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State’s Plan For Exide Cleanup Continues to Draw Protests

The plan developed by state regulators to clean up the massive contamination left behind by a now defunct battery recycler in Vernon will leave too many people in... Read more »

Vernon Checkpoint Nets 5 Arrests

A DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint conducted in the city of Vernon resulted in 5 arrests, according to the Vernon Police Department. Officers with the police department’s... Read more »

L.A. Unified Grads Falling Short In College

In what’s being billed as the first extensive effort to track the college success of Los Angeles Unified School District graduates, a study released Wednesday... Read more »

Llego el Tiempo de Pasar la Antorcha

En 1979, cuando asumí la posición de la cadena de periódicos Eastside fundada en 1945 por Joseph Kovner, no sabía que Eastern Group Publications (EGP) se convertiría... Read more »

County Blasts State Plan for Exide Clean Up

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis blasted a cleanup plan released by state officials for neighborhoods surrounding the shuttered Exide battery-recycling... Read more »

Oficiales del Condado Critican Plan Estatal de Limpieza Exide

La supervisora del condado de Los Ángeles, Hilda Solís, criticó un plan de limpieza lanzado por funcionarios estatales para vecindarios alrededor de la planta... Read more »

Exide: Nearby Residents Still Living in Fear

Promises to clean up lead and other toxic waste has done little to calm the fears of people living in the shadow of the now closed Exide battery-recycling plant... Read more »

Social Gathering Connects Residents to City

VERNON – Summer was in full swing last week at the Vernon Village Park Apartments, where residents enjoyed a variety of fun activities and food, courtesy of... Read more »

Vernon Welcomes New Police Chief

A familiar face in Southeast Los Angeles County will serve as Vernon’s new police chief, the city has announced. Anthony Miranda, a former Bell acting chief of... Read more »

Door-to-Door Exide Campaign Kicks Off Saturday

Los Angeles County health officials and volunteers will be going door-to-door Saturday, visiting thousands of homes near the former Exide battery-recycling plant... Read more »

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