Courtesy of the L.A. Philharmonic At the age of 70, with more than a half-century of innovation behind him, Chucho Valdés would be forgiven if he chose to sit back and relax.
Castlemont High School students celebrated Unity Day last week, attending workshops centered on the impacts of mass incarceration, gentrification, and racism on people of color in America.
On Tuesday, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to approve a new tenant protections legislation, dubbed as “Eviction Protections 2.0,” considered “one of the most significant and comprehensive set of tenant protections [...]
The City of Hayward has announced that it seeking five new mural art projects for this fiscal year. The Mural Art Program is partnering with local artists to foster: civic pride, cultural diversity, cultural [...]
“Celebrando Comunidad en la Placita,” is being held for Latinos and the entire Berkeley Community, Sunday, Oct. 11, noon to 4 p.m. in Civic Center Park in Berkeley, hosted by the César Chávez Dolores Huerta [...]
Courtesy of CBS-LA Former Dodgers legend Fernando Valenzuela was appointed by President Obama to become a Presidential Ambassador for Citizenship and Naturalization, 34 years after “Fernandomania” swept across Los Angeles.
By Ned MacKay Music, dance, storytelling and other aspects of Native American culture will be on display at the annual Gathering of the Ohlone Peoples, scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. [...]
In the midst of a national conversation about police transparency and accountability, the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California and the Law Offices of Amitai Schwartz recently filed a lawsuit against the City of [...]
By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service Although it was not part of his formal program, Pope Francis took time after Sunday Mass to visit Cuba’s ailing former leader, Fidel Castro.
By Wade Woods and Joseph Bryant The highly successful CityBuild Academy construction training is currently recruiting low-income San Francisco residents for a new nine-week Pre-Apprentice construction-training program starting in October.