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Suspect Charged In Fire That Destroyed Historic South L.A. Church; Southside Church of Christ Breaks Ground on Serenity

I Investigators from the Los Angeles City Fire Department Arson/Counter-Terrorism division announced an arrest in connection with an arson fire that destroyed Victory Baptist Church and injured three firefighters. Carlos Diaz, a 23-year-old unhoused male, is initially being charged with Penal Code 451C – arson of a structure – withContinue Reading

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California is Hungry for New Contractors

  Mark Hedin For 25 years, California’s Contractor Development and Bonding Program has been working to expand and diversify the state’s contracting industry. It’s a win-win. Taxpayers save money on public projects when a larger pool of qualified bidders compete for government contracts, which go to whichever one offers theContinue Reading

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Voters of Color and Women Saved the Democrats from Disaster

    Peter White|Ethnic Media Services Despite new laws to keep people from voting and gerrymandering election districts to take away the power of minority communities, the Republican “red wave” that pollsters predicted ahead of last week’s midterms didn’t happen. Ethnic Media Services debriefed six experts on their reactions to the electionContinue Reading

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Tracking the RSV Surge and What You Should Know

  Kisha Smith It’s not even winter and physicians across the nation are sounding the alarm on RSV (Respiratory syncytial virus), a common childhood illness, that all but disappeared with the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, but is back with a vengeance this year just as the flu season isContinue Reading

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Karen Bass Makes History as L.A.’s New Mayor

D.T. Carson “No matter who you voted for, no matter where you live, I will be a mayor for you,” Karen Bass said in her first press conference as Mayor-Elect. For the last six months, Congresswoman Karen Bass and billionaire real estate developer Rick Caruso had been locked in aContinue Reading

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