East Los Angeles

Grant program offers assistance for small business owners

LYNWOOD — With food sales plummeting more than 50% since the coronavirus pandemic hit Lynwood, micro entrepreneurs Ana Morales and her husband Miguel negotiated...

Former Rep. Esteban Torres receives medal from UCLA

LOS ANGELES — Former Rep. Esteban Torres, a one-time welder in an auto plant who became U.S. ambassador to UNESCO and director of the...

D.A. refiles charges against former Assessor Noguez

LOS ANGELES — More than six dozen felony charges have been refiled against former Los Angeles County Assessor John Noguez and two others, alleging...

Coronavirus-Related Hospitalizations Continue Record Pace In County

LOS ANGELES — For the fourth time in the past week, Los Angeles County reported a record number of COVID-19 patients in area hospitals...

Homeless program targets those vulnerable to COVID-19

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority is embarking on an “ambitious plan” to house 15,000 homeless Angelenos who are most vulnerable...

Attorney general conditionally approves hospital sale

LYNWOOD — California Attorney General Xavier Becerrav has given his conditional approval to the sale of St. Francis Medical Center to Prime Healthcare. The announcement...

Family opens Bell Garden’s first Afro-Mexican restaurant

BELL GARDENS — The Irra family celebrated the grand opening of Tamales Elena y Antojitos at 8101 Garfield Ave. July 15, one of the...

Fireworks damage may force family from home

ALHAMBRA — A family is facing eviction after their house on Lemon Street caught fire and sustained damage during the Fourth of July holiday. The...

Remodeling work completed on two Downey fire stations

DOWNEY — Remodeling the city’s four fire stations has reached the halfway mark as the Downey City  Council July 14 formally accepted work done...

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Culver City helps businesses maximize outdoor space

By Cynthia Gibson, Contributing Writer CULVER CITY — City officials and local business organizations have closed down streets and have issued outdoor permits to help restaurant...

L.A. County to launch $100M relief program for low-income renters

A beloved coffee shop for the LGBTQIA+ community had to close its doors this month. A new $100 million rent relief program for low-income renters...

Biden names Kamala Harris as vice presidential choice

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — California Sen. Kamala Harris has been chosen as presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's vice presidential running mate, a...

Health official ‘cautiously optimistic’ about latest coronavirus numbers

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — With the county representing smaller shares of the state's coronavirus cases and deaths, Los Angeles County's public health director...