Category Archives: Health

Arrogant CEO drinks bottled water during press conference addressing water contamination crisis

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The CEO of Freedom Industries, the company at the root of more than 300,000 West Virginians without access to tap water, arrogantly sipped bottled water during a live press conference discussing the extent of the chemical spill. Freedom Industries Gary Southern faced an angry local reporter due to his arrogance and abruptness when asked questions […]

Why aren’t we paying attention to Water Board Agencies?

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MONTEBELLO – Central Basin Municipal Water District handed out $2.7 million dollars of ratepayers money and nobody noticed.  It appears the most the average resident knows about water is you turn on the faucet and it comes out.  We are facing a water crisis where cities are being forced to truck in water since our local […]


Where is the love for Gloria D. Gray?

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Inglewood,CA-  Gloria D. Gray is a lifelong District 1 resident of the City of Inglewood.  She has served on the Inglewood Board of Education, appointed to the Inglewood Neighborhood Housing Services board, won multiple terms to the West Basin water board and has been appointed to various water agency advocacy groups.  With all of her […]

#UrbanCities Roundup: @LAUSD @AjaLBrown @RedondoBeach

Nelson Mandela dead at 95. (Nelson Mandela Foundation) Making headlines December 5, 2013 LAUSD Board Member Margueritte Poindexter LaMotte dies while at education conference in San Diego. (KTLA) Redondo Beach halts the AES power plant project. (Daily Breeze) Compton Mayor Aja Brown and other newly elected mayors, gather at Harvard University (Boston Globe) Chicago votes […]

Rob Katherman admits involvement in PAC

The Los Cerritos Newspaper Group is reporting that Water Replenishment Board of Director, Rob Katherman, has confirmed his involvement in a PAC who helped elect members to the Central Basin Municipal Water District.

Update: Chevron Fuel Your School Program

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Last September we received a letter to the editor re: Chevron Fuel Your School Program and how students in the Inglewood Unified School District has benefited from the program.  Friday, February 14th, students from Monroe Magnet Middle School, were selected to attend the Chevron STEM Zone at the Northern Trust Open in Pacific Palisades. If […]

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