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Experts, Seniors Tell CA Lawmakers ‘Hear Us’ on Rising Elder Poverty

New America Media–SACRAMENTO, Calif.— “We have to raise hell with this man,” declared elders’ advocate Gary Passmore at a California Assembly hearing last... Read more »

Is it Dementia, or Just Normal Aging?

Newswise – Rochester, Minn – Researchers at Mayo Clinic developed a new scoring system to help determine which elderly people may be at a higher risk of developing... Read more »

State Supreme Court Won’t Review Case of Man Convicted of Murdering His Mother

The California Supreme Court refused Wednesday to review the case against a man convicted of murdering his mother, whose butchered remains were found in a freezer... Read more »

Four Suspects Arrested in Connection With Baby’s Kidnapping, Killing

Four people were arrested in connection with the kidnapping and death of a 3-week-old Long Beach girl whose body was found in a San Diego County trash bin, police... Read more »

Bell Gardens Teen Mom Overcomes Adversity

When 15-year-old Shantell Gomez found out she was pregnant, she was scared. She felt lost and all alone. “How am I going to do it? How am I going to finish school?... Read more »

Coalition Calls For Delay of Mariachi Plaza Housing Project

A group of community activists want Metro to stop or at least slow down construction of a mixed-use, affordable housing development planned for Mariachi Plaza in... Read more »

L.A. to Take ‘Hot Spot’ Approach to Trash

The Los Angeles City Council agreed Wednesday to begin creating a citywide approach to cleaning up trash and picking up couches, televisions and other bulky items... Read more »

Commerce Installs New Council Members, Names New Mayor

The Commerce Council Chamber was filled to capacity Tuesday for the council’s annual reorganization and the installation of the two newly elected members of the... Read more »

Council Sets Hearings on Minimum Wage Hike

UC Berkeley’s study of a proposal to raise the minimum wage in Los Angeles is expected to be released this week, ahead of four public hearings on the issue being... Read more »

Uncle Sam Wants DACA Recipients to Avoid Tax Scams

New America Media – A new scam targeting immigrants has gotten the attention of Uncle Sam. Health advocates are concerned that tax preparers have been misinforming,... Read more »

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