Monthly Archives: November 2016

Urban radio station sells out urban listeners

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Meruelo Media’s flagship Los Angeles radio station is failing.  Despite ramping up efforts to be a community radio sponsor, 93.5 KDAY continues to bring up the rear in urban radio.  According to the most recent ratings, KDAY is no longer an “urban” station and have switched to the more poplular “Rhythmic AC” category.  After lauding […]

LA County Sheriff pens Op-ed re: Metro contract

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Should the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department retain the lucrative LA County Metro contract, exclusively?  2 Urban Girls says “NO”.  Although the Sheriff’s department is the nations largest, there are not enough deputies to handle the extensive Metro bus and rail lines.  This author rides Metro regularly and ALWAYS sees STRONG Sheriff’s presence on the rail […]


Junipero Serra family mourns loss of coach, mentor

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Junipero Serra staff, faculty and students came together to celebrate the life of Dwan Hurt.  Hurt was both the Dean of Discipline and the boys varsity head coach.  He was 53.  Serra hosted a prayer service Monday morning in the school gymnasium for students, friends and family.  Serra opens their season against Inglewood High School, […]

Charles Co. unveils plans for shuttered Hawthorne Mall

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Article originally posted on Ambitious new plans unveiled this week would transform the hulking, abandoned Hawthorne Plaza mall from a ramshackle haven for feral cats and vagrants into a state-of-the-art place to shop, work and live.

Inglewood Mayor discusses ‘Inglewood Renaissance’ on NBC

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Inglewood Mayor James Butts appeared on News Conference w/ Conan Nolan, to discuss the ‘Inglewood Renaissance’ and the great things happening in and around the city of champions.  News Conference with Conan Nolan is a weekly public affairs show that airs Sundays on NBC.

Congressional District 44 has a new congresswoman

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Congratulations Nanette Barragan.  In a hotly contested race, which pitted the political newcomer with long time elected Sen. Isadore Hall, Barragan has bested Hall by nearly 7,000 votes.  


Dallas does campaigns

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Dallas Fowler is running for a seat on the Los Angeles Community College Board of Trustees.  The two time mayoral appointee is well known for being part of a mother/daughter duo on the political scene.  She is running against a Republican incumbent and will have her work cut out for her.

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