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Compton’s New Mayor!

Compton welcomes new awesome young mayor, Aja Brown, potentially bringing new light and hope to a very blighted community.  The Hub City may once become that again, a hub where … Continue reading

June 18, 2013 · 1 Comment

14th Annual Black College Expo Returns To LA

The 14th Annual Black College Expo Returns to LA February 2nd and as someone who was accepted to Hampton University on the spot (Black Collge Expo Oakland 2005) I definitely … Continue reading

January 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Martin Luther King, Jr. Hospital Campus Community Master Plan

Board Chairmen Mark Ridley-Thomas has pulled a rabbit out of his hat with this one, and if he actually pulls it off this man needs to be Knighted!  Check out … Continue reading

January 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

2013 Fruit Tree Giveaway

The Social Justice Institute, along with Inglewood Unified School District and Tree People are sponsoring a free Fruit Tree at the 2013 Fruit Tree Giveaway Festival Saturday, January 26th, 2013 from 10:00am – … Continue reading

January 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Holiday Time In SouthLA

Merry Christmas and Happy New Years SouthLA “Deck Crenshaw with boughs of holly, Fa la la la la, la la la la!” It’s Holiday Time in South Los Angeles, and … Continue reading

December 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

SouthLA Names New MLK Hospital Entrance ‘Healthy Way’

As the MLK Hospital nears completion, Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas asked the community to name the main artery into the hospital and turned it into a contest.  It wasn’t my first choice, actually it was … Continue reading

December 17, 2012 · 1 Comment

Find Out Where To Vote?

VOTE NOVEMBER 6th!  Need to find out where you need to go to vote, click here.  This page will generate where polls will be based off your address.

November 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

7th Annual ‘Taste Of Soul’ Is Finally Upon Us!!

Tomorrow, Saturday October 20th, Crenshaw blvd will be closed from Stocker to Rodeo for LA’s Largest Street Fair, the 7th Annual ‘Taste of Soul’. Taste of Soul is spread of … Continue reading

October 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

Street Naming Contest

Construction of the new Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital is scheduled for completion in the spring of 2013, and in anticipation of this event Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas is inviting … Continue reading

October 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

The New Martin Luther King Jr. Hospital

Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital is currently undergoing a major renovation, inside and out!  The Board of MLK Community Hospital just recently appointed Dr. Elaine Batchlor as the institution’s … Continue reading

September 4, 2012 · 2 Comments