Author: Adam Vasquez

Best Window Replacement Sacramento, CA

Window Replacement Sacramento Window replacement Sacramento, California: There are various reasons as to why homeowners in Sacramento would prefer a stable and robust window. From science there comes winter and summer conditions that prove to be very harsh on windows. Some of them brake while most of them lose their transparency and beauty. It’s hard […]

Apostle Frederick K.C. Price releases new book

Review: ‘The Victorious, Overcoming Life’ by Apostle Frederick K.C. Price conveys message, it’s ‘Your duty to be Great’ By DANIELLA MASTERSON, Contributing writer WARNING: Do not read this new book by Apostle Frederick K.C. Price — “The Victorious, Overcoming Life,”  if you want to feel satisfied that you have served Our Heavenly Father to the fullest victoriously […]

Compton Empowerment Peace Summit Set

Self-identified gang members and others put their hands together in solidarity in Baltimore, Md., which is a national long-range goal of President Obama’s, My Brother’s Keeper Initiative. Photo: Getty Images Focus is Black and Latino young men; part of President Obama’s national,’My Brother’s Keeper Initiative’ COMPTON –The My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) Initiative announces the 2016 Summer Empowerment […]

Compton Herald endorses Nanette Barragán for Congress

The Compton Herald endorses Nanette Barragan for Congress. Photo: Nanette Barragan Unbought, uncompromised, unbeholden to special interest groups, Nanette Barragán is the Compton Herald’s choice for Congress COMPTON  — Today, the Compton Herald, formerly Metropolis newspaper, a strong voice of the Compton community for nearly a decade, announces its endorsement of  Nanette Barragán for Congress in the general election in […]

Tobacco Sales to Minors Drops

A survey has found that the California rate of illegal tobacco sales to minors has decreased. Photo: DLSimaging/Flickr Creative Commons Tobacco-only stores have highest illegal sales rate SACRAMENTO (MNS) — Sales of tobacco products to minors in California has dipped, according to California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Director Dr. Karen Smith. “I’m concerned that the […]

Black Mexico: An Irrefutable Historical ‘Africanness’ Abounds

A Black-Mexican teenager from the Costa Chica region of the Pacific coast state of Guerrero, Mexico between Acapulco and Oaxaca. Mexico’s ruling class is learning an enduring lesson that the nation’s African root will not remain buried in obscurity This multiple-part series will unravel the little-known history of how Mexico’s 15th-century assimilation of Spaniards, indigenous […]

Skyy De’Anthony Fisher: Day of Reckoning for Compton School Board Trustee

A San Diego Superior Court jury convicted Skyy De’Anthony Fisher of sexual assault, Jan. 28. Sentencing is scheduled for Feb. 29. Fisher faces eight years in prison. FIle photo UPDATE: Former Compton school trustee Skyy De’Anthony Fisher convicted of sexual assault; faces eight years in prison – full story HERE Originally published Sep., 2015: COMPTON — […]

Tennis Greats Venus, Serena Williams Returning to Compton

Serena and Venus Williams will be honored at the Healthy Compton Community Festival, Nov. 12. Photo: Tennis stars honorees of ‘Healthy Compton Community Festival’ at MLK Transit Center, Nov. 12 COMPTON — Professional tennis greats and Compton natives Venus and Serena Williams, will be returning home, Nov. 12, as honorees of the Healthy Compton […]

How College Students Can Make Money Online Without a Website

Nowadays, the increasing costs of college have started to take their toll on students. From buying textbooks, to rising tuition prices, to even the interest rates of student loans; it’s clear that students need to find a source of income that would build up skills that they could use, both in their jobs and in […]

Compton-based construction company grows from ground up

Kevin Ramsey earned a master’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering. Two major construction contracts for cement work awarded to his company, Alameda Construction Services, include the Galen Center and USC Village. Photo by Gus Ruelas USC alum Kevin Ramsey began his construction company in a garage; now […]