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Classrooms: Only Part of Student Success

There is a growing push in recent years to make public schools more than just the usual places of learning, but comprehensive resources centers where students and... Read more »

‘We’re Dreaming… of 2025’

Is it too soon to start celebrating a high school graduation that won’t take place until 2025? Not according to the families, teachers and third grade students... Read more »

Residents Demand State Agencies Clean Exide Contamination Now

For the first 17 years of his life, Jose Anthony Gutierrez lived in Vernon, not too far from the now closed Exide Technologies plant. He says he is living proof... Read more »

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 »

L.A. River: What About the Southeast?

Efforts have been in full force to revitalize the Los Angeles River that once ran freely from Los Angeles to Long Beach but is now partially covered by concrete... Read more »

710 DEIR Flawed, Says County Health Official

East Los Angeles resident and business owner Amaury Reducindo has attended his fair share of meetings about the State Route 710 North project. It’s a project he... Read more »

Special Olympics World Games 2015

People all over the world have turned their attention to the city of Los Angeles, where the 2015 Special Olympics World Games are now underway. The international... Read more »

Demand for Justice In Montebello Hit-and-Run

At first they were shocked, than they grew angry. How could someone just drive away after fatally hitting 24-year-old Steven Garcia as he rode his bike in Montebello,... Read more »

‘East LA Interchange’ Film Documents Boyle Heights’ Evolution

You’ve probably heard the old adage, “All roads lead to Rome.” In Los Angeles, “All freeways lead to East Los Angeles.” That’s the foundation behind... Read more »

Special Olympics Arrive in L.A.

Seven thousand athletes from 165 countries, 2,000 coaches and thousands of volunteers and fans are getting ready to make history at the largest sports and humanitarian... Read more »

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