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2 Urban Girls has been cited in City Watch LA, Compton Herald, Daily News, Inglewood Today, Intersections South LA, KCRW, KPCC, Los Angeles Times, LA Weekly, LA Watts Times, Mercury News and The Atlantic.

54th Assembly District candidates forum hosted by BLAYD

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The Black Los Angeles Young Dems (BLAYD) held a special election candidate forum at St. Bede’s Episcopal Church in Mar Vista and was moderated by Dallas Fowler.  The event marked the first debate between the candidates: Christopher R. Armenta, John Jake and Sebastian Ridley-Thomas.  The event was well attended and standing room only. 

L.A. Archdiocese responds to flier circulating about local priest

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The Los Angeles Archdiocese was contacted regarding allegations being circulated through numerous Catholic churches in Los Angeles.  The fliers have appeared on the windshields of cars at many of the local predominantly African-American churches in South L.A.  The L.A. Archdiocese has issued the following statement.

CIty of Inglewood councilmember Eloy Morales Jr. is also running for 62nd Assembly District

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Election 2014 season is underway with an all-female candidate pool.  Betsy Butler, Autum Burke and Gloria Gray, are the three most viable candidates hoping to become the successor to current 62nd AD Mr. Steve Bradford. 


Local radio station discusses A-Man, Inc.

Woke up this morning listening to 93.5 KDAY who was speaking to a supporter of A-Man, Inc. regarding the work they are doing in Inglewood, CA.

Coalition for Clean and Affordable Water supported Compton candidate

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The Los Cerritos News recently revealed Rob Katherman’s affiliation with the “Coalition for Clean Affordable Water” with the sole purpose of influencing elections. Anjel Gonzales, former aide to newly elected Compton city councilmember Isaac Galvan, who campaigned on lowering the cities water bills, was also attached to this coalition.  

Question for Inglewood: Who is A-MAN, Inc.

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On October 22nd, the City of Inglewood held a regular city council meeting.  On the docket, approval of a contract with A-MAN, Inc. to provide shuttle service for their after school program located at 101 S. LaBrea Ave.  


Inglewood’s Academy Cathedral Church has long history with Inglewood politicians

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Inglewood’s Academy Cathedral Church, in conjunction with Inglewood Unified School District advisory board member Carol Raines-Brown, held a Back 2 School “Priority Check” College Readiness & Career Day on October 19th.  The program was designed to assist students with college applicants.  Noticeably absent were representatives from local community colleges El Camino and LA Southwest.  **this story has […]

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