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Daily Briefing: November 20, 2019

ENTERTAINMENT The 2020 Grammy nominations were announced this morning.  Singer-songwriter Lizzo received the most nominations with eight including all of the four major categories: Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Album of the Year, and Best New Artist.  Lil Nas X received six nominations for his country-rap collaboration “Old Town Road,” featuring Billy Read More…

Community Local News Making a Difference West Edition

Playworks provides personalized programs for child’s play

MAKING A DIFFERENCE Ann Nguyen joined Playworks Northern California in 2009.  For two years, her students at East San Jose’s Santee Elementary knew her as “Coach Ann.” While in that role, Nguyen served the kids in her community with the power of play, transforming the culture of the school.  After spending five years as a Read More…

Local News West Edition

Compton Councilwoman Tana McCoy joins MWD board

COMPTON — City Councilwoman Tana L. McCoy has joined the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s board of directors as the city’s representative.  The announcement of McCoy’s new position with the 38-member board came Aug. 21 in a press release where Metropolitan Board Chairwoman Gloria Gray also welcomed McCoy.  “I welcome Tana McCoy to the Read More…