Monthly Archives: August 2015

Radio legend Art Laboe turns 90

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Tuesday, August 4, 2015, was “Art Laboe Day” in Los Angeles County.  The LA County Board of Supervisors bestowed the honor upon Mr. Laboe, in celebration of his highly successful radio career, spanning many decades.


Dr. Dre pledges record proceeds to the City of Compton

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It’s a great day in Compton!  After pledging millions of Beats by Dre proceeds to the University of Southern California (USC), Andre “Dr. Dre” Young announced he will be donating all of his proceeds, from his new album Compton, the soundtrack to the forthcoming film Straight Outta Compton,  to fund a performing arts and entertainment facility in […]

Compton city council issued a cease and desist

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Is it a great day in Compton?  In 2013, the city of Compton held municipal elections for mayor and a couple of council seats.  A seething SoCal Connected news piece shed light on the extraordinary salaries the five member body made for opening and closing meetings, that at times lasted no more than a few […]


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