All tagged Los Angeles

Kawhi Leonard, the L.A. Clippers Foundation and Baby2Baby gives back

The Los Angeles Clippers Foundation have developed a long history of partnering with Schools and multiple community centers around the Los Angeles market. After recently joining the Los Angeles Clippers, Kawhi Leonard proves he fits right in with their community initiatives by assisting the many children in the Southern California market as they return to school for the new school year. Additionally, Baby@baby joined the collaboration to provide additional supplies to the multitude of children in the market.

2019 Back to School Trends With Staples

It’s back to school season. A time where a new pair of shoes gets to come out of it’s box, where backpacks are a big topic of conversation, and most importantly, when stores offer great deals.Currently, Staples, one of the biggest office supply stores in the nation, is not only offering a plethora of trendy school supplies but a few major sales and rewards.

Los Angeles Chargers host the New Orleans Saints in inter-squad practice

Two old pals unite when the New Orleans Saints visit the training camp of the Los Angeles Chargers. For the third consecutive season, Drew Brees makes his return to Chargers camp and his young, well not as young, prodigy Phillip Rivers anxiously awaits his arrivals. Having scrimmaged the Los Angeles Rams last week, the Chargers welcomed the New Orleans Saints to Orange Coast College to conduct a joint practice or scrimmage for each team to participate in.

Experiencing the Desert’s Hidden Gems

After a long work week, it was a great time to get away from the Los Angeles city life and tour the desert to see some of the desert’s “hidden gems.” The destination was Palm Springs, CA. 107 miles east of Los Angeles gave a good amount of time to sight see and put Chevy’s 2019 Bolt EV all-electric car to use.

Did Jay Z’s Deal With the NFL Hijack Colin Kaepernick Protesting Efforts?

Rapper and Entertainment mogul Shawn "Jay Z" Carter inked a deal with the NFL last week to amplify their social justice efforts, though many of his fans, along with fans of the NFL, remain unclear as to what this deal means or looks like. Having worn an exclusive Kaepernick jersey on stage during his appearance on Saturday Night Live, Jay-Z has also been instrumental in rappers not performing at the Super Bowl in Atlanta earlier this year. 

Mass Shootings, Widespread Death, White Hatred Permeate America

NNPA NEWSWIRE — According to authorities, Patrick Crusius, the 21-year-old White male identified as the shooter, drove nearly 10 hours from his hometown of Allen, Texas, about 30 miles north of Dallas, to carry out an act of domestic terrorism and a hate crime against the Hispanic community. Mr. Crusius surrendered to police shortly after his reign of terror, leaving many baffled as to why he didn’t take his own life like many mass shooting suspects.

Tim Peterson Singers 25th Anniversary Celebration

It is with grateful hearts that we announce The Tim Peterson Singers 25th Anniversary Celebration. We are celebrating twenty-five years of gospel music ministry, lifting the Name of Jesus in songs of Praise, Deliverance and Thanksgiving. “God’s Been Just That Good “ - October 12, 2019 - 6:00PM @ New Life LA

Three Day Event Planned to Commemorate First African Landing in Virginia

NNPA NEWSWIRE — The commemoration kicks off on Friday, August 23 at 12:00 p.m. at the Hampton Roads Convention Center where Byron Pitts of ABC Nightline, and formerly of CBS Evening News and 60 Minutes, will host the African-American Political Firsts Luncheon featuring panelists Kentucky Lt. Governor Jenean Hampton; L. Douglas Wilder, former governor of Virginia; U.S. Representative Bobby Scott (VA-3), and former mayor and North Carolina State Senator Howard Lee.

Men’s USA Team Prepares for World Cup

On the campus of the UNLV Running Rebels, the United States Men’s Basketball team gathered last week to prepare for their upcoming FIBA Basketball World Cup tournament. Las Vegas, Nevada was the site of their training camp, where they would compete with future NBA stars on the Select Team.

Los Angeles Chargers Play the Arizona Cardinals

It’s still hard for me to believe the Chargers are no longer playing football in San Diego. As surprising as that may be, they have seemingly found a nice training facility in Orange County. During the Pre-Season the Chargers are practicing at Orange Coast College, where they allow their fans to come out and watch them practice throughout training camp.