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  • The Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess opens Wednesday in L. A.

    Apr 20, 14 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment


     *The Tony Award-winning musical “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess” makes its triumphant debut at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre, opening Wednesday, April 23 at 8 p.m. at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre.  Performances continue through June 1, 2014. (Preview April 22.) “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess”  by George Gershwin, DuBose and Dorothy Heyward and Ira […]

  • Jay Z’s ‘Made in America’ Festival Adds a Los Angeles Show (Pics)

    Apr 16, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Jay Z is splitting his Budweiser Made in America music festival between two coasts. The annual two-day concert held over Labor Day weekend will be held at its usual Philadelphia location, and another show will run simultaneously in Los Angeles. Hov was joined by LA’s mayor Wednesday at Los Angeles City Hall and Budweiser Vice […]

  • L.A. Principal Geo. McKenna Focus of Award-winning Film to Run for Political Office

    Jan 29, 14 by jasmynecannick Leave a comment


    Los Angeles, CA – Esteemed educator and school administrator Dr. George McKenna, III, whose turnaround of Washington Prep High School led to an award-winning movie starring Denzel Washington, has officially entered the race to fill the Los Angeles Unified School District Board District 1 seat. “The confidence the community has recently shown in my experience and […]

  • Rob Riley Talks Christmas at L.A. Toy Drive

    Dec 25, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *Over the weekend we caught up heartthrob and Brooklyn native Rob Riley, known for “Bourne Legacy” and VHI’s “Hit the Floor.” We ran into him during Rooftop 3100’s Annual Toy Drive in Los Angeles, where he told us about his latest work, the holidays, and what he wants for Christmas.

  • L.A. Jury Awards $1.1M to Black Firefighter in Discrimination Case

    Nov 26, 13 by jasmynecannick 2 Comments


    *Los Angeles, CA – A Los Angeles jury today concluded that Jabari Jumaane, an African-American firefighter who has been with the Los Angeles City Fire Department for 27-years had been the victim of racial discrimination, retaliation, and a hostile workplace and awarded him $1.1M. The verdict came after 16 days of deliberations and a 7 […]

  • Aio Wireless™ Launches Retail Presence in Los Angeles

    Oct 16, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *Alpharetta, GA – Aio Wireless’ first-class service with no annual contract is now available to Los Angeles consumers through dealer-owned Aio Wireless stores as well as online at www.aiowireless.com. Aio makes wireless easy with a friendly in-store and online experience and three simple plans to choose from. All three plans include unlimited talk, text, and […]