“Being An Admired Man” Training Turns Concept Into Action

The “Being An Admired Man L(ife)eadership Development Training Curriculum” is in Full Effect!! You’ve read the book “Admired Man Why“. You’re joining the organization “Admired Man Leadership Institute“. You see the tie-in with President Barack Obama’s ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Initiative.  Now it’s time to address the issue…not just talk about it! Get your organization’s trainers/instructors/staff… Read More “Being An Admired Man” Training Turns Concept Into Action

Lakewood tree lighting event returns Friday Dec. 4

The Centre at Sycamore Plaza Lakewood‘s tree lighting tradition continues this year with a special, expanded evening program outside The Centre at Sycamore Plaza on Friday, December 4. The Civic Center plaza along Clark Avenue at Hardwick Street will sparkle with new features including snow, sing-a-longs, and food trucks. Face painting and free carnival games… Read More Lakewood tree lighting event returns Friday Dec. 4

Amazing Women honored at The Centre

Pictured above: Ricky Campbell (third from left) and Sofia Riley (fourth from left) along with the Lakewood City Council at Tuesday’s Amazing Women event. The Long Beach Press-Telegram newspaper honored 19 area women on November 10 at their sixth annual “Amazing Women” dinner. Original Lakewood resident Ricky Campbell was one of the honorees, receiving a… Read More Amazing Women honored at The Centre

SoCalGas Sponsors 2015 United Way HomeWalk with over 800 walkers and more than $100,000 in contributions

“Team SoCalGas” is the largest participant for the third year in a row SoCalGas) is proud to take part in this year’s United Way HomeWalk to help raise money and awareness to end homelessness in Los Angeles County. It will be a sea of SoCalGas blue t-shirts as more than 800 “Team SoCalGas” participants take… Read More SoCalGas Sponsors 2015 United Way HomeWalk with over 800 walkers and more than $100,000 in contributions

Mayor Aja Brown Joins Mayors of South Gate, Bell, Commerce, and Maywood In Call for Less Pollution, Cleaner Trucks Along Freeway Corridors of Their Cities

SOUTH GATE – The mayors of five cities near polluted freeway corridors are calling for cleaner heavy duty trucks along those corridors. Studies have shown that corridors such as the 710 freeway that run near their cities have some of the worst air quality in the nation. Most of the region’s smog forming (or NOx)… Read More Mayor Aja Brown Joins Mayors of South Gate, Bell, Commerce, and Maywood In Call for Less Pollution, Cleaner Trucks Along Freeway Corridors of Their Cities

Mayor and City Officials Welcome New Chase Bank Branch

Chase Bank officially opens in the City of Compton COMPTON – Showing that the City of Compton is still on the move, today Mayor Aja Brown and city officials celebrated the grand opening of a 2,060-square-foot full-service Chase Bank in the Hub City. Councilmembers Janna Zurita (1st District) and Emma Sharif (4th District) joined Mayor… Read More Mayor and City Officials Welcome New Chase Bank Branch