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Leimert Park group provides black artists with a stage

Situated in the very heart of Leimert Park, the World Stage is an educational and performance art space dedicated to keeping the culture of African-American artists alive in Los Angeles. Founded in 1989 by the late jazz drummer Billy Higgins, and by poet and community arts activist Kamau Daáood, the organization has grown from a Read More…

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Community safety partnership launched in South Park

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — In an effort to build a safer and healthy community, CityCouncilman Curren Price welcomed 10 specifically trained Los Angeles Police Department officers April 15 who will be working with local residents to reduce violent crime in the South Park area in Council District 9.  The new community safety partnership program aims to build trust between Read More…

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How can we reduce gang violence in South L.A.?

STREET BEAT: Alex Perez Santa Monica “We need to respectful of each other and grow with each other.” Mychelle Los Angeles “We need to start with our community and pray to God, he will free us from all of this violence.” Johnny Los Angeles “We need to be good to each other and treat each Read More…