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Street Art Event in Wilmington

This Saturday at Streetcraft in Wilmington independent artist collaborated at the event that had an open graffiti yard, tattooing, various art galleries, independent clothing vendors, live music and more. The event started at 11 a.m….

Slanguage Celebrates their 10-year Anniversary

Photo: Slanguage Facebook  The Wilmington art hub Slanguage celebrates their 10-year anniversary since they launched the art group in 2002. Located on 640 North Avalon Boulevard the group was founded by couple Karla Diaz and…

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Reflecting on Wilmington’s First Womyn’s Month

Wilmington’s First Womyn’s Month in March is a collaborative effort between local organizations and community residents to bring awareness to the issue of violence in the community. By creating a series of workshops for women,…

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Man Shot and Killed in Wilmington

A 42-year-old man was shot and killed in Wilmington Monday night, police said. The name of the victim was not released. Officials said he was walking on Opp Street towards Anaheim Boulevard at approximately 8:45…

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Community Leaders in Wilmington

On October 3rd, I met up with Olivia Cueva-Fernandez to ask her a few questions about her leadership experience in Wilmington. Olivia Cueva-Fernandez was born and raised in Wilmington. She is a retired educator and…

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Happy Anniversary Hojas Tea House!

Thanks to Hojas Tea House, Wilmington has had a place to host community events, a center to study and a hang out spot for residents to enjoy delicious healthy drinks. Today marks their 3-year anniversary…

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Relay for Life: Cancer Awareness in Wilmington

Disclosure: I am helping organize Relay for Life in Wilmington. In August, Wilmington will be participating in American Cancer Society’s fund raising event, Relay For Life, for the first time. During the 24-hour relay, teams…