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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.

Gardena assemblyman looks out for cyclists

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Steven Bradford, D-Gardena, put forth legislation intended to better protect cyclists from aggressive drivers, stating that if drivers cannot leave a cushion of three feet, they must slow down and pass only when it would not endanger the cyclist’s safety.

Asset Forfeiture Funds

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Asset Forfeiture Funds (AFF) are monies that are obtained through the selling of individuals personal property, that is confiscated by the state pursuant to the law.

City of Inglewood opens Teen Center

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The City of Inglewood has partnered with the South Bay Workforce Investment Board (SBWIB) to open a  Teen Center in Inglewood.  This is the second Teen Center sponsored in part by the SBWIB, with the first center opening in nearby Hawthorne back in 2008.  Inglewood residents were happy their city was selected and opened for business.

Inglewood receives COPS funding to add additional police officers

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Today it was announced that law enforcement agencies throughout California will be the recipient of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) funding.  Cities and counties were allocated a total of $20 million for the hiring of additional police officers.

Inglewood Unified School District needs our help

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Dear Parent or Guardian: One of the most important actions you can take to help your children and the educational programs at IUSD is to submit a meal application at the start of each school year. Your children may be eligible for free or reduced-price meals.

Inglewood parents were hoodwinked and bamboozled by the Equity in Education Committee

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If you were at a Inglewood Unified School District board meeting, and were asked (coerced) into signing a mysterious petition, you may have been unintentionally signing your support to increase charter schools in Inglewood.


Inglewood teachers need to jump all over this opportunity

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Chevron on Tuesday announced the expansion of its Fuel Your School campaign into the South Bay, meaning that the company will pitch in $1 for every eight gallons of gas sold at every Chevron and Texaco station in the selected cities during the month of October.

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