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Montebello Violence Crime Up ‘Slightly’

A recent rash in violent crime is raising concerns in Montebello. The most recent violence incident occurred Monday, when Brian Gomez, 28, of Long Beach was gunned... Read more »

Supervisors Approve Plan for Unified Health Agency

The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to create a unified county health agency, integrating the operations of the public health, mental health and health... Read more »

Lawsuit Challenges Jail Release

Court papers filed Monday argue that deputies in Los Angeles County jails should be banned from discharging mentally ill and transient inmates in the middle of the... Read more »

Sheriff Hiring Falls Short

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is struggling to hire all the deputies it needs and isn’t prepared to further increase patrols in unincorporated... Read more »

Forecast: No Relief In Housing Costs

Housing in California — already considered unaffordable to many — will become even less affordable over the next two years, with construction unable to keep... Read more »

Eating To Be Healthy? Start With Simple Changes

Beatriz Ascencio hates to cook with corn oil. The Monte Vista Elementary School teacher says it ruins the taste of her refried beans and other dishes. Even worse,... Read more »

Years Before Slain Mayor’s Death, Bloggers Were Telling Tales

In June 2007, an anonymous blogger started a thread on the Bell Gardens Topix board titled “Daniel Crespo.” What began as an opportunity for the author to vent... Read more »

Vernon to Review Community Grant Process

Over the last year, the city of Vernon handed out big checks to nonprofits groups through the city’s community fund. Now, before any more checks are printed, the... Read more »

L.A. Declares Homelessness Crisis

Saying a “state of emergency” exists in Los Angeles due to rampant homelessness, Mayor Eric Garcetti and City Council members said Tuesday they plan to spend... Read more »

Cedillo Visits Lincoln Heights Seniors

It was billed as the unveiling of sidewalk repairs outside the Lincoln Heights Senior Center, but for seniors at the facility, Monday’s event was a chance to catch... Read more »

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