Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

Wave Staff Report Debbie Allen –– an American actress, singer, choreographer, television producer and more — was honored for being a positive public role model. Presented by L.A. Focus, a newspaper that covers African-American issues, Allen received the Icon Award during the annual First Ladies High Tea Sept. 8 recognizing the artist’s decades of work Read More…

L.A. Digest West Edition

L.A. DIGEST: Winans honored at First Ladies High Tea

BEVERLY HILLS — More than 1,000 attended Lisa Collins’ 20th annual First Ladies High Tea Nov. 11 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Gospel legend CeCe Winans was surprised when her niece Deborah Joy Winans delivered a touching introduction and presented her with the Spirit Award. Also honored were Rep. Karen Bass, actress Wendy Raquel Robinson, Dr. Yutaka Niihara, Read More…