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Southland residents remain angry over jet fuel dumping

CUDAHY— Frustrated residents of Southeast Los Angeles communities filled a town hall meeting in the city of Cudahy Jan. 17 demanding action from Delta airlines and their elected officials after a Delta jet experiencing engine trouble dumped fuel over several schools Jan. 14. No one was seriously injured in the incident, however some residents are Read More…

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City to expand jobs program for formerly incarcerated

LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Jan. 16 that the city had received a three-year, $10 million grant from the California Department of Transportation to extend its New Roads to Second Chances program that gives formerly incarcerated Angelenos employment opportunities in street maintenance and cleaning. “Los Angeles is a place where everybody belongs, and we’ll Read More…

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From sleeping on the streets to multi-millionaire

SANTA MONICA — Determined, focused and unstoppable — those are the words that aptly describe Venus Opal Reese.  The business consultant, award-winning performance artist and author of “The Black Woman Millionaire: A Revolutionary Act that Defies the Impossible” just released her autobiography, “The Raw Truth: A Pimp Daughter’s Diary.”  Reese is also the CEO of Read More…