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Public barred from Inglewood meeting on next state trustee

INGLEWOOD — Residents and observers of the Inglewood Unified School District are up in arms over a meeting organized by Assemblywoman Autumn Burke with state Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson and 10 unnamed community stakeholders to be held at City Hall Aug. 14. Those invited to the meeting will be discussing the desired attributes Read More…

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D.A. says Ford investigation still ongoing

LOS ANGELES — Prosecutors continue to review the case of the officer-involved shooting death of Ezell Ford a year ago, a spokeswoman for the office said Tuesday, hours after a group protesting Ford’s death caused the Police Commission to dismiss its meeting early. “The Ford case remains under review and we have no further comment,” Read More…

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Dr. Dre to help fund performing arts center in Compton

COMPTON — Rapper and music producer Andre Young, better known as Dr. Dre, says he will be donating all his artist royalties from his new album,”Compton,” to help fund a new performing arts and entertainment facility here — an idea he says came from the city’s mayor. “I’m honored that Mr. Young has decided to Read More…