Category : West

West / California - 2 months ago

Siemens Celebrates Diverse Small Business Partners

Throughout the United States, Siemens partners with more than 20,000 small business suppliers to drive innovation, achieve greater success, and play an active role in the growth of the U.S. market. As an integral part of our supply chain, we continu...

West / California - 2 months ago

Former ABC President Channing Dungey joins Netflix

In a move anticipated within the industry, Dungey is headed to the new home of two other former powerhouse ABCers: Shonda Rhimes and Kenya Barris. Channing Dungey, the former head of ABC Entertainment who stepped down in November, is joining Netflix...

West / California - 2 months ago

KPMG Names Michele Meyer-Shipp Chief Diversity Officer

KPMG LLP has appointed Michele Meyer-Shipp, an accomplished executive and attorney with significant experience in inclusion strategy and employment law, as Chief Diversity Officer. She succeeds Sue Townsen, who returns full-time to the firm’s Adviso...

West / California - 2 months ago

Leimert Park to bid farewell to ‘Visions’ mural

LEIMERT PARK — In the upcoming months, Leimert Park will have one less visual reminder of its historic roots. “Visions,” the vibrant 30-foot-by-80-foot painting of some of Leimert Park’s most well-known performers, has been a defining landmark on th...

West / California - 2 months ago

Neighborhood polling places likely to disappear by 2020

INGLEWOOD — Lance Bailey loves the fact that his neighborhood polling place is only a few blocks away. “Often times I’ll just walk because I believe in being a responsible citizen,” said Bailey, who has lived and voted in Inglewood for more than 25...

West / California - 2 months ago

Airport police to get new dispatch, records systems

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles International Airport announced Dec. 7 that a new computer-aided dispatch and records management system for LAX police will be purchased after the Board of Airport Commissioners approved the expense. The new technology for...

West / California - 2 months ago

83-Year-Old Veteran to Receive Ph.D. from LSU

Johnnie Jones’ age isn’t stopping him from learning. In fact, the 83-year-old veteran will receive his Ph.D. from LSU on Friday, Dec. 14. “Every person regardless of his station in life, or his or her limitations, should seek to be the best he or sh...

West / California - 2 months ago

L.A DIGEST: Mall to host Winter Wonderland

Wave Staff Report BALDWIN HILLS — City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson and the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza will host the annual Winter Wonderland Holiday Celebration from noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 15, at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, 3650 W. Marti...