• CA$H Rules in Harbor City: How Persistence Pays Off

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Steven Guzman, Editorial Intern If the grand opening of a new skate park in Harbor City proves anything, it’s that persistence pays off and that anyone, at any age, can directly impact their community. “Age is nothing but a number,” Richard “Richie” Ort

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  • Evelyn McDonnell Awarded at the SoCal Journalism Awards 2019

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Random Lengths News congratulates local author and director of journalism at Loyola Marymount University, Evelyn McDonnell on her recent awards. On July 1, the LA Press Club awarded McDonnell winner for Entertainment News or Feature for

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  • Gang Sweep Adds Detail to Murder Story

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor with contribution by Melina Paris June marked the one-year anniversary of Walter Crespo’s murder. The alleged perpetrator, Juan Martinez, was a Rancho San Pedro gang member who went by the name “Flaco” in the streets. He was a

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  • Barragán at the Border

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    Twenty four immigrants have died in ICE custody; border detention inspections continue as crisis mounts under the Trump administration

    By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor On July 1, Rep. Nanette Barragán (D-San Pedro) was part of a d

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  • Public Hearing Notice on Level I Coastal Development Permit at Port of Los Angeles

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Level I Coastal Development Permit No. 18-25 Landslide Infrastructure to Operate Battery-Electric Powered Equipment In Accordance with Guidelines of the Port Master Plan, the Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners will reconvene to hear, receive, evidence and adjudicate an appeal of the above entitled Coasta

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  • Harbor Commission Votes to Move Forward with Automation

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]On June 20, the Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners voted 3-2 to move forward with automation at Pier 400 at the Port of Los Angeles, denying the appeal by the International Longshore and Warehouse Union to rescind Maersk’s permitting request. Councilman Joe Buscaino submitted a request to the Los Angeles

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  • The Gig Is Up!

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    Bill heads to state Senate after passage by Assembly reverses decades-long erosion of labor rights

    On May 29, the California Assembly voted 55-11 to pass Assembly Bill 5, codifying a simple three-part test to prevent companies from misclassifying workers as “independent cont

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  • Shooting in Wilmington

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]WILMINGTON–On June 16, about 4:15 a.m., Harbor Area patrol officers responded to a radio call of a shooting near N. Island Avenue, Wilmington. When the officers Read More

  • 2019 International Reporter prize awarded to journalist Greg Palast

    Greg Palast Wins Journalism’s International Reporter Award

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    Greg Palast's International Reporter 2019 Award

    Journalist Greg Palast is known for complex undercover investigations, spanning five continents, using the skills he learned over two decades as a top investigator of corporate fraud.

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  • The Port of Los Angeles Board Meeting Agendas

    The Port of Los Angeles Board Meeting Agendas

    Continuation of the Appeal Process Level I Coastal Development Permit No. 18-25 Appeal

    In accordance with Section 6.0 Development Guideline

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