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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 »

Workers Back Anti-Wage Theft Bill

Janitors, housekeepers, airline and restaurant workers were among participants supporting legislation to end wage theft at a town hall meeting Friday in Highland... Read more »

‘Ideas’ Could Spur More Affordable Housing

Los Angeles Councilman Gil Cedillo Tuesday proposed a series of ideas intended to boost the amount of affordable housing in Los Angeles, including allowing micro-apartments. Cedillo... Read more »

GOP Leaders Call for Special Session on Drought

Assemblyman Bill Brough joined with three fellow Republican Assembly members Monday to call for a special session of the Legislature to address the state’s drought... Read more »

Goal: Zero Traffic Fatalities

Sitting at a desk in the middle of a Boyle Heights street, Mayor Eric Garcetti Monday signed an executive directive aimed at cutting traffic fatalities in the city... Read more »

Montebello ‘Healer’ Sought In Murder

Homicide detectives said Tuesday that a man known as a Santeria spiritualist is wanted in the death of a one-time business partner and romantic interest, whose remains... Read more »

Elected Officials Consider Increase in Gas Tax, Vehicle Fees

Drivers in California could pay higher gas taxes and vehicle user fees under a series of options being considered by state lawmakers to raise as much as $59 billion... Read more »

L.A. Forms Olympics Ad Hoc Committee

The Los Angeles City Council agreed Wednesday to form an ad hoc committee to oversee the city’s participation in a bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. The Ad... 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 »

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 »

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