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L.A. DIGEST: Compton to offer COVID-19 testing

COMPTON — The “ByeCOVID” free rapid testing site hosted by Mayor Aja Brown, Trap Heals and Originals Nation will take place from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 19 at Compton College, 111 E. Artesia Blvd. Medical professionals will use pharmaceutical finger prick testing kits and results are provided within three to seven minutes. Care Read More…

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Compton still deliberating on solutions for local homeless

COMPTON — The City Council is expected to decide next month on the best method of provide housing and for the city’s homeless population. Richard Rojas, the city’s director of Community Development, brought the ordinance proposal to the council.  “The reason we are presenting this for the council’s consideration is to comply with some direction Read More…

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Dash, Brown pull out of race for Congress

COMPTON — Mayor Aja Brown is withdrawing from the 44th Congressional District race, just one week after actress-turned political commentator Stacey Dash left the race. Both were running to unseat U.S. Rep. Nanette Barragan, who is both well-funded and well-endorsed in the district, which is largely Democratic. The district includes Compton, Watts, San Pedro and Read More…