L.A. Digest West Edition

L.A. DIGEST: CicLAvia returns to South Los Angeles

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — CicLAvia will begin its 2020 season and 10-year anniversary celebration with their CicLAvia: South Los Angeles Feb. 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The six-mile route will travel along Central Avenue from Adams Boulevard to 103rd Street, with a variety of activities along the route. Participants of all ages are Read More…

Book Corner Entertainment Movies West Edition

Documentary exposes biases black girls face in schools

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — “Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in School,” based on the book by the same name, is an engrossing documentary that chronicles an eye-opening exploration of the unfair treatment of black girls in schools that often leads to their expulsion, an increase in school dropout rates and a disproportionate number becoming Read More…

College Professional Sports

SPORTS DIGEST: Commissioner doesn’t understand game he leads

It’s time for Major League Baseball to move on from the Rob Manfred era. Manfred has been commissioner since Bud Selig retired in 2015 and has worked for Major League Baseball since 1998. I can’t figure out why a man who doesn’t like baseball continues working for an industry that plays a game he doesn’t Read More…