Arts & Entertainment


USC announces music scholarship honoring the late Victor McElhaney

Victor McElhaney, a jazz student at the USC Thornton School of Music who was..

ABC praises ‘black-ish’ for spotlighting Black voices

ABC has announced that “black-ish’’ will start its season in the fall and the debut of the..

Sandra Evers-Manly to deliver speech at Santa Monica College

Sandra Evers-Manly, vice president, Global Corporate Responsibility at Northrop..

Inequality and racism addressed by local PBS stations

PBS SoCal and KCET, Southern California’s flagship PBS organizations, announced a..

Director Ava DuVernay elected to Academy board of governors

Director Ava DuVernay and producer Lynette Howell Taylor were among six people..

Kobe Bryant is posthumous recipient of LA Area Emmy Governors Award

The Television Academy has named basketball legend and philanthropist Kobe Bryant as..

Carlos Santana to deliver keynote speech at UCLA

Music legend Carlos Santana will deliver the keynote address at the..

USC welcomes back football star Reggie Bush

Former USC football star Reggie Bush was welcomed back into the...

Musician Bonnie Pointer passes away at age 69

Bonnie Pointer, who with siblings Ruth, Jean and Anita comprised the chart-topping..

L.A. Lights the Way competition

While students shelter under Mayor Eric Garcetti’s “Safer at Home” emergency order..

‘Summer Splash’ education series

West Basin Municipal Water District is offering a summer lineup of virtual education..

Jazz Legend Jimmy Cobb dead at 91

Jimmy Cobb, whose gift for understated drumming provided the..

Special citation given to Black icon

Ida B. Wells, an icon of America’s civil rights and women’s rights..

Additional lawsuits are filed in death of Kobe Bryant

Family members of two people who died along with Kobe..

Civil Rights leaders conduct teleconference with Joe Biden

Several Black civil rights leaders participated in a call with former vice president..