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Boyle Heights: Menudo at Los Cinco Puntos

One morning, I found myself in Boyle Heights in search of menudo. I had seen a photo of a gorgeous bowl and knew I had to try it myself. 237 more words


The Japanese Diplomat and the Yeshiva Bochurs of Shanghai

As we are ending the observance of Yom ha-Shoah – the Hebrew date for the observance of Holocaust Memorial Day, I would like us to consider this inspirational story. 1,249 more words

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Oldest Soldier in the World, Served Czar and in Civil War (1918)

This article was published 100 years ago today:


“The oldest soldier in the world, an inmate of the… 1,113 more words

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Owners of El Mercado Shopping Center File Suit to Rescind Approval of Boyle Heights Homeless Housing Project

The owners of the El Mercado shopping center have filed a lawsuit seeking to block a 49-unit project of affordable and homeless housing, opening a new chapter in a five-year battle that has pitted homeless advocates against a popular Boyle Heights institution. 135 more words

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Latino Gang Members Admit to Firebombing Black Families in Boyle Heights Housing Development

Members of a Latino street gang have admitted to carrying out a racially motivated firebombing attack on black families in a Los Angeles housing project, prosecutors announced Thursday. 147 more words

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Mayor Garcetti Cuts Ribbon At New Boyle Heights Low-Income Housing Complex

BOYLE HEIGHTS (CBSLA) — A new, much-needed housing complex opened in Boyle Heights Monday, and the mayor was there to talk about L.A.’s housing crisis. 186 more words

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Man Wanted For Alleged Sexual Assault Of 13-Year-Old Boy At Church Event

BOYLE HEIGHTS (CBSLA) — Police are searching for a man suspected of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old boy nearly two weeks ago at a church event in Boyle Heights. 237 more words

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