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Montebello to Keep $4.6 Million RDA Bond

For seven years, funds previously earmarked for the Taylor Ranch Community Cultural Center and other building projects have languished in an account, untouchable... Read more »

Bell Gardens Forced to Sell Shopping Centers

Before Ross, Marshall’s, Starbucks and Petco opened their doors in Bell Gardens, the area around Florence Boulevard and Eastern Avenue was nothing more than a... Read more »

Assembly Questions Actions on Exide

Years of public outrage over the Exide Technologies’ contamination of cities and neighborhoods in the east and southeast Los Angeles area finally appears to be... Read more »

Local Student Among Best in the World

A 17-year old student at Abraham Lincoln High School earned a perfect score on his AP Calculus test making him one of 12 students in the world to earn every point... Read more »

Fire Damages Boyle Heights Businesses

A stubborn fire sparked by a gas leak inside a vacant Laundromat heavily damaging a strip mall in Boyle Heights Friday morning. The blaze at the one-story commercial... Read more »

Exide, Porter Ranch: A Double Standard

The complaints of headaches, bloody noses and asthma by Porter Ranch residents sound all to familiar to eastside activists who’ve spent years fighting their own... Read more »

Shrinking Debs Pond Worries Park Visitors

What started as a routine maintenance check up at Ernest E. Debs Park in Montecito Heights turned into a worrying issue for area residents and frequent park visitors... Read more »

Heavy Rains Pound Southland

The second significant Pacific storm of the season barreled into Southern California Wednesday, bringing with it strong winds that felled trees, heavy rains that... Read more »

Vernon Administrator Retires Abruptly

The city of Vernon will soon have a new interim city administrator at the helm following the abrupt retirement of Mark Whitworth, who exits with six months in severance... Read more »

Recognizing the ‘Best of Best’

Every Sunday for the past year Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia has recognized acts of kindness by an individual or positive impacts by a group in her district that... Read more »

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