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New East LA Charter School Named For First Latina Astronaut

EAST LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — At East LA’s newest middle school, the name on the wall belongs to a pioneer and a dreamer who was born in Los Angeles. 268 more words


L.A. Starbucks location labeled the 'most depressing in America'

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (PIX11/KTLA) – With no plush maroon chairs or cozy corners to gather in, it is no surprise that Angelenos are calling a new Starbucks in the Highland Park neighborhood of L.A. 203 more words


The Best Burrito In Los Angeles (So Far)

Not long ago, my friend Kurt Koller wrote an excellent blog entry about our failed attempt to secure and eat what LA Weekly calls the best burrito in Los Angeles. 507 more words

Off-Duty LAPD Officer Accused Of Aiming Gun At Driver During Road-Rage Confrontation

MONTEREY PARK (CBSLA.com) — An off-duty LAPD officer is being accused of aiming her gun at another driver during an incident of road rage in East Los Angeles just after 5 p.m. 248 more words


Motorists Pass Time During Hourslong 5 Freeway Closure by Playing Texas Hold 'Em

Hundreds of motorists were trapped for hours on a portion of the 5 Freeway near downtown Friday when it was shut down during rush hour as authorities tried to rescue a man standing on a ledge of an overpass. 113 more words

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Crews Close 60 Freeway Before Snuffing Out Rubbish Fire

EAST LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Crews temporarily shut down both sides of the 60 Freeway in East Los Angeles Sunday as they battled a nearby brush fire. 49 more words


Latino Alliance Now Convening: Navigating Currents in American Theater

The LTA/LA presents our 2nd Annual Convening: Navigating Currents in American Theater at East Los Angeles College on August 2nd, 2014. Register online at: http://www.ltala.org… 726 more words