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Youth summit seeks to close the ‘success gap’

LOS ANGELES — A summit to examine the options for closing the educational and opportunity gaps facing young black men was held April 18 at the South L.A. Sports Activity Center. Patterned after President Barack Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper Initiative, the summit featured Eddie Melton, the chairman of the Indiana Commission on the Social Status Read More…

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Mayor says ‘back-to-basics’ is producing results

NORTHRIDGE — Mayor Eric Garcetti said in his State of the City speech Tuesday that his “back to basics” approach has yielded results and announced a series of measures to tackle a recent rise in violent crime. “City Hall is getting things done, neighborhoods are on the move, people are getting back to work,” Garcetti Read More…