Lead Story West Edition

Black L.A. comes to life on legacy bus tour

LOS ANGELES — The rich legacy of African Americans in Los Angeles came to life Feb. 24 when members of the Black Cultural Events website held the first Historic African American Heritage bus tour to spotlight the city’s African-American contributions. “Black Cultural Events promotes and highlights black events in the greater Los Angeles area,” said Read More…

Making a Difference West Edition

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Black Cultural Events connects people with activities

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — Driving down the freeway one day en route to the high desert with her husband, Pamela Ashe-Thomas received a text message from a friend. The friend asked Ashe-Thomas if she would be attending a gallery opening and reception that night. Frustrated that she hadn’t heard about the event sooner and had Read More…