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L.A.F.D swears-in first African American Fire Chief

Today at 10 A.M. Daryl Osby will be sworn-in, and become the first African American fire chief in the history of the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

“It hasn’t fully set in yet. It’s an awesome responsibility, and I compliment the Board in having trust to select me as the fire chief,” said Osby.

Osby led numerous emergency responses in his 27 year career, including a catastrophic train derailment in Commerce in 2003.

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Los Angeles Summer Staycation Day 1&2

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Alumni Roundup keeps it pushing all year round, hitting our “Big 6” cities to interface and Roundup Alumni of all walks of life. Groups of Alumni from several schools come out, bring their friends, and so many GREAT discussion, networking, and new connections happen. Here’s a brief peek at what went down in LA this past week.

Above: First Stop, In n’ Out. Bad start?

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Russy’s Birthday Celebration: Getting There (NYC to LA)

Last year this time the Alumni Roundup events in Atlanta brought out hundreds of folks to spend quality time together and also to celebrate Roundup Russy’s Birthday.

This year, having never been to the West Coast, Russy and Tito proposed that we take the show on the road to Los Angeles. So this week we are in LA with the dual mission of celebrating and catching up with some pretty cool Alumni form our network. Stay tuned here and on Russy’s blog to see how we make it happen.

Day 1: Getting there.

Fresh Kicks, Wack Car Service
Fresh Kicks, Wack Car Service