Sidney Poitier: Pioneer in American Film; A Reflection of Sidney Poitier and his Significance to American Film

January 13, 2022

By Betti Halsell 

Contributing Writer

 

Sidney Poitier performed wholeheartedly and inspired multiple generations. As an actor, producer, and writer, Poitier encapsulated his... Read more...

PGA Career Services and FORE HIRE Partner to Increase Diversity in Golf Industry

January 13, 2022

By Stacy M. Brown

NNPA Senior National Correspondent

 

PGA Career Services and FORE HIRE announced a strategic partnership on January 11 that will directly connect interested... Read more...

RISE and NFL Gives Youth a Voice with Leadership Program

January 13, 2022

By Amanda Scurlock

Sports Writer

 

To commemorate Super Bowl LVI, the organization RISE has partnered up with the NFL to host the Super Bowl Social Justice Youth Leadership Program.

In... Read more...

Lee Applauds U.S. Mint Release of Maya Angelou Quarter

January 13, 2022

LAWT News Service

 

Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13) applauded the United States Mint on January 10 for beginning shipments of the first coins in the American Women Quarters (AWQ) Program,... Read more...

Martin Luther King Jr.’s Family Calls For “No Celebration” On Holiday

January 13, 2022

Special to LAWT

By Cleveland Bryant, Jr.

 

Martin Luther King III revealed via CNN that he has a rally planned for January 15 for his father’s 93rd birthday celebration, to... Read more...

News

Destination Crenshaw and Lendistry Collaborate to Revitalize a Los Angeles Black Business District; Destination Crenshaw's intentions are nothing short of transformative, and Lendistry is contributing New Markets Tax Credit allocations to empower their vi

Destination Crenshaw and Lendistry Collaborate to Revitalize a Los Angeles Black Business District; Destination Crenshaw's intentions are nothing short of transformative, and Lendistry is contributing New Markets Tax Credit allocations to empower their vi

January 13, 2022 LAWT News Service   Lendistry will contribute a portion of its New Markets Tax Credits allocation to the Destination Crenshaw project,...

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Community

PAFF, MLK & Black History Month Events Cancelled or Postponed Throughout Southern California

PAFF, MLK & Black History Month Events Cancelled or Postponed Throughout Southern California

January 13, 2022 By Danny J. Bakewell, Jr. Executive Editor   Because of the recent surge in COVID cases throughout Los Angeles County, MLK Day events...

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Sports News

Kenny Allsup Leaves a Legacy in Track and Field

Kenny Allsup Leaves a Legacy in Track and Field

January 06, 2022 LAWT News Service   Kenny Allsup, a Crenshaw neighborhood legend has passed away at the age of 79.  He sponsored the Rancho Track...

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Arts & Culture

HOROSCOPES January 13- 20, 2022

January 13, 2022 Aries   Getting to the bottom of a wellness concern might prove frustrating at the start of the week. That’s because it could be...

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