Private Facility Offers Clues for Rethinking Stubborn Challenges in U.S. Incarceration

The NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund has described the U. S....

Groundbreaking takes place for Armagosa Creek Project

Local, county and state officials gathered recently to celebrate the groundbreaking of the..

Grand Jury transcript unsealed in death of Anthony Avalos

The grand jury transcript was unsealed this week in the case of a Lancaster woman..

Wildfires force new look at fire department budget

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted this week to begin a yearlong..

Villanueva promises far-reaching changes at Sheriff’s Department

Alex Villanueva was sworn in this week as Los Angeles County’s new sheriff, echoing..

Wilk in new Senate post

In this month’s opening ceremony of the Senate’s 2019-20 legislative session, Sen. Scott Wilk..

LPAC Foundation to host latest ‘Speakeasy’ fundraiser

The Lancaster Performing Arts Center Foundation (LPACF) invites patrons to dust off..

Jamie Jarrin receives special honor from County Board

Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Jaime Jarrin this week was honored with a special..

African American-owned crowd fund makes first acquisition

Just months after its June launch, the Tulsa Real Estate Fund (TREF), the first African-American owned..

School center of lawsuit for banning 6-year-old because of hair

A Book’s Christian Academy, a school in Florida, has received backlash after reportedly prohibiting a 6-year..

Kevin Hart set to host the Oscars

After reports emerged that he was under consideration, Kevin Hart confirmed that he’s hosting the 2019..

‘Remembrance’ touches on importance of gratitude

For weeks, you’ve been scouring the stores. You have a lot to give.

Construction continues at new Jordan Downs

Nadel Architects (Nadel) announced that construction is underway on Jordan Downs..

Compton College athletics earns top honors for 2018

Compton College Tartar Athletics celebrated its student-athletes and coaches by..

Karen Bass elected new chair of Congressional Black Caucus

Rep. Karen Bass (CA-37) has been elected to chair the Congressional Black Caucus..