times By Mel and Pearl Shaw Mel and Pearl Shaw Are all nonprofits created equally? Do they receive equal investment? Have equitable access to resources and expertise? Do we need to take a closer look at Black-Led...

West / California - 4 weeks ago

Lakers Statement Regarding Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

Lakers Statement Regarding Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Los Angeles Lakers Kentavious Caldwell-Pope in action during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Philadelphia. The Lakers won 10...

West / California - 4 weeks ago

BOOK CORNER: Author addresses bullying in novel

Born in Rundown City, Mississippi, during the 1940s, Diddley Squat was left to the care of his grandmother, Mother Squatt, the owner of Copp-A-Squatt Inn. As a child, Diddley was bullied because of his name and his home life situation, but he could c...

West / California - 4 weeks ago

Ram players bring early Christmas giving to Inglewood

INGLEWOOD — Christmas means different things to different people. For Los Angeles Rams players Kevin Peterson and Cameron Lynch, the prerequisites are enjoying family, sharing with others, community involvement and showing love. The two men have take...

West / California - 4 weeks ago

STREET BEAT: ‘What does Christmas mean to you?’

Craig Bringle Inglewood “Christmas is all about Christ and his love for us.”Compiled by Dennis J. Freeman in Inglewood. Inglewood“It’s giving and worshipping. Giving to the homeless, to the needy, giving to the people that never had — that is the t...

West / California - 4 weeks ago

L.A. DIGEST: Ladylike Foundation holds UCLA Day

The Ladylike Foundation’s annual UCLA Day took place Dec. 16. The annual program of classes promotes and educates young ladies between the ages of 12-17 from Los Angeles’ underserved neighborhoods. The young ladies attend group sessions led by top pr...

West / California - 4 weeks ago

Brad Pye’s National Sports Beat (12/21-12/28/17)

Now Hear This! The Carolina Panthers’ Cam Newton has become the first QB to run from scrimmage 53 times for a touchdown in the Super Bowl era, posting multiple 60-plus yard runs according to the league. Put a little love in your heart for the sports...

West / California - 4 weeks ago

“You Hypocrite”

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West / California - 4 weeks ago

What It Do with the LUE: Michael Angelo Newell

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