Just Another Day In SouthLA

Interrogate LA’s Future Mayor For A Hour

The annual Empowerment Congress Summit this year will feature a mayoral debate jointly hosted by the Empowerment Congress and the Second Supervisorial District.  Residents are encouraged to not only attend … Continue reading

January 7, 2013 · 1 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

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

Affordable Housing Coming To Willowbrook

A 1.72-acre of land, where four abandoned houses have been the site of blight and a source of nuisance in the Willowbrook community soon will be transformed into a new … Continue reading

August 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

SoCal HBCU Week 2012

[UPDATE] We are less than one week away from the kick off of this year’s SoCal HBCU WEEK #LAXHomecoming 2012. Starting on August 5, 2012 thru August 11, 2012 we … Continue reading

July 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

SouthLA News

Black Neighborhoods of London USA Hammer Olympians Fit, Thick And Expanding Beauty Ideals Think Like A Man Making A Part 2 Lifetime Becoming The Network For Black Women Ex-Female Prisoner … Continue reading

June 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Slumlords in South LA

Sent to us from one our valued followers, check out this article on slum-landlords in and around South LA.  Marty Usanis, a Los Angeles resident that lived in deplorable living … Continue reading

June 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Healthier Watts in the Making!

In a neighborhood park on the corner of 103rd and Central Aves., an effort is underway to take steps toward a healthier South L.A.— by providing an affordable and welcoming place … Continue reading

April 29, 2012 · Leave a comment