Tawala Sharp

Tawala Sharp

Listen to Tawala Sharp on Saturdays from 5 PM to 7 PMFull Bio

@Tawala SoulCal_Saturday Living in SoCal: (06/08/24) Hour 1

@Tawala SoulCal_Saturday SBS Spotlight: Dr. Vanessa Smith / V.I.P. Animal Hospital (06/08/24) Hour 2

SoCal SBS Spotlight: Dr. Vanessa Smith / V.I.P. Animal Hospital · What they do: V.I.P. Animal Hospital- Veterinary Services - General Practice, Urgent Care, Emergency, Same day services, Wait time never more than 10 minutes. SoCal Business: · Residents question proposed mega Home Depot in Granada Hills, under city review ·  A Reparations Effort in Palm Springs. Things to do in SoCal: · Fun free things to do in Southern California in June · Kendrick Lamar announces The Pop Out Ken & Friends show at The Kia Forum · Gardena Cinema - Free Movies in Support of Independent Theaters. More Reasons to Stay Out Of The Water In SoCal · Southern California Surfers Better Get Used to Seeing Great White Sharks · Shark Attack Seriously Injures Southern California Swimmer; Some Local Beaches Closed · Why is drowning on the rise in Orange County and nationally? The color of your child’s swimsuit can play a role in their safety at the pool, experts say.

@Tawala SoulCal_Saturday Heat & Covid in SoCal: (06/01/24) Hour 1

Heat & Covid in SoCal:· California’s first heat wave of the year is coming. These areas could see extreme temperatures · COVID is rising in California. Here’s how to protect yourself from FLiRT subvariants. Also in SoCal · New CA bill introduces ban on school policies ‘forcibly outing’ LGBTQ+ students · California Assembly passes bill to make kindergarten mandatory · Nearly 50% drop in Black student enrollment in California, new report finds. GUEST INTERVIEW: Kelly Pond, CEO of Special Olympics Southern California · Special Olympics Summer Games at Cal State Long Beach California State University Long Beach June 8-9, 2024. Marijuana’s Growth in SoCal: · Calif. cops just reversed their opinion on legal weed. · California Assembly passes bill allowing Amsterdam-style cannabis cafes.

@Tawala SoulCal_Saturday SoCal SBS Spotlight: (06/01/24) Hour 2

SoCal SBS Spotlight: Tonya Tee Founder and Owner of ‘Writing Waves’ · What they do: Writing Waves is an online-only, service-based business in L. A. County. As a unique and empathetic copy and content marketing writer, Tonya surfs the ocean of words to navigate engaging sentences that captivate each business/brand's target audience. SoCal SBS Spotlight: Tonya Tee. Things to do in SoCal: · GRAMMY Museum Announces Hip-Hop Block Party On June 6 · WeHo Pride Weekend 2024 street closures, parking restrictions · Cinespia announces lineup for summer films and fireworks at Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Weed Warning in SoCal: Weed soda brand poses danger to consumers, state officials say. 

@Tawala SoulCal_Saturday Round-Up: Mayor Bass no longer thinks LA's Metro is safe (05/18/24) Hour 1

SoCal Round-Up: Mayor Bass says she no longer thinks LA's Metro system is safe. LAUSD Police deployment to 20 schools collapses after one day amid opposition, confusion. Federal Judge orders Ice to end "Knock and Talk" arrests of immigrants. Southern California is home to the worst commutes in America, data suggests. California DMV opening first 'Express' office. California is offering drivers $400 gift cards to test its alternative to the gas tax. Buying a home in Southern CAlifornia? There are now more options. Huntington Beach Loses Housing Mandate Lawsuit Against California.

@Tawala SoulCal_Saturday SBS Spotlight: Tony Navarro, "Ocean Breeze Florals" (05/18/24) Hour 2

SoCal SBS Spotlight: Tony Navarro; "Ocean Breeze Florals" - What They do: A Family owned and run flower shop located in Newport Beach. They do flowers for all occasions. oceanbreezeflorals.com
Memorial Travel in Socal to exceed 2023 numbers . Socal Gas proces aren't too hight this memorial day. 23 Things To Do with your Baby this summer in Los Angeles. Social media app that allows businesses to pay customers to share posts expands to Hollywood.

@Tawala SoulCal_Saturday Round-Up: Gov. Newsom’s revised budget, by the numbers. (5/11/24) Hour 1

SoCal Round-Up: Gov. Newsom’s revised budget, by the numbers. Also In SoCal · Los Angeles County extends abortion services to residents of Arizona · The Orange County homeless population has skyrocketed in recent years · LA County to offer internet service for low-income residents · LAUSD parents start petition to bring police back to campuses. Reparations in SoCal: Sacramento inches closer to implementing reparations. Stay Out Of The Water in SoCal: · Beach League: 5 NFL teams to hold training camp in Southern California this year ·       2 Los Angeles County beaches closed due to massive sewage discharge Tuberculosis in California: Outbreak declared in Long Beach, 1 dead, 9 hospitalized.

@Tawala SoulCal_Saturday SBS Spotlight: Michael Conor, GM; “MGD Hollywood Korean BBQ”. (5/11/24) Hour 2

SoCal SBS Spotlight: Michael Conor, GM; “MGD Hollywood Korean BBQ”. · What they do: MGD Hollywood Korean BBQ is a premium, All You Can Eat Korean BBQ restaurant and lounge located in the heart of Hollywood, just a block away from Hollywood & Vine and the Capitol Records building. Their menu features 50 fresh meats and sides dishes for $40 per person. DisneylandForward in SoCal: · DisneylandForward gets final approval from Anaheim council. · What will Disneyland build first in theme park expansion? Celebrating Mother’s Day in SoCal: · How to celebrate Mother's Day in SoCal. · Things to do on Mother’s Day in Southern California. · 7 kid-friendly Orange County breweries for Mother’s Day. Changes in SoCal: California Is Rebranding.

@Tawala SoulCal_Saturday Campaign to build new California city turns in signatures to get on November ballot. (5/04/24) Hour 1

SoCal Round-Up: · Campaign to build new California city turns in signatures to get on November ballot · New California law will ban restaurant surcharges, hidden fees · Another Orange County City Mandates Affordable Housing · California's getting a new state park, coming Summer 2024 · When to plan for light rain this weekend in Southern California. Life in SoCal · Karen Bass aims to reverse L.A.’s — and the nation’s — decades long struggle with homelessness · Father Greg Boyle, founder of Homeboy Industries, receives Presidential Medal of Freedom · 'A second family:' Nonprofit helps LA County teens in foster care achieve college dreams · This LA teen nonprofit holds free clothing pop-ups for low-income, homeless girls. Things To Do in SoCal: · Going to the 95th Los Angeles County Fair? Here's what to know. · Discount Disneyland tickets for as little as $50 a day available all summer · A drone show will replace July 4 fireworks in Laguna Beach · Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival 2025 dates announced ·  New cruise line to sail from Los Angeles in spring 2026. Business in SoCal: Sam Ash Music closing all stores, 7 in Southern California.

@Tawala SoulCal_Saturday SBS Spotlight: “Plenty of Pie” with Sasheen Artis Founder/CEO. (5/04/24) Hour 2

SoCal SBS Spotlight: “Plenty of Pie” with Sasheen Artis Founder/CEO. What they do: Plenty of Pie, is a curriculum-based talent incubator and media production accelerator that offers leadership development, practical producers skills training, mentorship, and production support to emerging and mid-career creatives who are interested in becoming producers and executives in the entertainment industry.  Mothers Day in SoCal: · 16 Magnificent Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day In Los Angeles · Ice House Comedy: Renegade Moms. Cinco de Mayo in SoCal.