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NAJEE’S NOTES: Looking forward to a night of music at the Hollywood Bowl

One of the best African-American musical events in the nation and the current hot topic talk of music fans who reside in South Los Angeles is back for a third year. Black Movie Soundtrack III returns to the Hollywood Bowl Sept. 25, with Oscar-nominated Reginald Hudlin and Grammy Award-winner Marcus Miller serving as musical director Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: A little love for Matthew Cherry’s ‘Hair Love’

My family and I had the opportunity to join the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, under the leadership of its Los Angeles president Pastor William Smart, at Sony Pictures Aug. 12 for a day full of activities for the youth and a special advance screening of a short film titled “Hair Love,” which is playing in Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: L.A. to observe Muslim Heritage Month

The Los Angeles City Council adopted a resolution recognizing the contributions and activism of the Muslim American community and declared July 2019 as Muslim Heritage Month. City Councilman Mitch O’Farrell introduced the resolution, citing the celebration of Muslim Heritage will “promote and encourage awareness of significant contributions made by the city’s Muslim population in culture, Read More…