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Black Florida mayor brings presidential campaign to Watts

WATTS — Democratic presidential candidate Wayne Messam visited Watts April 12, touring the area, meeting with community leaders and discussing issues such as gun violence and education. Messam, the mayor of Miramar, Florida, also spoke with members of the Black Los Angeles Young Democrats at the headquarters of the African American Voter Registration, Education, and Read More…

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DWP says discolored water in South L.A. schools is safe to drink

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — Testing from the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has determined that the murky water found at five Los Angeles Unified School District campuses here is safe to drink. Even so, the DWP will continue flushing out all the pipes in the Watts and Green Meadows areas since colored water Read More…