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Consumers Warned Not to Use Certain Skin Creams

The California Department of Public Health is warning consumers to avoid certain skin creams that have been found to contain high levels of mercury. The CDPH listed... Read more »

Pedestrian Struck by Metrolink Train

EAST LOS ANGELES  – A pedestrian was struck by a Metrolink train and killed Monday in East Los Angeles. The pedestrian was struck about 9 p.m. in the area... Read more »

MUSD Rescinds Remaining Teacher Pink Slips

MONTEBELLO– Montebello Unified School District officials announced last week they were rescinding layoffs for the remaining 100 teachers who received a reduction-in-force... Read more »

Man Who TargeElderly Victims in Lottery Scam Sentenced

A South Los Angeles man who masterminded a lottery scam that targeted senior citizens with promises of cash prizes and cars – as long as they first paid taxes... Read more »

Study Shows High-Salt Diet Decreases Thirst, Increases Hunger

When you eat salty food, you get thirsty and drink water. Right? Maybe in the short-term – but within 24 hours, you actually get less thirsty because your body... Read more »

To Get Out of the Red, City Considers Raising Taxes

MONTEBELLO – With no assets to sell or a voter-approved utility rate increase to generate more money, Montebello officials are now scrambling to figure out... Read more »

Gov. Brown Pardons Deported Veterans

California Gov. Jerry Brown took unprecedented action by pardoning three deported war veterans for crimes committed when they returned to civilian life, bringing... Read more »

It Wouldn’t Be a Holiday Without Friends of Salazar Park Giving Again

Not a holiday goes by without the Friends of Salazar Park (FSPS) senior volunteers reaching out to local needy families to make their celebration just a little more... Read more »

LAPD Policy Calls for Officers to ‘De-escalate’

The Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioners approved new policies Tuesday that call on officers to use more de-escalation techniques before resorting to deadly... Read more »

County Working to Shut Down Illegal Marijuana Dispensaries

Lawyers for Los Angeles County recommended a “surge strategy’’ Tuesday to shut down medical marijuana dispensaries operating illegally in the face of a ban... Read more »

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