L.A. Digest Local News West Edition

Scientist to be honored at church event

L.A. DIGEST JEFFERSON PARK — A-MAN, Inc. STEM International Science Center is hosting the Apollo 11’s 50th anniversary celebration and Engineering Day Sept. 29 at 3 p.m. at the Holman United Methodist Church White Hall, 3320 W. Adams Blvd.  The event will also honor laser scientist Hildreth “Hal” Walker Jr., who worked on a project Read More…

Business Local News News West Edition

Black businesswomen gather for advice, inspiration

CARSON — Nearly 700 business women, life coaches and aspiring entrepreneurs flocked to the DoubleTree Hotel Sept. 14 and 15 to attend the eighth annual Black Businesswomen Rock! Sisters Sipping Success event where they received practical advice, inspiration and support.  A series of 14 workshops delivered advice on everything from grant writing to the power Read More…

Prep Sports

PREP FOOTBALL: Playoffs begin this week for most area high school teams

Narbonne, Carson, Fairfax and Crenshaw lead the Open Division field in the City Section football playoffs. This is the first time the City Section has installed an Open Division for its top eight teams. The format was adopted to help give more teams an opportunity to compete for other city and regional state championship berths. Read More…