• California’s Climate Leadership Challenged in Bonn

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor “Let’s put you in the ground!” California Gov. Jerry Brown lashed out at scores of climate justice activists protesting his scientifically inadequate, corporate-friendly policy approach at the 23rd annual Conference of the Parties

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  • UniGeezer Discovers Fountain of Youth

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor [caption id="attachment_18411" align="alignleft" width="400"]Read More

  • Central SP Elects Neighborhood Council Members

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]SAN PEDRO — On Nov. 14, the Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council filled five out six vacted seats. The board members elected are Port of Los Angeles High School teacher Rachel Bruhnke, web developer Louis Caravella, educator and neighborhood block captain Jane Castillo, environmental science degree holder B

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  • Fighting Hunger: The Never Ending Battle

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Lyn Jensen, Carson Reporter More people go hungry in Los Angeles County than anywhere else in America — the roughly 1.5 million people who need food assistance is a number that’s remained fairly constant throughout this decade. Other counties across America rank

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  • Rancho San Pedro Redevelopment Moves Forward

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    Residents may find it difficult to be a part of RFP review panel

    By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor Community Relations Officer John King promoted the idea that Rancho San Pedro’s public housing residents and the Housing Authority of the City o

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  • Ports Approve Deeply Flawed CAAP

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    Wide-ranging public objections ignored

    By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor On Nov. 2, the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach approved an update to their Clean Air Action Plan in a public meeting that left many local residents deeply disappointed with

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  • Beyond the Shock, the House Resistance Forms

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor Shortly after it was announced that a grand jury handed down a 12-count indictment against former Donald Trump campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and another campaign official, Rick Gates, Rep. Ted Lieu, D-CA 33rd District, called up

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  • CSU Employees Union, CSU Reach Tentative Agreement

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]LONG BEACH — On Oct. 27, the California State University Employees Union, comprised of staff employees, and California State University announced that they had reached a three-year tentative successor contract agreement. The workers include registered nurses, police dispatchers and custodians. Among some o

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  • Carson Council Proposes Measure C to Stop Fiscal Emergency

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Lyn Jensen, Carson Reporter On Nov. 7 voters will be asked to vote on Measure C, the Oil Industry Business License Tax. The ballot measure is the result of Carson being in a fiscal emergency for the second time in two years. On Aug. 7, the city council unanimousl

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  • RecycLA Rolls Out New Future For City

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Thanks to almost a decade of organizing by the Don’t Waste LA coalition, the city of Los Angeles is in the midst of rolling out the largest transformation of a recycling system in American history. The goal is to recycle  90 percent of the city’s waste by 2025. The long-term aspiration is a zero-waste system

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