Under the Hill…Petty Things

By Angela N. Parker news4usonline.com columnist Recently a co-worker of mine, who I’ll refer to as the Q-Tip due to her big, gray afro, finally got the boot after terrorizing the office for years. The whole company went into shock. Nobody expected to be rid of her, but what surprised me more than her offing […]

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Foundation Looking to Preserve L.A.’s Black Art History

By Dennis J. Freeman John Brown and the Golden State Mutual Legacy Foundation (GSMLF) want to keep the legacy of black art here in Los Angeles by preserving a couple of iconic paintings that many in the general public have no idea about. The Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. is aware of the artwork that […]

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Buzzer-Beater Lifts Washington to Pac-10 Tourney Title

By Dennis J. Freeman Los Angeles-Men’s basketball Pac-10 regular season champ Arizona went up against Washington’s Mighty Mite Isaiah Thomas and lost.  Thomas struck Arizona right in the gut with a last-second dagger, connecting on a step-back jumper at the buzzer to give Washington a 77-75 overtime win for the Huskies to claim the Pacific […]

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