L.A. Digest West Edition

L.A. DIGEST: New video raises awareness on HIV drug

Wave Staff Report EXPOSITION PARK — Health professionals, dignitaries, and special guests gathered at the California African American Museum Oct. 24 for the launch of the “Sister Friends” video series for HIV awareness, informing women about a pill that can help stop the spread of the virus. Spearheaded by Dr. Leo Moore, a clinical scholar Read More…

Entertainment Lead Story Music West Edition

Franklin tribute at CAAM will focus on gospel music

By Dorany Pineda Contributing Writer EXPOSITION PARK — It’s the kind of tribute Aretha Franklin could appreciate. Hundreds of adoring fans and music aficionados will gather at the California African American Museum from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 30 for a gospel music tribute to the late Queen of Soul, who died Aug. 16. The Read More…

Culver City Edition Lead Story Northeast Edition West Edition

Regina Scott becomes LAPD’s first black women deputy chief

Wave Staff and Wire Reports EXPOSITION PARK — A who’s who of Los Angeles City Hall, the Los Angeles Police Department and the Los Angeles black community gathered at the California African American Museum Aug. 17 to meet the first black woman promoted to the rank of deputy chief of the Los Angeles Police Department. Read More…