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Leimert Park hosts Belize Fest

LEIMERT PARK — Natives of the Central American country of Belize took over Leimert Park July 7 for the annual Belize Caye Fest. Cultural artists and musicians showed off their talent with speakers blasting the sounds of soca, samba and hip-hop.  Performers included Nicole Nicole Kimbrough, A Taste of Paradise Band and Inglewood hip-hop twin Read More…

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Stevie Wonder announces he will undergo kidney transplant

LOS ANGELES — Legendary singer Stevie Wonder has announced he will undergo kidney transplant surgery in the comings months, confirming speculation that surfaced about his health recently. Wonder spoke about his health during a concert in England July 6 at the British Summer Time Hyde Park music festival.  Wonder surprised fans with news of the Read More…

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Film on church shooting focuses on forgiveness, hate

Filmmaker Brian Ivie has a favorite moment in his new film “Emanuel,” a documentary about the 2015 shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina that killed nine people. During his eulogy for South Carolina State Sen. and Rev. Clementa Pinckney, one of the nine victims, President Barack Obama began singing “Amazing Read More…