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Organization works with young men on steps to success

Making A Difference: Larry Williams recalls the moment that he truly understood the value of encouragement.  A young man he was mentoring lost his father, and the financial hardship that followed caused him, his mother, his sister and his two brothers to sleep in a car for months. Williams worked to secure the family a Read More…

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City attorney drops charges against Black Lives Matter leader

LOS ANGELES — All criminal charges have been dismissed against a prominent local Black Lives Matter leader arrested after a raucous Los Angeles Police Commission meeting last year, her attorney announced. City prosecutors said in February that they had agreed to drop the case in six months if Melina Abdullah, a Cal State Los Angeles Read More…

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Real Street Fest brings hip-hop stars to Anaheim

ANAHEIM — One of the Southland’s favorite and newest radio stations, Real 92.3 FM, threw a two-day festival at the Honda Center Aug. 10 and 11, presenting some of the leading hip-hop artists in concert. Self-proclaimed “LA’s Home For Hip-Hop” proved to be the reigning new hip-hop radio station in LA.  Big Boy from Big Read More…