It was a hot and humid that Friday afternoon. I had just left school and was going to head to Los Cinco Puntos with my Dad. 347 more words
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As the years progressed in East Los Angeles, changes has been occurring since its founding days. This specific place has been around since 1967. It goes by the name of Los 5 Puntos, which in English translation is “the five points”; the name behind it has been at question for the longest. 367 more words
Opened in the late 1920’s, the Unique Theater, which is now known as the Unique Dollar store located at First Street between Gage and Townsend Avenues in East Los Angeles, was an innovated structure at the time as a large neighborhood house with a nice marquee. 415 more words
The All Wars Memorial is a perfect representation of Mexican American pride. This memorial was originally built in 1947 to honor Mexican Americans who have served in the U.S. 414 more words