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Restaurant owner Maurice Prince dies at 101

By Kamerie Gibson Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — It took her almost 20 years, but in 1978, Maurice Prince opened Snack N’ Chat, her legendary “American southern cooking” restaurant. “She didn’t cook like everyone else,” Prince’s granddaughter Suzanne Cobb said. “She raised me and she’s always been cooking and gave the most fabulous parties.” Prince Read More…

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Panel discusses importance of Black History Month

CULVER CITY — “Black history is about inspiring the next generation,” fashion designer DaShaun Hightower said Feb. 15 during an in-depth conversation about Black History Month with Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson Jr. and others at the Macy’s store. Also taking part in the discussion were singer-songwriter Malynda Hale, Google executive Daraiha Greene and Read More…

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BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: Steve Harvey to host Fox’s ‘Showtime at the Apollo’

Steve Harvey has that golden touch these days. Now the comic/author who hosts four hit shows and counting will return to the place that launched his stardom with the Fox special revival of “Showtime At The Apollo,” airing Dec. 5 on the network. “I’m excited to be going back home to the Apollo to celebrate Read More…