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Alcohol Ads Banned on L.A. Bus Shelters, Benches

The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to ban alcohol advertising on bus shelters, benches and other city-owned property. The measure’s supporters said the... Read more »

Students Inspire Law to Teach Mexican Repatriation History

A trip to Bell Gardens Elementary led Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia to introduce a bill that would encourage California schools to teach about the unconstitutional... Read more »

Montebello Hosts ‘Frozen’ Celebration

(EGP photo by Nancy Martinez)   Hundreds of children and their parents played in man-made snow and watched a winter themed dance recital during Montebello’s... Read more »

More Cases of Measles Confirmed

Local public health officials have confirmed 59 cases of measles in California residents since the end of December 2014, Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California... Read more »

White Memorial Recognized for Community Service

A competitive national program that each year hands out awards for excellence in community service has singled out the White Memorial Medical Center in Boyle Heights... Read more »

Lawmakers React to State of the Union

Democratic lawmakers representing California praised what President Obama said about the economy in his State of the Union Address Tuesday, though some disagree... Read more »

Tax Filing Period Begins In State

The window to file 2014 state individual and business tax returns is now open, the Franchise Tax Board (FTB) announced late last week. Filing can be confusing and... Read more »

Iconic Statue Restored After Years of Neglect

In the mid-1800s, Florence Nightingale worked tirelessly to organize and train nurses to care for English soldiers wounded during the Crimean War, setting the path... Read more »

Bell Gardens Has Yet to Address Water Rates

It will not stop the bleeding, but a new service contract approved Monday by the Bell Gardens City Council is expected to improve operation of the city-owned water... Read more »

Proposed Merger of County Health Services Decried

A proposal to consolidate the county’s public health, mental health and health services departments drew fire from mental health advocates and others Tuesday. Supervisor... Read more »

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