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Volunteers Clean Up LA River

LOS FELIZ (CBSLA) — It may be the weekend but it is trash day along the LA River.

As CBSLA’s Joy Benedict reports, volunteers got a head start on Earth Day Saturday, showing up along the LA River to clean it up. 240 more words

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What LAUSD students need from a new superintendent

The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is searching for a new superintendent, whose job is to run the school district and make recommendations to the Los Angeles Board of Education. 1,731 more words


A Tale of Two Rivers

Last week’s rains transformed the narrow channel that confines the LA River into something that actually looked like a river, albeit an ugly one hemmed in by high concrete walls. 504 more words

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The debate over gun control and school shootings

With the recent school shooting in Broward County, Florida there has been a big debate over gun control and gun safety. The spark of the debate has been brewing the past few years; with this recent shooting, it has just boiled over. 205 more words


Immigration & a new life

She came to this country illegally, but is now influencing the minds of teenagers. She spends her days from 8 a.m until 3:25 p.m. with high school students at Los Angeles River School and then goes home to her two kids, Matthew, 17, and Marylu, 13. 570 more words