Community Critical of LAPD’s Ability to Solve Case of Swastikas Painted on Crenshaw Mural

December 13, 2018 

By Jasmyne A. Cannick 

Contributing Writer 

 

On Fri. Dec. 7, over 100 people packed into the community room of the new Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Hills - Crenshaw Medical... Read more...

First Renderings Released for Destination Crenshaw – a 1.3-Mile-Long Outdoor Art and Culture Experience Celebrating Black L.A.

December 13, 2018 

LAWT News Service 

 

The first renderings were released today for Destination Crenshaw, a 1.3-mile-long outdoor art and culture experience celebrating Black Los Angeles under development... Read more...

Assemblyman Jones-Sawyer Announces $37.3 Million for Youth Reinvestment Grant

December 13, 2018 

By Lauren A. Jones 

Contributing Writer 

 

Assemblyman Reginald Jones-Sawyer announced a $37.3 million grant that will be allocated to youth reinvestment initiatives outside... Read more...

Civil Rights Attorney Carl Douglas Calls for Boycott of Walgreens After Unarmed Black Man is Killed by Security Guard

December 13, 2018 

By Jasmyne A. Cannick 

Special to the L.A. Watts Times 

 

National civil rights and personal injury attorney Carl Douglas is calling for a boycott of Walgreens after the... Read more...

LAPD Chief Michel Moore Meets With Prominent Black Leaders After an Officer Involved Shooting in the Hollywood Area

December 13, 2018 

By Kimberlee Buck 

Contributing Writer 

 

On October 29, two Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) officers responded to a scene at a 24-Hour Fitness located at 6380 West... Read more...

News

Congressman Cedric Richmond Introduces Comprehensive Affordable Housing Bill

Congressman Cedric Richmond Introduces Comprehensive Affordable Housing Bill

December 13, 2018  LAWT News Service    Congressman Cedric Richmond (D-LA) introduced the American Housing and Economic Mobility Act, a bill originally...

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Community

Hyundai Sends Taste of Soul Contest Winner Off in Style at the 2018 L.A. Auto Show

Hyundai Sends Taste of Soul Contest Winner Off in Style at the 2018 L.A. Auto Show

December 13, 2018  By Lauren Floyd  Contributing Writer    Platforms and spinning displays of the newest car models and emerging auto technology...

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Sports News

Derek Fisher Becomes New Sparks Head Coach

Derek Fisher Becomes New Sparks Head Coach

December 13, 2018  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer    The Los Angeles Sparks named former NBA star Derek Fisher as the new head coach. This move...

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Arts & Culture

FILM REVIEW: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

FILM REVIEW: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

December 13, 2018  By Dwight Brown  NNPA News Wire Film Critic    “It’s not possible. I’m a normal kid!” Famous last words. That’s what’s...

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