Community Local News Making a Difference West Edition

Upward Bound program helps youth reach college goals

Making a Difference: Nestled on the corner of Stocker Street and Don Felipe Drive is an Upward Bound office filled with activity. Andrew Toney, project coordinator, is busy helping high school students plan their futures as they focus on the curriculum the program offers to prepare them for the colleges of their dreams and to Read More…

Culver City Edition Lead Story Local News West Edition

United Airlines agrees to altered Coliseum naming rights deal

LOS ANGELES — Responding to concerns from veterans groups over plans to change the name of Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum under a lucrative naming-rights agreement with United Airlines, USC and the airline reached a revised agreement that will maintain the venue’s name. Under the revised 10-year deal, which was announced June 7, the field at Read More…

Community Local News Opinion West Edition

‘What advice would you give this year’s graduates?’

STREET BEAT ‘What advice would you give this year’s graduates?’ Glenn Samuel Leimert Park “Keep going, continue to go to school, you need it these days. It’s kind of rough if you don’t have it. You can’t stop right there, you got to keep going.” Ricky Bratton The Jungle “Once you finish high school … Read More…