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San Pedro and Wilmington Host Groundbreakings for Two Bridge Home Homeless Shelters

By Hunter Chase, Reporter The City of Los Angeles hosted a groundbreaking of two bridge home shelters in the Harbor Area on Feb. 19 ―...

Random Letters: St. Oscar Arnulfo Romero; ILWU Endorsements?; Parking at Temple Beth El; Uncle Joe at the PBID Meeting

St. Oscar Arnulfo Romero Pious Latin Americans can always find a good joke to identify an actual problem. The Holy Trinity? Oh yes, that is...

San Pedro’s ‘Little Italy’ Raises Historical Fiction Question

By Richard Foss, Cuisine and Culture Columnist Generally, Los Angeles ignores or destroys its past and minimalls rise in neighborhoods that used to have character. San...

Welcome to the Hotel California

Gentrification, homelessness and waterfront entertainment By James Preston Allen, Publisher I first moved our offices on to Pacific Avenue back in the 1980s, not far from...

Homelessness and the Lies We Tell Ourselves

Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor Councilman Joe Buscaino’s botched attempt to open a navigation center is still fresh in the minds of many in San Pedro....

Restaurant Not the Only Casualty of Eviction

The port’s single-minded push to evict this last tenant from the village has caused much hostility towards both the developers and the Port of...

Little Italy, Big Problem for a Small Town

Symbolic of lack of collaboration with community By James Preston Allen, Publisher When I heard the news that Councilman Joe Buscaino had gotten a large portion...

Garcetti Finally Calls for Action on Homeless Crisis

City Council passes ordinances but will they actually find the courage to act? By James Preston Allen, Publisher Fresh from milking political cows in Iowa, Los...

Propaganda, Censorship, Transparency

As we watch the bizarre and animated implosion of Donald J. Trump’s campaign tweeting itself into a never-ending spiral of defeat, there is something to be learned from this historic unraveling of a presidential campaign. The weaponizing of social media through political disinformation, the slow response of major media corporations to fact check candidate statements and the circus of cross allegations meant to confuse the public, should give us all great pause.

GDB Replacement Project Work: RLn ANNOUNCEMENTS Jan. 22, 2016

Jan. 22 GDB Replacement Project Work The Pico Avenue underpass at Ocean Boulevard (Gerald Desmond Bridge) will be closed in both directions between Broadway and Pier...

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Ode to a Bookman

James Bullard Kennedy, July 13, 2020 By Bondo Wyszpolski, Contributor For two decades, Easy Reader and...

Keeping the Beer Taps Flowing During the Pandemic

In this latest edition of Random Lengths, we picked up a column by Beer Paper L.A.’s David Mulvihill, “Navigating the Current Normal,”...

“How Trump Stole 2020,” and What You Can Do to Make It Not Come True

By page 3 of How Trump Stole 2020, where our 45th president is labeled as “an orange-stained, gelatinous bag of malicious mendacity,...

Protestors March in Defense of Portland BLM Activists

As a result of the nationwide solidarity marches, federal troops, under Department of Homeland Security control, have agreed to leave Portland. The...