Category : California

West / California - 3 days ago

L.A. DIGEST: Jazz foundation to honor Billy Mitchell

LOS ANGELES — The California Jazz Foundation and Jazz Journalists Association are hosting a special tribute to pianist, composer, arranger and activist Billy Mitchell for the 2020 JJA Jazz Hero Award. Mitchell will answer questions from music journa...

West / California - 3 days ago

Crenshaw Farmers’ Market resumes operation

BALDWIN HILLS — Business was back to normal at the Crenshaw Farmers’ Market May 23. After being closed for six weeks due to COVID-19 regulations, the market reopened with the help of Sustainable Economic Enterprises of Los Angeles, Color of Chang...

West / California - 3 days ago

Black Man Killed By Police in Minnesota

“I can’t breathe.” The words of 46-year-old George Floyd as he lay on the street in Minneapolis after he was arrested on suspicion of passing a counterfeit bill are eerily reminiscent of the police killing of Eric Garner in New York. Monday, just as...