Monthly Archives: July 2014

KAROLYN PLUMMER: Creator of sweets

INGLEWOOD — There are three reasons why customers will eagerly return to Karolyn Plummer’s family-owned bakery in Inglewood — and they are captured in the name of her restaurant: Sweet. Red. Peach. “My three customer favorites are sweet potato pie, red velvet cake and peach cobbler,” said Plummer with a confident smile. In the competitive world…

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Noted Compton educator Lawrence Freeman dead at 92

Funeral services for noted educator Lawrence C. Freeman were held Thursday morning at Holman United Methodist Church, where Compton residents gathered to celebrate the life of the city’s second icon to die within three weeks. Freeman, whom everyone called “Doc,” died June 23 at age 92. Stunned upon learning of Freeman’s death, Jonathan Taylor, community…

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