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BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: ‘The Banker’ reunites Samuel L. Jackson with Anthony Mackie

Samuel L. Jackson, Anthony Mackie and Nia Long are expected to walk the red carpet of the world premiere of the anticipated Apple TV + original movie “The Banker” on Nov. 21 at TCL Chinese Theatre, 6925 Hollywood Blvd., as part of the AFI Fest. Based on a true story, the film reunites Mackie and Read More…

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BOOK CORNER: Author pens short-story anthology

“Shorts: A Steam Anthology” by Los Angeles native Phyllis Chestang is comprised of three short stories, each no longer than 10 pages. The stories address topics such as a plague, a dramatic holiday gathering and a less than ideal airline flight. Having written more than 80 electronic textbooks, “Shorts: A Steam Anthology” is a shift Read More…

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Rapper wants to create scholarships for Inglewood students

INGLEWOOD — When rapper D Smoke takes the stage, he’s always representing Inglewood. So when he won the grand prize of $250,000 on Netflix’s new reality music competition show “Rhythm + Flow” on Oct. 23, he instantly knew he wanted to give back to his hometown. “It’s important to me because Inglewood shaped me into Read More…