U.S. Postal Service features new stamps showcasing beloved story

The U.S. Postal Service showcases Ezra Jack Keats’ most beloved story, The Snowy Day.

2 Hands 2 Cans will host annual Night of Growth Gala

According to the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority, about 50,000 to 60,000 people can be found homeless on any given night in

Inequity is legacy of slavery

The statistics are troubling. People of color are far more likely to suffer from inequity.

Food giveaway Sept. 30 in Watts

The Shumei America National Center will launch its inaugural “Healthy Food For All” project beginning Sept. 30 and again on

New web store celebrates Black inventors

African American youth looking for a dose of inspiration now may have found a good source to pull from following the recent launch of

Earth, Wind & Fire to headline Jazz At Drew concert series

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science in Watts will host on Oct. 7 its 20th Jazz At Drew concert series on

City Council moves ahead with marijuana zone regulations

The Los Angeles City Council's Planning Commission has approved a proposed ordinance that sets zoning regulations and land-use guidelines on marijuana sales and cultivation in preparation for

New funding for South LA schools

The Los Angeles Unified School District will pay more than $150 million to 50 schools in primarily low-income areas to resolve a lawsuit accusing the district of misspending funds that should

‘The Blood of Emmett Till’

The sting of police brutality has impacted the lives of several young African American males in recent years, often resulting in

Holman celebrates men

The Holman United Methodist Church “Brother to Brother Ministry” has scheduled a “Men's Weekend” beginning with a day in the community from

Possible bankruptcy for Toys R Us

Toys R Us, the nation’s largest retailer of toys and games, could file for bankruptcy

Boys found safe after interstate kidnapping

A woman who triggered an Amber Alert when she took her three boys from Albuquerque, N.M., to Lancaster was not initially placed under arrest but her children were in the custody of the Los Angeles County Department of Children and ...

New worries at Aliso Canyon

Only weeks after Southern California Gas Co. resumed injecting natural gas into the storage wells at Aliso Canyon, one-third of those wells have been taken out of service, it was reported this week.

State senate recognizes Lancaster energy plan

The California State Senate has passed a resolution recognizing the city of Lancaster's many successful Alternative Energy and Climate Change initiatives.

‘AV Wall’ featured at air show

The Mobile Vietnam Memorial Wall—AV Wall will be on display at the 2017 MCAS Miramar Air Show, Sept. 22-24, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.