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HEALTH MATTERS: Human trafficking can hit close to home

Human trafficking is a global epidemic and is characterized as the modern-day slavery. Jessica Midkiff was 11 years old when she was introduced to human trafficking under the guise of being employed to clean houses. Rachel Thomas was a junior in college when she was approached by a young man who told her that she Read More…

Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

Kree D. Filer of Compton has followed in the footsteps of many in her family by passing the California State Bar Examination in February. Filer will be sworn in as a lawyer in ceremonies May 24 in the Compton Courthouse, by her father, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Kelvin D Filer. She is the granddaughter Read More…

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BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: Garcelle hopes to play sexy

She went from the top runways to TV screens as Fancy on “The Jamie Foxx Show.” Now, Garcelle Beauvais finds herself as part of what may be a TV One movie franchise as she stars in “Girlfriends’ Getaway 2,” premiering on the network at 8 p.m. Aug. 29. “It’s surreal,” she said about the experience Read More…