Anthony Nicholas Remembers Rosa Parks

Anthony Nicholas Remembers Rosa Parks This article is reprinted with permission from the World Tribune. For more information on that publication, visit www.sgi-usa.org.Tony Nicholas, director of the Tom Bradley Family Source Center in Los Angeles, spoke on Oct. 4 at the SGI-USA World Culture Center in Santa Monica, California. Mr. Nicholas shared…

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Preservationista Laura Meyers Wins Coveted Martin Weil Award

Preservationista Laura Meyers Wins Coveted Martin Weil Award Laura Meyers is a dedicated, effective and passionate preserver of West Adams architectural heritage. On May 5 at the Annual West Adams Heritage Association (WAHA) Preservation Brunch, she was recognized for her untiring efforts to defend against the encroachment of unenlightened development, to maintain the historic, architectural integrity in West…

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Tony Nicholas of the Tom Bradley Family Source Center

Tony Nicholas of the Tom Bradley Family Source Center It’s fitting that Tony Nicholas shares his name with Saint Nicholas, the ancient, gift-giving bishop whom the folk character Santa Claus is based on. After 42…

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Keepin' It Clean

Keepin' It CleanLongtime Western Heights resident Krishna McCain takes pride in the community he was raised in.                Often seen with a broom in hand he takes it upon himself to clean up forgotten pockets of his community. A neighborhood walkway, ignored by local residents after it had been…

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Grace Santana of the Longwood Highland Neighborhood Watch

Grace Santana of the  Longwood Highland Neighborhood Watch A stark void was left when long-time community activist Celia Bell left Longwood Avenue for Las Vegas, but lucky for the neighborhood Grace Santana was willing to step into her place. It’s been over one year since the humble Santana began hosting the monthly Longwood Highland Neighborhood Watch…

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Established in August of 2008 by writerartist Dianne V. Lawrence, The Neighborhood News covers the events, people, history, politics and historic architecture of communities throughout the Mid-City and West Adams area in Los Angeles Council District 10.

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