• Photographer Exposes a Watershed with ‘RiverRun’ Exhibit

    By Andrea Serna, arts and culture writer Photographer Ray Carofano has fallen into the Los Angeles River. Well, not literally. Known for his black and white photography of the California Mojave Desert, he now has had an encounter with the Los Angeles River that has elevated his color palette and subject matter with a dramatic look at the 51-mile

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  • Ladies And Gentlemen, Please Drink Responsibly

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  • RL NEWS Briefs: April 29, 2015

    Meta Housing Corporation Completes Its First Family Arts Colony SAN PEDRO – Meta Housing Corporation has completed its first “family arts colony” apartment project - a new, 49-unit arts-focused affordable apartment community that integrates artistic live-work space in the San Pedro. The community, the Pacific Avenue Arts Co

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  • Justice for Freddie Gray: A Timeline

    Originally published in the Baltimore City Paper at 6:09 a.m. EDT, April 28, 2015

    The city erupted in fire Monday.

    On Monday mornin

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  • RL NEWS Briefs: April 27, 2015

    Teamsters Picket the Harbor LONG BEACH — On April 27, the Teamsters union started informational picketing at the Port of Long Beach and the Port of Los Angeles. The Teamsters are targeting four non-union trucking companies: Pacific 9 Transportation, Intermodal Bridge Transport, Pacer Cartage and Harbor Rail Transport. The comp

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  • RL NEWS Briefs: April 24, 2015

    AltaSea Selects Designer SAN PEDRO — Gensler, a Los Angeles-based architectural firm, will design three buildings for the 28-acre AltaSea marine research and interpretive center in San Pedro. The firm will design a 20,000-square-foot visitors’ center, a 60,000-square-foot retrofit of the Berth 37 warehouse into classrooms for

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  • RL NEWS Briefs: April 23, 2015

    Mayor Garcetti Breaks Ground on Water Recycling Project TERMINAL ISLAND – On April 22, Mayor Garcetti broke ground on the Terminal Island Advanced Water Purification Facility Expansion project. Once completed in 2017, the expanded plant will produce 12 million gallons of purified recycled water daily, more than doubling the c

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  • TPP and TTIP Will Give Power to Multinational Corporations

    By Peter Mathews   Free Trade and the North American Free Trade Agreement worked very well for the top 1 percent, mostly super rich corporate owners. For the bottom 99 percent of Americans, mostly workers, Free Trade and NAFTA are a disaster, as we’ve seen. And yet, American corporate elites and th

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  • RLn ANNOUNCEMENTS: April 22, 2015

    May 2 Public Meeting Notice A public meeting has been set to discuss the upcoming rebuild of the Belmont Pool Facilities. Please plan to attend this meeting to hear and comment on the most current information regarding the conceptual design of the project, including: . Review of City Council approved programmat

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  • RL NEWS Briefs: April 21, 2015

    Suspects for Numerous Commercial Burglary Caught LONG BEACH — The Long Beach Police Department arrested two suspects responsible for several commercial burglaries, officials said. On April 15, officers arrested Nathan Favela, 19, of Covina near the Anaheim Street and St. Louis Avenue. Favela was connected through evidence to a

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