Associated Press Los Angeles Daybook for Saturday, Sept. 6
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8:30 a.m. SOUTH LOS ANGELES — Rep. Karen Bass and Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas will take part in a Ready to Work rally with black workers who will call for quality jobs and greater diversity in the
Location: Leimert Park, corner of Crenshaw Boulevard and Vernon Avenue.
Contact: Paulette Thornton, (323) 295-0642; Richard Stevenson, Black Worker Center, (310) 431-8748.
9 a.m. UNIVERSAL CITY — Labor leader Dolores Huerta, attorney Gloria Allred and Grammy-winning singer Helen Reddy will be honored at Veteran Feminist of America's Women and Media Conference. The event will feature workshops, guest speakers and an awards dinner.
Location: Sheraton Universal Hotel, 333 Universal Hollywood Drive.
4 p.m. LAKE BALBOA — Los Angeles Councilwoman Nury Martinez will hold a community swearing-in.
Location: The Japanese Garden, Woodley Park, 6100 Woodley Ave.
Contact: Jim Dantona, city, (213) 473-7006