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Rev. Alexander Hamilton was recently acknowledged by county Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas for his lifetime musical achievements. Hamilton arranged Aretha Franklin’s Grammy-Award winning gospel album “Amazing Grace” and can be seen currently in “Amazing Grace,” being shown as part of the 27th annual Pan African Film Festival. Hamilton, who is the current pastor of Philadelphia Church Fellowship Read More…

Cheers West Edition

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Nile Malloy, senior program manager of the Neighborhood Funders Group, has joined the board of directors for the Ford Theatres. The Ford Theatres contribute to a more vibrant Los Angeles County by supporting artistic expression and innovation and by providing access to exemplary arts and culture experiences. Those experiences, representative of the county’s many multifaceted Read More…

Cheers Uncategorized West Edition

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Kelly Lytle Hernandez, a professor of history and African American Studies at UCLA, has been awarded the 2018 John Hope Franklin Prize for best published book in American Studies. The book, “City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771-1965,” offers a history of mass incarceration and immigration debates. Read More…