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Salazar Park’s ‘Busy Bees’

Courtesy of Ruben Salazar Park Five years ago, Salazar Park’s volunteer group the Busy Bees got started with just two members. The groups has now grown to 40,... Read more »

Are Young People Losing the Ability to Read Emotions?

UCLA scientists found that sixth-graders who went five days without even glancing at a smartphone, television or other digital screen did substantially better at... Read more »

Kessler Leads Trojan to Decisive Win Over Fresno State

EGP photo by Fred Zermeno USC QB Cody Kessler (pictured #6) was named Pac-12 Offensive Player of the week Monday, coming off the Trojan’s 53-13 season-opening,... Read more »

Seniors Feel They Were Duped Into Attending Senior Center Meeting

It was advertised as a meeting to discuss how to spend money earmarked for improvements to the Highland Park Senior Center, but according to seniors at the meeting,... Read more »

Monterey Park Adds E-Cigarettes to Smoking Ban

Even though he considers himself an advocate of the e-cigarette lifestyle, Andy Han, owner of the Vape Unit in Monterey Park, says he agrees with the city’s recent... Read more »

Metro Narrows Routes for Gold Line East Down to Two

Metro officials have released tentative plans for an extension of light rail passenger train service to east of Los Angeles, and now cities along the possible routes... Read more »

Montebello Shifts to Recycled Water at Local Park

The severe statewide drought has spurred interest in water reclamation in a number of local cities, but the cost to build infrastructure to support the systems varies... Read more »

L.A. to Explore Sidewalk Repair ‘Strategy’

The Los Angeles City Council took a step Tuesday toward ending 40 years of inaction on fixing broken sidewalks, instructing city staffers to begin developing a “comprehensive”... Read more »

Study: Immigration Isn’t Only Election Issue for Latinos

While some might assume immigration policy dominates the concern of Hispanics in New York and around the nation, a new report shows the environment is high on their... Read more »

Tasty Tacos Help Support Eastside Homeless Youth

Scorching summer heat was no match for the delicious tacos and tasty drinks served up Saturday at Mariachi Plaza in Boyle Heights, where hundreds of people took... Read more »

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