Jay-Z brings new music festival to Grand Park

Mayor Eric Garcetti and other Los Angeles leaders took turns quoting lyrics by rapper Jay-Z Wednesday as the music star joined them outside City Hall to announce a two-day music festival to be held at downtown’s Grand Park this Labor ...

DeShai Cole: Forgiveness and Triumph

Taking the industry by storm DeShai Cole does it all. A radio show host, sex and relationship consultant, and beauty maven, Cole is motivated to empower women of all ages, all around the world.

‘Springfest’ tomorrow in Palmdale

The popular Children’s Spring Fest & Egg Hunt will be held tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Palmdale Amphitheater. It is free and open to kids ages two through 12.

April is Austism Awareness Month

At last week’s city council meeting, during a presentation by Councilmember Sandra Johnson, the city of Lancaster announced that it will observe Autism Awareness Month this April.

The Internet's best April Fools gags

A new digital map helps you find the Pokemon among us. YouTube made a shocking confession, Samsung and HTC advanced the world of wearable tech with souped-up gloves and you'll never have to take another lonely selfie, thanks to The ...

‘The White House for Kids: A History of a Home, Office, and National Symbol’

Your parents grumble a lot about politics.

‘Mama’s Fabric’ exhibit wraps at Palmdale Playhouse this weekend

Art lovers have one more week to view “Mama’s Fabric: Weaving America Together,” an art exhibit on display at the Palmdale Playhouse, 38334 10th Street East in Palmdale.

‘Hair’ comes to LPAC this Sunday

The popular 1960s musical Hair will be performed on Sunday at 3 p.m. at the Lancaster Performing Arts Center (LPAC), 750 W. Lancaster Blvd.

Brittany Murphy's final film being released

Four years after Brittany Murphy's unexpected death, her last film is being released.

‘Fahrenheit 451’ comes to the Lancaster Performing Arts Center

With its skill at creating innovative and modern productions of great works of literature, New York’s “classical trained, modernly hip” Aquila Theatre brings new life to Ray Bradbury’s visionary parable of a society gone awry, “Fahrenheit 451,” to the Lancaster ...

‘Living Safely, Aging Well’

The third step from the bottom squeaks when you tread on it—which is something you tried to remember when you snuck in after curfew.

Residents invited to Earth Arbor Day “cArt aRt” competition

Community members are invited to use their imagination and creative flair to transform an everyday curbside recycling cart into a work of art for the city’s cArt aRt competition, which promotes reusing and recycling household items. Residents, families, school groups, ...

Commemorative Air Force will offer ride alongs

From March 18-23, the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Red Tail Squadron's red-tailed Mustang, named Tuskegee Airmen, will offer a once-in-a-lifetime backseat ride in the rare P-51C fighter airplane at the Torrance Airport and at General William J. Fox Airfield in ...

Pizza guy on Oscar delivery: 'This is really the American dream'

If he looked gobstruck when he walked onstage at the Oscars, he had good reason.

Black racers and fans are finding their place in drag racing

Auto sports has been a predominately White sport throughout the years, but there has been a rich history of Black drivers, with drag racing being the home of some rising stars in the sport.