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Neighborhood Council Round Up — DONE Fires Longtime Minute Taker

By Hunter Chase, Reporter The Department of Neighborhood Empowerment is firing Sheryl Akerblom from continuing her work as the minute taker for several neighborhood councils,...

Harbor City Neighborhood Council Stakeholders Meeting Gets Little Done, Ends in Chaos

By Adam R. Thomas, Reporter The elected officials of the Harbor City Neighborhood Council could not keep order amongst themselves on the Wednesday night of...

Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council Hindered by Infighting

By Hunter Chase, Reporter The Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council met on Aug. 27, but for the second time the board failed to reach quorum...

Neighborhood Council Follies

Going Coastal, Using the Pledging Allegiance as a Wedge By James Preston Allen, Publisher Coastal San Pedro Neighborhood Council’s July 10 agenda-setting meeting turned out to...

Exhausting Run Around of Exhaustive Efforts

EmpowerLA Prevents San Pedro Central Neighborhood Council from Booting Its President By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor DONE’s Director of Outreach and Communications, Stephen Box, was begrudgingly...

Neighborhood Councils, Steep Learning Curve

By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor Los Angeles neighborhood councils were intended to make city government more accessible to citizens, with hope that they evolve into...

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In August, EmpowerLA used its power of “exhaustive measures” to take over the Wilmington Neighborhood Council’s elections. The decision was due to the council’s...

EmpowerLA Steps in to Right Wilmington NC

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor For the past several weeks, rumors have been swirling throughout the Los Angeles Harbor Area that EmpowerLA was set to...

Aggrieved Residents Have Their Say About Homeless People

Photos and Article by Kevin Walker, Neon Tommy, Annenberg Digital News Community activists from San Pedro left City Hall satisfied on Nov. 17, after the...

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Coronavirus Myths Explored

In June 2020, Medical News Today, produced by Healthline Media UK Ltd in Brighton, UK, published a fact check of the top...

Black is King

Beyoncé Knowles-Carter’s gift to the world By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor My assignment is to mount...

Random Letters: 8-6-20

COVID-19 Hits Long Beach Leadership It is with deep sadness that I share that my mother, Gaby O’Donnell, has...

Republicans’ Revolt

COVID-19 denials, conspiracies and distractions I was stopped on the sidewalk the other day by one of our well...