Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

Wave Staff Report Carmen D. Hawkins, a graduate of the African American Business Leadership Institute, and the managing deputy of the city of Los Angeles Attorney’s Neighborhood Council Advice Division, was inducted into the John M. Langston Bar Association Hall of Fame on Nov. 3. The Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony honored African-American attorneys that Read More…

Lead Story Local News West Edition

Longtime AIDS activist leads annual L.A. Pride Parade

WEST HOLLYWOOD — Jewel Thais-Williams’ selection as grand marshal of the 46th annual LA Pride Parade, which took place June 12, illustrates the shift in the position away from celebrities to activists in the LGBT community. Marquita Thomas, a board member of Christopher Street West, which organizes the parade, called Thais-Williams “a true symbol of Read More…