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Possible Compton Entertainment Complex Might Be In Talks

Compton Officials are looking to Partner With LA County and Dr. Dre in constructing an “entertainment complex” that would include a youth-focused performing arts center, a multiplex, and a multipurpose hall, … Continue reading

August 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Los Angeles Renters’ Rights Guide

Anyone familiar with the Los Angeles Housing Market will tell you in order to purchase anything out here you have to be willing to give up your right arm, left … Continue reading

August 6, 2016 · 2 Comments

SouthLAWired – Crenshaw/LAX Light Rail Line

With help from Fatima Valentine Media Service, the 2012 SouthLAWired Pilot – Crenshaw/LAX Line was re-shoot.  This episode takes a look at the already half way done Crenshaw/LAX Light Rail Line … Continue reading

July 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Carson Revisits Upscale Outlet Mall Idea

So with Carson losing to Inglewood in the NFL stadium war, Carson is left with 157 acres of empty land, thus they are revisiting their initial idea to transform the … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Soccer Stadium Coming To South LA

  So its official we are getting stadium.  Not to along ago MLS closed the door on the struggling Chivas USA team down in Carson, however now the Leagues is introducing … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

30 Story Tower Proposed For South LA

It’s official gentrification has arrived at our door South LA.  An 11-acre parcel next to the Expo Line’s La Cienega and Jefferson Stations is slated for a massive mixed-use development … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

View Park Now On National Register of Historic Places, Residents Aren’t Happy

View Park has now been placed on the National Register of Historic Places.  Often deemed as the “Black Beverly Hills” due to is large affluent population of African Americans, the … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Residents Making Watts More Bikeable

Long-time Watts resident John Jones III has been hearing about people riding bicycles around the neighborhood at night, and he seems pretty excited about it. The subject of a recent … Continue reading

May 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Crenshaw/LAX Half Way Done Celebration May 7

Celebrating the diverse communities along the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project Join us for a Halfway There Community Celebration Saturday, May 7, 2016, 10am to 4pm Leimert Park Village 4395 Leimert Blvd … Continue reading

May 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Old Maps Help Reveal the History of Black Los Angeles

Black History Month may have ended, but always a good time to take a journey into the “map cave” at the Los Angeles Public Library and explore the history of … Continue reading

May 6, 2016 · Leave a comment