UA-40932197-1

Monthly Archives: September 2014

.@ComptonUnified Board Trustee wants you to know…

Post Image

Compton Unified Board of Trustees held a regular board meeting last night and on the agenda was a community meeting to discuss the fallout from their Urban Rifle Policy.  Apparently the board members don’t read their agendas nor the items they are voting on.  The Urban Rifle Policy passed unanimously.  After the community uproar, some […]


2

Does City of Los Angeles Mayor .@EricGarcetti condone #DomesticViolence

Post Image

The game of politics is a dirty one.  Many elected members have staff that can find themselves in quite a pickle and can become a liability to their boss.  Elected officials know that all to well, so it’s not surprising when staffers bounce from elected to elected to remain employed.  In this case, City of […]


The latest Betty Pleasant article on the LAPD

Post Image

Looks like I’m going to have to start back following CityWatchLA on twitter.  I found Betty Pleasant’s latest article on their site and its dated from last week.  In my grandma’s words “hot damn”!  


Did Mayor .@EricGarcetti deceive Angelenos on the Budweiser Made in America Fest

Post Image

There has been much fuss made over the Budweiser Made in America Fest in terms of ROI for City of Los Angeles taxpayers, who footed the bill.  Mayor Eric Garcetti’s office said many local nonprofits would benefit from the festival.  United Way of Greater Los Angeles, L.A. Streetcar and SRO Housing, to name a few. […]


1

Update on .@INGUSD LAWA application for sound proofing

Post Image

In an ongoing effort to keep abreast of sound proof insulation applications submitted by Inglewood Unified School District to Los Angeles World Airports, the Urban Girl has remained in contact with the Public Relations department.  The last updated we provided was in September 2013.


Former West Basin board member Ron Smith pleads GUILTY

Post Image

In a press released issued by the Dist. Atty.’s office today, West Basin water board member Ron Smith has pleaded guilty to conflict of interest.  Arraignment for Smith’s two co-defendants, Robert Earl Katherman Jr. and his wife, Marilyn Katherman was postponed to Oct. 1.


.@JMforSheriff has failed to reform #LongBeach Police Department

Post Image

I have been asked on several occasions to not curse on this blog.  Sometimes it’s hard not to when you feel strongly that your community’s needs aren’t being met.  Friend of the 2UrbanGirls blog, Jasmyne A. Cannick, asked a very poignant question in her recent article “How the Feds Teamed Up with One SoCal Police […]


2

Copyright © 2011 - 2018 Urban Girl Media All Rights Reserved.