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Black health organization is committed to community

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Felica Jones is literally the apple that didn’t fall far from the tree. The executive director of Healthy African American Families (HAAF) Phase II took over the reins of the company after her mother, Dr. Loretta Jones, the founder, and CEO of the organization died in November 2018. Loretta Jones has been Read More…

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Leimert Park group provides black artists with a stage

Situated in the very heart of Leimert Park, the World Stage is an educational and performance art space dedicated to keeping the culture of African-American artists alive in Los Angeles. Founded in 1989 by the late jazz drummer Billy Higgins, and by poet and community arts activist Kamau Daáood, the organization has grown from a Read More…

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Budget proposal adds funds for LAPD computers

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Police Chief Michel Moore said that extra money earmarked for new computers and digital technology in Mayor Eric Garcetti’s proposed budget will result in a significant boost to the percentage of time officers spend in the field. Garcetti’s proposed 2019-20 budget includes $14 million for new computers and other tech for Read More…