Community Health Local News Making a Difference News West Edition

Black health organization is committed to community

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Felica Jones is literally the apple that didn’t fall far from the tree. The executive director of Healthy African American Families (HAAF) Phase II took over the reins of the company after her mother, Dr. Loretta Jones, the founder, and CEO of the organization died in November 2018. Loretta Jones has been Read More…

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SPORTS DIGEST: Local teams face basketball showdowns this weekend

It’s showdown weekend in Los Angeles basketball. On March 7, USC and UCLA battle at Galen Center for city supremacy and positioning in the upcoming NCAA Tournament. The next day, the Lakers and the Clippers meet for the third time this season a few blocks up Figueroa Street at Staples Center. The Lakers will try Read More…

East Edition Education Local News

High school counselor attends State of the Union speech

WHITTIER — The first week of February was special for Humberto Solorio, who has spent the last 18 years helping students at California High School reach their potential, explore their abilities, strengths and interests and develop into tomorrow’s leaders. Not only is Solorio, along with counselors across the Whittier Union High School District and the nation, Read More…