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Articles by Elizabeth Hsing-Huei Chou

Montebello Center Takes in Homeless Students

The Hook Up Internet & Resource Center offer small domestic comforts and resources to veterans and homeless students in personal transitions.
categories EducationFamily/Inter-generational NewsNeighborhoodsWeathering the Storm

Election Was A ‘Wake Up Call’ Say Montebello Teachers

As the nation fixated on the Presidential Election, Montebello teachers fought their local battle in support of Prop. 30 and against Prop. 32 by mobilizing teachers against massive education cuts and attacks on the labor movement.
categories EducationPolitics

Cuts Loom Over Alhambra Schools: “This is the worst I’ve seen”

The Alhambra Education Foundation organized a town hall with teachers, parents, and officials last week to discuss “trigger cuts” to education and other services in the state budget.
categories City AffairsEconomyEducationNeighborhoods

Yang Decision Could Change Winner in Vernon Election

Seven people voted illegally in Vernon city council elections held this past summer, according to the city’s appointed hearing officer.
categories City AffairsNeighborhoodsPolitics

Councilman Parks Hit With Brown Act Complaint For ‘Trashing’ Neighborhood Committee Meeting

A Brown Act complaint has been lodged against City Councilman Bernard Parks with the County District Attorney’s office’s public integrity division.
categories City AffairsNeighborhoodsPolitics

'Trash Talk' Dominates Packed NC Committee Meeting at City Hall

Los Angeles' decade-old neighborhood council system has an outreach problem and no one knows about the committee meetings.
categories City AffairsNeighborhoodsPolitics

Vernon Council Seat Undecided As Voter Fraud Hearings Conclude

Tales of ugliness abound in hearings over voter fraud; voters put on the stand complain of harrassment and invasion of privacy by attorneys.
categories BusinessCity AffairsPolitics

Vernon Voters Reject Utility User Tax

Measure designed to alleviate fiscal emergency fails.
categories EconomyPolitics

Activists Circulate Monterey Park Bike Survey

Bike activism is gaining visibility in Monterey Park and San Gabriel Valley communities.
categories City AffairsGreen NewsHealthNeighborhoodsSports

Metro Throws Out Highland Park Route, Narrows 710 Freeway List to Five

Highway route through Northeast Los Angeles now off the list of proposed 710 Freeway extesions.
categories City AffairsNeighborhoods
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