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Community Event: 5th Annual Miracle on Oaks Street

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Compton councilman Isaac Galvan invites you to attend his 5th Annual Miracle at Oaks Street Christmas Toy Giveaway this Thursday evening. 


Compton native killed in late night accident

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Rising political star and popular local pastor Arturo Da’Naire Frazier was killed in a car accident late last night after leaving church. 


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Former mayor works for law firm writing cannabis ordinances attached to federal probe

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City of Adelanto Mayor Pro-Tem Jermaine Wright has been arrested on bribery charges stemming from a cannabis ordinance the city expanded in December 2016. He allegedly received payments through a third-party to pass a cannabis ordinance and another to burn down his restaurant.  The Foxx Firm wrote the cannabis ordinance where former Hawthorne Mayor Chris […]


Hawthorne City Clerk inadvertently exonerates former mayor to urge support of sales tax increase

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The city of Hawthorne is running a deficit and City Clerk Norb Huber wants residents to vote yes on Mesaure HH to raise the city’s sales tax.  His reasoning leads this blogger to believe the accusations leveled at the city’s first African-American Mayor Chris Brown, were bogus and exploited to oust him as mayor due […]


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Black students at Cornell University want “real” Blacks recruited to the Ivy League school

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Is this considered a form of racism or nah?  Cornell University’s Black Students United demanded the university start recruiting more black American students because the campus has too many African and Caribbean students.  Huh?  Shouldn’t a group called “Black Students United” unite with ALL Black students, without regard to country of origin?


City of Compton to proceed with spending Measure P funds outside of ordinance guidelines

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In June 2016 city of Compton residents were asked to increase their sales tax to fix the streets (potholes).  Measure P narrowly passed and at the next regular city council meeting, on, Tuesday, October 3rd, council will vote on Item #6 to establish an “urgent response team” to address illegal dumping, graffiti and potholes.  More […]


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Inglewood Assemblywoman appointed to CA Domestic Violence Advisory Council

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SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Autumn R. Burke was appointed today by California State Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon to serve as a member of the California Domestic Violence Advisory Council (DVAC).


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