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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
January 14acclaimed show, starring Redd Foxx and Demond Wilson as a junk-dealing father a
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
acclaimed show, starring Redd Foxx and Demond Wilson as a junk-dealing father and son living in the Watts neighborhood of South Central Los Angeles, would run for six seasons before ending on March 25, 1977. [ + - ] 1970: Diana Ross (right)... Read more
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Philboxing
JOJO DIAZ DEFENDS NABO TITLE AGAINST VICTOR TERRAZAS FEB 22 ON ESPNSUPER LIGHTWEIGHT PROSPECT VERGIL ORTIZ, JR. TO CONTINUE KNOCKOUT STREAK IN TEL
Philboxing / Posted 4 days ago
SUPER LIGHTWEIGHT PROSPECT VERGIL ORTIZ, JR. TO CONTINUE KNOCKOUT STREAK IN TELEVISED CO-MAIN EVENT EXPLOSIVE UNDERCARD TO BE STACKED WITH GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS' BEST AND BRIGHTEST PROSPECTS Tickets on Sale Today at 10:00 a.m. PT! LOS ANGELES... Read more
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BlackNews.com
Wendy Raquel Robinson to Host the 27th Annual NAACP Theatre Awards Honoring Legendary Thespians Jenifer Lewis, Anika Noni Rose, Brandon Victor Dixon20 years of providing performance training in acting, voice and dance for youth
BlackNews.com / Posted 7 days ago
20 years of providing performance training in acting, voice and dance for youth between the ages of 5-18 who reside in South Central Los Angeles. Dubbed a “national treasure” by TVGuide.com, Jenifer Lewis is this year’s recipient of the NAACP... Read more
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NFL.com
Goodell presents Super Bowl tickets to police officersfour officers are founders and coaches for the Watts Bears -- a youth football
NFL.com / Posted 10 days ago
four officers are founders and coaches for the Watts Bears -- a youth football program that serves children in South Central Los Angeles neighborhoods. Created by LAPD officers from the Southeast Division, the officers coach and mentor... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rapper Kevin McCall denies stories he shoot himself in the footMcCall is recovering after a shot in the foot resulted in three broken toes and
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
McCall is recovering after a shot in the foot resulted in three broken toes and a fractured tibia earlier this week in South Central Los Angeles. While there were whispers the Grammy nominated artist, 32, was himself responsible for the... Read more
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Island Packet
From 'Wonder Woman' to 'Girls Trip': Our film critics pick their 3 favorite characters of 2017and "Girls Trip" offers plenty of evidence that we should take her promise at f
Island Packet / Posted 15 days ago
and "Girls Trip" offers plenty of evidence that we should take her promise at face value. Haddish, born and raised in South Central Los Angeles, spent decades honing her outrageous comedic talent, waiting for a showcase. She makes the most of... Read more
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Hartford Courant
James Akinjo Ready To Take On Challenges For UConn Menunderstands. So it was just a good relationship from the jump.” Akinjo grew up
Hartford Courant / Posted 19 days ago
understands. So it was just a good relationship from the jump.” Akinjo grew up in North Richmond, not unlike Ollie’s South Central Los Angeles of the early 1990s. “I lost my mom when I was 4. I’ve always kind of been the man in my house,”... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
From 'Wonder Woman' to 'Girls Trip': Our film critics pick their 3 favorite characters of 2017and “Girls Trip” offers plenty of evidence that we should take her promise at f
Los Angeles Times / Posted 19 days ago
and “Girls Trip” offers plenty of evidence that we should take her promise at face value. Haddish, born and raised in South Central Los Angeles, spent decades honing her outrageous comedic talent, waiting for a showcase. She makes the most of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bright director David Ayer hits back at bad reviewsup on "Training Day," ''16 Blocks," ''The Wire," ''48 Hours" and "Police Academ
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
up on "Training Day," ''16 Blocks," ''The Wire," ''48 Hours" and "Police Academy." It opens in an alternate reality of South Central Los Angeles - a gritty, graffiti-covered, gang-infested patrol area that includes Orcs in thick gold chains and... Read more
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New York Daily News
'Bright' is when Harry Potter vomits on a cop flickup on "Training Day," ''16 Blocks," ''The Wire," ''48 Hours" and "Police Academ
New York Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
up on "Training Day," ''16 Blocks," ''The Wire," ''48 Hours" and "Police Academy." It opens in an alternate reality of South Central Los Angeles — a gritty, graffiti-covered, gang-infested patrol area that includes Orcs in thick gold chains and... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Teachers Around The Country React To Investigation Into Ballou High SchoolCity Schools. "I am a special education teacher and I see this phenomenon happ
KERA North Texas / Posted a month ago
City Schools. "I am a special education teacher and I see this phenomenon happening way too often in charter schools in South Central Los Angeles, always aiming for 100% college acceptance. High expectations are good, but not if you don't back... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Teachers Around The Country React To Investigation Into Ballou High SchoolCity Schools. "I am a special education teacher and I see this phenomenon happ
KPBS San Diego / Posted a month ago
City Schools. "I am a special education teacher and I see this phenomenon happening way too often in charter schools in South Central Los Angeles, always aiming for 100% college acceptance. High expectations are good, but not if you don't back... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jaydon Mickens went from living in his car to starring on punt returns for the Jaguarsnever asked the Jaguars for any sort of help finding even temporary residence.
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
never asked the Jaguars for any sort of help finding even temporary residence. The 23-year-old Mickens, who grew up in South Central Los Angeles, said flatly: “I came from nothing. I’ve been through way worse.” And now he is experiencing way... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Fitness Fridays: Asiah Collins Of The Platinum Life Talks Importance Of Cheat Meals, Stress Of Reality TV29-year-old has worked hard to make time for the things that are important to h
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 1 months ago
29-year-old has worked hard to make time for the things that are important to her, including health and wellness. Raised in South Central, Los Angeles (she went to high school with her famous husband), Collins went from track and field star to... Read more

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