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L.A. DIGEST: Workshops planned on retail development

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — The first of two community workshops to discuss the proposed community space, housing and retail development project on Exposition and Crenshaw boulevards will take place from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. April 14 at Holman United Methodist Church, 3320 W. Adams Blvd. The workshops, which are being organized by Crenshaw Crossing, are Read More…

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Hurricane-ravaged Haiti gets help from local groups

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — The disaster captured headlines around the globe and attracted worldwide attention. Last fall, hurricanes Irma, Maria and Matthew lashed out at the tiny islands in the Caribbean and caused billions of dollars in damages. Thousands of residents were either displaced or killed. In the aftermath, many islanders are still struggling to Read More…

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Danny Glover leads discussion on slavery, other issues

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — In a discussion that ranged from slavery and reparations to Africa’s freedom movement, actor Danny Glover, a college professor and a local radio host entertained a group of people at Holman United Methodist Church Dec. 2. Sponsored by KPFK 90.7 radio and titled “Discussing the Interrelationship of History and Today’s Social Read More…