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Inglewood’s future to lead Butts’ speech

INGLEWOOD – The city’s financial condition and its future economic outlook will be the focus of Mayor James T. Butts’ 2019 State of the City Address April 18 at the Hyatt Regency LAX Hotel on Century Boulevard, officials said. “The city is on a trajectory unparalleled by any in the nation,” Butts said. “I’m going Read More…

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COMMUNITY REPORT: Getting people off the streets one person at a time

“Lost. Hopeless. And homeless.” That’s how Je’Bre Byers described her life living on the streets, when I met her at a recent luncheon for the Los Angeles Conservation Corps. Before she reached her teenage years, she lost her parents. She ended up living with both her grandmother and godmother. But facing financial difficulties and unable Read More…

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Mayor’s speech emphasizes solutions to homelessness

LOS ANGELES — While many praised the homelessness efforts Mayor Eric Garcetti announced April 18 during his State of the City address at City Hall, General Dogon was not one of them. An activist with the L.A. Community Action Network on Skid Row, Dogon was joined by a coalition of community groups outside the steps Read More…