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Leimert Park businesswoman says thanks with a free meal

LEIMERT PARK — For the 10th time, the owner of a Leimert Park business said thank you to the community that supports her business with a Thanksgiving community meal Nov. 24. Aminah Muhammad and her team from Queen Aminah’s Clothing and The Sisters Marketplace held her annual Giving Back to the Community event, serving up Read More…

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Fears voiced about gentrification at film screening

Documentary about Seattle sparks concerns in Leimert Park LEIMERT PARK — A screening of “On the Brink,” a new documentary about the gentrification of Seattle’s Central District — a former black enclave — sparked a discussion Sept. 20 at the KAOS Network. A panel featuring Ben Caldwell, executive director of the KAOS Network; Donald King, Read More…

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Scientist to be honored at church event

L.A. DIGEST JEFFERSON PARK — A-MAN, Inc. STEM International Science Center is hosting the Apollo 11’s 50th anniversary celebration and Engineering Day Sept. 29 at 3 p.m. at the Holman United Methodist Church White Hall, 3320 W. Adams Blvd.  The event will also honor laser scientist Hildreth “Hal” Walker Jr., who worked on a project Read More…