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Services held for Turning Point founder Pat Means

LOS ANGELES — Funeral services were held Jan. 19 at West Angeles Church of God in Christ, 3045 S. Crenshaw Blvd., for Pat Means, the co-founder, former president and publisher of Turning Point Magazine, one of the most prominent and largest Los Angeles-based magazines targeting African-American small business owners. She died Jan. 8, surrounded by Read More…

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Brickyard project bringing future jobs to Compton

COMPTON — Residents and city officials are already seeing some of the rewards from the Brickyard Light Industrial Project, which isn’t even completed. The project broke ground in December to create a 1.1 million-square-foot light industrial park. It will connect the city with the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. Formerly the Atkinson Brickyard, Read More…