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This Week in Black History

This Week in Black History

February 16, 1970 Joe Frazier knocked out Jimmy Ellis in the second round of their fight at Madison Square Garden to become the world heavyweight boxing champion. – For more information on black history, arts and culture, visit www.caamuseum.org  …

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This Week in Black History

Feb. 12, 1909 Educator W.E.B. DuBois is one of 60-plus activists who formed the NAACP to fight for racial equality for black Americans. As editor of the group’s Crisis magazine, he would criticize and agitate white America while serving as a source of information and pride to black Americans. – For more information on black…

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This Week in Black History

February 3, 1989 Former St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Bill White is named president of the National League, becoming the first African American to lead a major sports league. For more information on black history, arts and culture, visit www.caamuseum.org.    …

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West

16 February, 2018

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Refugee organization evolves …

It began with a civil war. In 1983, thousands of people fled military persecutio…

16 February, 2018

CHEERS!

Dr. Henry DeLu Jr. has been elected to the Alumni Association Board for the USC …

Culver City

15 February, 2018

‘Get Out’ director discusses film’s success at LMU

WESTCHESTER — Actor and director Jordan Peele came to Loyola Marymount Universit…

13 February, 2018

Actors’ Gang brings social studies lessons to life

CULVER CITY — After studying Mesopotamia for six weeks, Natalie Gualtieri’s sixt…

East

16 February, 2018

Colleagues call for councilman-teacher to resign

PICO RIVERA — The City Council here asked for the resignation of Councilman Greg…

16 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk residents offered help…

The Tzu Chi Foundation is providing free tax preparation services to qualifying …

Herald American

19 February, 2018

New Bellflower event center plans outdoor wedding …

BELLFLOWER — Couples getting married may have their wedding banquet in the new 3…

16 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk residents offered help…

The Tzu Chi Foundation is providing free tax preparation services to qualifying …

Lynwood

16 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk residents offered help…

The Tzu Chi Foundation is providing free tax preparation services to qualifying …

01 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk holds discussion on ci…

A Pasadena firm is coordinating a day-long workshop and discussion on city servi…

Northeast

16 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk residents offered help…

The Tzu Chi Foundation is providing free tax preparation services to qualifying …

16 February, 2018

Assemblywoman takes leave after harassment accusat…

BELL GARDENS — Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, who gained national attention for …

The Press

19 February, 2018

Search warrants served at Maywood City Hall

MAYWOOD — Investigators from the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office s…

16 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk residents offered help…

The Tzu Chi Foundation is providing free tax preparation services to qualifying …

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