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Goodie Giveaway set for Oct. 30

Registration opens Oct.1

Trick-or-treating has essentially been cancelled. The LA County...

GirlTrek, Obama in partnership: ‘When We All Vote’

Campaign to register voters

Voter registration is more important now than ever before and GirlTrek’s..

New ‘normal’ of learning in combination with wellness

Group cooking, exercising, and meditating help families adjust, focus and succeed

Whether your child is returning to the classroom, learning entirely online, or doing a..

New ordinance to target venues where human trafficking persists

Includes inspections and posting of notices

Acting on a motion by Supervisors Mark Ridley-Thomas and Janice Hahn, the Board..

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87

Only the second Civil Rights lawyer to serve on the Supreme Court

The body of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will lie in repose at the...

Cal/OSHA responds to workers’ call for safety precautions

Ruling sets in motion swift process to stop COVID-19 illness in workplaces

The Cal/OSHA Standards Board voted unanimously to develop stronger..

Census determines how much federal funding reaches communities

Be counted before Sept. 30 deadline

The 2020 Census will conclude data collection operations on Sept. 30. California’s..

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Carol H. Williams receives Advertising Age Vanguard Award

First Black woman to be honored

Carol H. Williams has forged a path for a multi-cultural narrative in a space that was..

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Getting vaccinated against flu more important than ever

Avoid a ‘twindemic’

In an effort to prevent a “twindemic” of COVID-19 and seasonal influenza..

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Armstead selected to head county Alternatives to Incarceration Initiative

Efforts to break justice system’s revolving door

Songhai Armstead, a longtime advocate for the underserved and an..

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