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Social media specialist holds webinar for local business owners

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — As COVID-19 continues to impact many businesses, local retailers are struggling to find methods to keep their businesses afloat as the pandemic continues. Establishing a website and utilizing social media has proven to be one of the most effective methods for attracting new customers, but many business owners lack the funds Read More…

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South L.A. hamburger stand is latest victim of coronavirus

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — A hamburger stand that has served residents here for more than 60 years has become another victim of the coronavirus. Many residents were dismayed to hear the news last week that Bernard’s Burgers would be closing its doors for good May 20. Members of the community were granted just a few Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Facebook badly misfires on Farrakhan

“We’ve always banned individuals or organizations that promote or engage in violence and hate, regardless of ideology.” Thus sayeth Facebook in announcing its crack down on hate mongers on its platforms. Two top white nationalist type agitators were mentioned as “dangerous” haters. I get that. Their inflammatory race baiting and anti-Semitic rhetoric has resulted in Read More…