East Los Angeles

County meeting five of six state COVID-19 monitoring benchmarks

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The county is meeting five of the state's six coronavirus-monitoring benchmarks, according to the public health director, who hailed...

LAUSD begins school year with distance learning

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — A new school year in the Los Angeles Unified School District officially started Aug. 17 amidst a pandemic that...

10 area cities face council races in November

By Arnold Adler, Contributing Writer NORWALK — The deadline to file nomination papers for area city council elections set for Nov. 3 was Aug. 7, but...

Program delivers food to populations hit by pandemic

By Ashley Orona Contributing Writer WALNUT PARK — A partnership between nonprofit organizations and private health care companies has formed to help address food insecurity among...

Businesses urged to follow rules to protect workers

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — A county health official is urging business owners to follow coronavirus-prevention measures, stressing that lower-income essential workers are paying...

Montebello Marine killed in coastal training exercise

From City News Service MONTEBELLO — A member of the U.S. Marine Corps from Montebello was among eight Marines recovered from an amphibious vehicle that...

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...

Free COVID-19 testing offered at Montebello Civic Center

By Jose Ivan Cazares, Contributing Writer MONTEBELLO — Los Angeles County has opened a COVID-19 test site at the Montebello Civic Center to expand testing access...

Lynwood votes to freeze public safety contract increases

By Jose Ivan Cazares Contributing Writer LYNWOOD — The City Council voted unanimously July 21 to approve its public safety contracts with the Los Angeles...

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Two City Council seats at stake in Culver City

City also has ballot measures on rent control, sales tax increase Wave Staff Report LOS ANGELES — After months of campaigning, debates and mailboxes filled with...

Residents line up to receive flu shots outside library

By Cynthia Gibson Contributing Writer CULVER CITY — The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health administered a record number of flu vaccines during a free...

County reveals new look for Rosa Parks transit center

By Sue Favor Contributing Writer WILLOWBROOK — The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority debuted the new Rosa Parks Customer Center and Transit Court in Oct....

Blacks aren’t about to save Trump at the polls

By Jesse Jackson Sr. Guest Columnist If a lie is repeated often enough, the truth may never catch up. Donald Trump understands this better than anyone,...