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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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5 Freeway Reopens in East Los Angeles After Confrontation With Man on Overpass Ends

A man “in crisis” in an apparent standoff appeared to have been taken into custody more than 3 hours after he climbed behind a sign on a 5 Freeway overpass in East Los Angeles,  prompting the freeway’s shutdown and a SigAlert during Friday afternoon rush hour. 627 more words

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Niño Con Safos <3

On a bright, 108°F degree Las Vegas afternoon, inside the cavernous decadence of Caesars Palace, audience members attending the 2014 Pura Belpré Award Celebración were treated to a… 845 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

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Highland Park, Los Angeles. April, 2104

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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

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New Aquatic Center Makes A Big Splash In East Los Angeles

EAST LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com)   —  A new aquatic center opened up in East Los Angeles Saturday.

CBS2’s Joy Benedict was at the grand opening and found a lot of kids happy to have a new place to swim. 387 more words

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