Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

Wave Staff Report Juanita Crattic, Bennie Lee Jones and Mable Wesley, all at least 100 years old, were honored recently during Biddy Mason’s 200th Birthday Celebration. The fourth annual A Call for Boldness Bridget “Biddy” Mason Unsung Shero Legacy Celebration paid tribute to black women “whose experiences and challenges were greeted with bold, spirit-lead wisdom Read More…

Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

Wave Staff Report Eboney Pearson recently was appointed to the Homeless Services Advisory Committee by Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia. In addition to being the executive assistant to Los Angeles City Councilwoman Monica Rodriguez of District 7, Pearson also is an educator, social activist and political operative. She graduated from Fresno State University with a Read More…

Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

Wave Staff Report Erick West has been accepted into five Ph.D. programs in higher education leadership policy in national universities, including the University of Georgia and Howard University. West, who grew up in South Los Angeles, will graduate with a master’s of arts degree in education from Cal State Los Angeles. He received his bachelor’s Read More…