Monthly Archives: February 2013

Commission for Women 2012 Educational Scholarship Application is now available

Since 1999, the Commission for Women has provided educational scholarships for girls at-risk. These girls and their special and varied circumstances are given the option to use their funds not solely for tuition; but for such fundamental items as books, medical insurance, school supplies, child care and clothing.

Snoop Dogg steps up to get Uncle Ruckus movie made

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Snoop Lion aka Snoop Doggy Dogg, recently stopped by to visit with Aaron McGruder and Uncle Ruckus to show support for the Uncle Ruckus movie.  McGruder has started a Kickstarter project to fund the movies production.  The goal is to reach $200,000 by March 1st, so far, the movie has raised approx. $116,000.  Peep the […]

Is carsharing heading to Santa Monica

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CITY HALL — Car-sharing services that might eliminate the need to own a second — or even first — car could be available in Santa Monica by the end of the year, city officials said. A team of city officials will be conducting interviews with four car-sharing companies on March 1, with the hope of […]

Local Catholic School offers Scholarships

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Transfiguration Catholic Elementary School is accepting applications for its newly established Pastor’s Scholarship Fund.

Is Wal-mart welcome in Inglewood

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I happened to be driving through Downey yesterday and noticed a Wal-Mart, which was about the size of the old Wonder bread store on Manchester Blvd.  It was clean, presentable and the parking lot was full.  I began to wonder if Inglewood residents would support a Wal-Mart, on a smaller scale (approx. 35,000 square feet […]

Save the Date: Compton’s Candidates Forum sponsored by Compton Chamber of Commerce

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The Compton Chamber of Commerce cordially invites you to attend their Compton Candidates Forum which will be held at the City Hall Chambers.  Please note dates as each district’s forum will be held separately as will the mayors candidates forum.   Remember municipal elections will be held on April 16th and to find your nearest polling place, […]

Watts Talent Showcase

Daijah Peters, student body president of Inglewood Unified School District’s Bennett-Kew Elementary school, was on hand at this weekends Watts Talent Showcase.  Daijah writes and co-produces all of her own music, now how talented is that?  Congratulations to the staff at Bennett-Kew, especially principal Mrs. Baptiste for providing an environment that produces great talent in […]

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