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Exide Taint Blows Over to City of Commerce

The City of Commerce had joined a long list of communities affected by lead contamination from a Vernon-based battery recycling plant permanently closed in March... Read more »

Veteran Monument Tagging: Ultimate Disrespect

It’s a sad sign of the times, the careless damage caused by graffiti vandals who care more about the thrill of tagging highly visible places than the damage they... Read more »

EGP Is Moving – But Not Going Away

We’ve loved our 10 years in Highland Park, which in many ways has become home to us. But Highland Park is changing and the challenges to find a new affordable... Read more »

Authorities Identify Body Found in Fire-Damaged Home

Authorities today identified a woman found dead inside a fire-damaged house in East Los Angeles – a blaze investigators determined was started accidentally. Firefighters... Read more »

MUSD Students Head Back To School

Nearly 65,000 students in the Montebello Unified School District said goodbye to summer and hello to the new school year this week. Students from transitional kindergarten... Read more »

‘Visión Cero’ Espera Disminuir las Fatalidades Peatonales y de Ciclistas

Sentado en un escritorio en medio de una calle en Boyle Heights, el alcalde Eric Garcetti, firmó el lunes una directriz ejecutiva dirigida a reducir las muertes... Read more »

Angry Residents Decry Handling of Exide Cleanup

Fuming over news that as many as 10,000 homes could be contaminated with lead spewed from the now closed Exide Technologies plant in Vernon, hundreds of people on... Read more »

Río de Los Ángeles: ¿Qué Pasa con el Sureste?

Continúan los arduos esfuerzos para revitalizar el río de Los Ángeles que en algún momento corrió libremente desde Los Ángeles a Long Beach, pero ahora está... Read more »

Exide Tainted Homes Could Be In the Thousands

As many as 10,000 homes near a shuttered battery-recycling plant may be contaminated, state regulators said last week. The announcement by the Department of Toxic... Read more »

‘Gentrification’ Pressures Small Business

Amada Decoloma cried helplessly when she saw water dripping from the ceiling of her beauty salon when it rained last month. Emilia Salvatierra is still in shock... Read more »

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