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Leimert Park businesswoman says thanks with a free meal

LEIMERT PARK — For the 10th time, the owner of a Leimert Park business said thank you to the community that supports her business with a Thanksgiving community meal Nov. 24. Aminah Muhammad and her team from Queen Aminah’s Clothing and The Sisters Marketplace held her annual Giving Back to the Community event, serving up Read More…

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Leimert Park Village Book Fair to celebrate the culture

LEIMERT PARK — The 13th annual Leimert Park Village Book Fair will celebrate the culture of African Americans Aug. 24 at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza. This year’s theme, “We Do This for the Culture: Celebrating Our Collective Culture,” not only recognizes the influence of hip-hop culture but it also supports the book fair’s mission Read More…

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The Black Neighborhood to hold launch event July 20

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Fresh out of college in 2016, seeing the political and social unrest within the black community and having a friend fall victim to police brutality, Bryce Savoy, Royce Hughes, Kimani Elliott, Uzo Nwadugbo and Cory Elliott founded the Black Neighborhood.  The five men decided that if they wanted to see a change Read More…