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NYC Starbucks: 23rd & 5th

On this last day of February, I figured I would explore one more new neighborhood: The Flatiron District.

Apparently this small neighborhood has had an identity crisis over the past century or so. 448 more words


Operation Healthy Streets patches over rat-holes on Winston St.

Operation Healthy Streets continues to tackle some of the horrid street conditions in Skid Row as directed by the recent LA County Health report. I drove home last Thursday to see some fresh asphalt spackled over the previously crumbling curbside at the northeast corner of Winston & Wall Streets in the Toy district, right next to this gem of a building, the old  248 more words


BigBelly Solar

By Hal McMath

The latest and greatest in green technology includes a solar powered trash compaction device that can handle up to 150 pounds of garbage between emptying cycles. 203 more words


Woman Charged In Alleged Assault On Infant

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — A woman has been charged with aggravated assault after allegedly grabbing a 4-month-old baby from his stroller and slamming him into a metal pole in front of his mother and aunt, according to police. 256 more words


the trash problem

Trash is a controversial topic around here I have learned and I am still educating myself about all the issues that come into play with regards to this in Skid Row. 707 more words