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Increase in Homeless in L.A. County

The number of homeless people living in a vast swath of Los Angeles County jumped by 16 percent over the past two years, according to figures released Tuesday by... Read more »

Report: Nearly 30 Percent Fail to Show up to Jury Duty

Nearly 30 percent of Los Angeles County residents who received a jury summons between 2012 and 2014 failed to show up, while nearly 18 percent in Orange County failed... Read more »

‘An L.A. Journey- The Story of Lorenzo Alfredo’

With an opening song in the indigenous Guatemalan language of K’iche, Lorenzo’s journey begins at the CASA 0101 Theatre in Boyle Heights. The production tells... Read more »

Congresswoman Recognizes Artists

Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard honored five young female artists this week during her 22nd Annual Student Art Competition. “Every year, I eagerly look forward... Read more »

DTSC Discloses Soil Sampling Results to Residents

Over 8,600 soil samples taken from properties north and south of the Exide Technologies plant in Vernon provided no indication that there is a defined pattern of... Read more »

Recent Violence Sparks Debate Over Gang Injunction ‘Tool’

Former gang member Abraham Colunga recalls the morning he was arrested for violating an order prohibiting gang members from associating with other gang members. He... Read more »

Activists Campaigning for More State Funds to Help the Formerly Incarcerated

New America Media – The groundbreaking California proposition that reduced drug possession and other nonviolent minor crimes from felonies to misdemeanors is also... Read more »

Grand Jury Testimony Reveal Sordid Details In Crespo Case

Details emerging from the grand jury probe into the shooting death of Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo tell a disturbing tale of dysfunction, abuse, and alleged... Read more »

U.S. Border Opens Briefly for Families to Embrace

The U.S. Border Patrol opened a stretch of fence along the border with Mexico near San Diego for 15 minutes last month to let members of four long-separated families... Read more »

Boyle Heights STEM Academy Brings Home Medals

Boyle Heights was well represented regionally and internationally last month when teams from the Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics Academy of Boyle... Read more »

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