Seeking to inspire young girls to pursue their dreams and educate them on becoming successful and powerful women in a global society, Los Angeles County Parks will host the seventh annual “I Matter: Girls Empowerment Conference” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, at three LA County areas.
Grandma Edna, my mom’s mom, was introverted. A shy and quiet farm wife, she was a champion at food growing, gathering, preserving and serving. In contrast, Grandma Aline, dad’s mom, was talkative and bold. Why am I talking about grandmas? Because there are now ample studies showing the evolu…
Resilience is a word used during the last year to describe Downtown restaurateurs who have simply refused to give up. The word implies a combination of qualities: steely perseverance, unshakeable confidence and a patient, tireless faith in one’s talents and abilities.
Erin Yoshi dreams of a world in which people can live in harmony with nature. A world that respects divergent cultures. A world where people are not afraid of violence or exploitation.