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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.

Long Beach Police Department continues to victimize the city’s residents

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Racism in the City of Long Beach Police Department has been a long-standing issue with how they treat minorities in the city. Since video surfaced back in 1989 of former Hawthorne police sergeant Don Jackson being thrown head first through a plate-glass window, during a routine traffic stop, the city had to pay out $15 million for the actions of their […]


Seeking Community Input: Paul Tanaka Campaign

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With the L.A. County Sheriff Election Day a short 65 days away on November 4th and absentee ballots going out October 6th, 2UrbanGirls has enjoyed unprecedented access to the Paul Tanaka campaign.  We have been able to interview him on his background, his rise to Mayor in the City of Gardena and we have touched […]


Paul Tanaka on the #KDAYCommunity Show

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Paul Tanaka was a guest on the KDAY Community Show Sunday, August 31, 2014, which airs every Sunday at 6 AM on 93.5 FM.  Paul is currently the Mayor of the City of Gardena and is a candidate for L.A. County Sheriff.


Inglewood Launches and Rolls Out Five High-Tech Solar Waste and Recycling Collection Systems

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Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts and Council Members are pleased to announce the launch and roll out of five (5) Big Belly Solar Intelligent Waste & Recycling Collection Units and Food Truck Fridays have returned.

Digital Video Security for Parks, MTA Facility and Forum area at no cost to the General Fund

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Inglewood Mayor James Butts announced today that Leverage Information Systems (LIS) has been selected to purchaseequipment and services to add to the City’s existing wireless network and camera security project. The agreement between LIS and the City will not require the use of any monies from the general fund and is 100 percent funded through […]

Long Beach Police Department’s Interesting Approach to Crime

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Jim McDonnell is the 25th Police Chief appointed to lead the Long Beach Police Department.  He is also a 29 year veteran of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD).  He is running for LA County Sheriff, against 31 year Sheriff veteran, Paul Tanaka.  Missing from McDonnell’s list of endorsers are former bosses:  Darryl Gates, Willie […]

Texas Governor Rick Perry INDICTED **updated**

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A grand jury indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Friday for allegedly abusing the powers of his office by carrying out a threat to veto funding for state prosecutors investigating public corruption — making the possible 2016 presidential hopeful his state’s first indicted governor in nearly a century.

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