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Garcetti calls city ‘undeniably strong’ in annual speech

LOS ANGELES — With a strong economy, high employment levels, a construction boom and returning industries, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said April 20 the state of the city is “undeniably strong” while also acknowledging the need to do more to help the city’s most vulnerable communities. Speaking from the City Hall council chamber, Garcetti Read More…

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This Week in Black History

April 21, 1974 Former Los Angeles resident Lee Elder birdied three of his last four holes before sinking an 18-foot birdie putt in a playoff to win the Monsanto Open and become the first black golfer to qualify for the prestigious Masters tournament in Augusta, Georgia. – For more information on black history, arts and Read More…