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NAJEE’S NOTES: Facts behind city’s eviction of firefighters’ organization

I’m currently in Washington, D.C., attending the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Conference. This year’s conference is especially important to me. Rep. Karen Bass is the current chair for this year’s Congressional Black Caucus and I had to be here to support her. She’s been my friend and biggest supporter for 25 years. Also in D.C. Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: Looking forward to a night of music at the Hollywood Bowl

One of the best African-American musical events in the nation and the current hot topic talk of music fans who reside in South Los Angeles is back for a third year. Black Movie Soundtrack III returns to the Hollywood Bowl Sept. 25, with Oscar-nominated Reginald Hudlin and Grammy Award-winner Marcus Miller serving as musical director Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: City taking steps to curtail illegal cannabis shops

I had the opportunity to attend a press conference Aug. 28 at the Southeast Police Station concerning the overwhelming amount of illegal cannabis shops. Los Angeles City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson was joined by a host of city leaders that included Mayor Eric Garcetti, LAPD Chief Michel Moore and Cat Packer who is heading up the Read More…