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West / California - 4 days ago

Leon T. Garr passes away at 103

Leon T. Garr passes away at 103 Leon “Ted” Garr (courtesy photo) Well known community figure Leon “Ted” Garr, passed away on Tuesday, December 5th at home with his family surrounded by his children and grandchildren. Garr was 103 years old. Garr wa...

West / California - 4 days ago

Ebony magazine honors its Power 100 List

LOS ANGELES — Donnel Baird intends to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by 2-3 percent in the next five years. His vision earned him a slot as a community crusader on the prestigious Ebony magazine Power 100 list. Social justice advocate Susan Bur...

West / California - 4 days ago

Young girl with special heart seeks to help homeless

LOS ANGELES — Awards don’t do much for Khloe Thompson. They are nice to receive, but Thompson would much rather be somewhere filtering some form of goodwill to a stranger. Instead of being someplace where praise is being bestowed on her for all the c...

West / California - 4 days ago

OASIS TECH FAIR MAKES CONNECTIONS FOR OLDER ADULTS

By Barbara Smith Artificial intelligence, wearable technology, electric vehicles, and smart homes are among the hottest conversations in consumer electronics today. These topics and more were showcased last weekend at the San Diego Oasis ”Get Connect...