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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.

The Community Meeting they don’t want you to attend

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Congresswoman Maxine Waters doesn’t appear to be a fan of eminent domain.  

Assembly District 54 race heats up

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Governor Jerry Brown has called for a special election to fill the seat vacated by Sebastian Ridley-Thomas. On April 3, 2018, voters in the 54th Assembly District will have to choose between Sydney Kamlager-Dove, who currently serves on the Community College District Board of Trustees or Steve Dunwoody, a veterans advocate and former staffer in […]

California Legislators admonished for sexual misconduct

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The Sacramento Bee is reporting four state legislators have received verbal reprimands for misconduct of a sexual nature.  Included in the list were Republican Governor candidate Assemblymember Travis Allen, Sen. Bob Hertzberg and Sen. Tony Mendoza, who was reprimanded while in the Assembly, and Assemblywoman Autumn Burke. 

L.A. Clippers team with Learn Fresh for Math Hoops Tournament

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L.A. Clippers players Jawun Evans and Sindarius Thornwell participated in a Math Hoops Interactive Tournament at 122nd Street Elementary School in South Los Angeles. The L.A. Clippers in partnership with Learn Fresh hosted the tournament for students from Winnetka Elementary and 122nd Street Elementary.

City of Inglewood to hold Special Election

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The City of Inglewood will hold a Special Election this coming June.  If voters approve, all sitting members of the city council,  excluding Mayor James Butts, will add an additional year to their current term.  Council unanimously approved the request made by City Clerk Yvonne Horton during the regular city council meeting held January 30th. […]

107th Street Elementary School playground refurbished on behalf of the Yael & Scooter Braun Family Foundation

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Yael Cohen Braun wanted to make a contribution towards the 107th St Elementary School playground after meeting the schools principal through a mutual friend.  Braun began with a post on GoFundMe which blossomed into a coordinated effort with the Yael & Scooter Braun Family Foundation,  LA Clippers Guard Patrick Beverley and the Clippers Foundation after […]

Another City Controller bites the dust

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City of Compton residents can’t catch a break.  It is being reported by City Hall insiders that a key employee in the finance department walked off the job today. The department now has eight vacancies.


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