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LA County Board of Supervisors 38th Annual Women of the Year Awards at the Sheraton Grand

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and the Commission for Women held its 38th…

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Women Who Inspire Us: On the Red Carpet with Global Publicist Marie Lemelle

As we celebrate Women’s History Month, Downtown Weekly honors Marie Y. Lemelle, MBA for her…

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Music, Television, Film, and Sports – Stars Collide at 54th NAACP Image Awards

On Saturday, NAACP and BET honored Black excellence in music, television, film, and sports across…

Rome nightclub
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2000 years ago, Emperor Vespasian fortified the Roman empire with a great Colosseum.  The largest…

Cookie dip lady
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COOKIE DIP COMPANY – Accessory to the World’s Most Famous Snack

Accessory to the World’s most famous snack. The People have spoken: CEO  Zakiya Ellick “The Cookie…

Ice cube hollywood
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Black History Month Honors Legendary Ice Cube

This Black History Month DTLA honored the legendary Ice Cube in more ways than one. …

Michael and kwini
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Downtown Culinary Power Couple Michael and Kwini Reed to Host 2023 Masters of Taste

Just announced!!! Downtown LAs own Culinary Power Couple Chef Michael Reed and Kwini Reed will be the Official host of Masters of…

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Downtown Celebrates LA’s New Mayor Karen Bass

After months of debates and what may have seemed at first like the closest mayoral…

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Say Hello to LA City Council’s New President Pro Tem – Councilmember Curren D. Price Jr.

Councilmember Curren Price Jr. of CD 9 has been sworn in as President Pro Tempore…

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Taking it to the Streets: The Fight to Save the “Obama Phone” Lifeline Program

Could the California Public Utilities Commission Be Trying to Destroy the Popular Program Started by…

Jazz in the sky
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Jazz in the Sky Returns to City Club

With Jazz in the Sky, legends of Jazz are invited to perform inside or atop…

B boy summit
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Longest HipHop Annual Event B-Boy B-Girl Summit Reborn, Returns to DTLA

Established in 1994, B-Boy Summit is the longest running annual Hip Hop event in the nation that…