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Bell Gardens Improves Grade In State Tobacco Report

A City Council decision last August to make parks and recreation areas smoke-free has improved Bell Gardens’ grade in the American Lung Association State of Tobacco... Read more »

Fire at Boyle Heights Church Called ‘Suspicious’ – Community Outraged

A “suspicious” fire damaged a Catholic church in Boyle Heights that also serves as a center for community activism this morning, and an investigation is underway... Read more »

Homeless Count Moves Into Metro and Southern LA County

The three-day 2018 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count, which got underway Tuesday night with thousands of volunteers taking to the streets of San Fernando, Santa... Read more »

Romana Acosta Bañuelos, First Latino U.S., Treasurer, Dies at 92

The first Latina to serve as U.S. treasurer and founder of both a bank and Mexican food company has died. Romana Acosta Bañuelos died Jan. 15 of pneumonia with... Read more »

Man Dies While In Custody In Montebello Jail

Authorities Wednesday identified a man who died while in custody at the jail in police headquarters in Montebello. George Heredia, 59, believed to have been a transient,... Read more »

Man Sentenced In Killing of Two Brothers at East L.A. Park

A Bell Gardens man convicted of killing two brothers at a county park in East Los Angeles was sentenced last week to 80 years to life in state prison. Pedro Vasquez,... Read more »

Do You Know This Man? Attempted Burglary Suspect Caught on Video

An 87-year-old Montebello resident scared off a burglar, but not before the suspect was caught on video. “The Montebello Police Department needs your help in identifying... Read more »

With Sights on 2018 Elections, Women Refocus Message

Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of downtown Los Angeles and across the nation this past Saturday, as the second annual Women’s March looked... Read more »

‘King Tut’ Exhibit coming to L.A.

Tickets are now on sale for a California Science Center exhibit billed as the largest traveling collection outside Egypt of artifacts from the tomb of Tutankhamun... Read more »

Putting The Heat On What Takes the Edge Off

                    Jeff Sessions wants to crack down on legal marijuana, the only thing getting some people... Read more »

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