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Category: Neighborhoods

Planning Commission Sends Midwick Development Project to City Council for Approval; Residents Voice Opposition

Alhambra residents cited traffic, a sense of community, and the Midwick Tract's historical legacy as reasons for halting the housing project.
categories BusinessCity AffairsNeighborhoods

Commerce Marks 55th Birthday With Festive Library Reopening

To outsiders, Commerce is best known for its Citadel shopping center, the Commerce Casino, and its large network of rail yards and industrial buildings, but for many of the city’s residents, the libraries are what they are most proud of.
categories Arts & CultureCity AffairsEducationNeighborhoods

New Bell Gardens Official Claims Independence

A public swearing-in will be held Jan. 26.
categories City AffairsNeighborhoodsPolitics

Nothing New at ‘State of the City’ Forum

It was an effort to get residents in East and Northeast Los Angeles civically engaged, but turnout for the “State of the City” forum in Boyle Heights last Saturday was sparse, with most of those in attendance already regulars at community meetings and forums.
categories City AffairsNeighborhoodsPolitics

Asian Americans Advancing Justice Aims to Engage Wider Audience with Monterey Park Office

Legal and civil rights advocacy group opens new office in Monterey Park, aiming to expand presence in the San Gabriel Valley.
categories City AffairsJusticeNeighborhoodsRace/Ethnic Relations

Roy Choi Reveals Second Loco’l Restaurant in Watts, Los Angeles

The social media-savvy Choi revealed on Twitter that the future second location of Loco’l will be in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles.
categories BusinessFoodNeighborhoods

Celebrating Alhambra's Theater

A new show — "Projection" by Jay Parker — opens Saturday at Main Street's Mosaic Lizard Theater. An Alhambra actress wrote in 2011 about what the theater's opening meant to her.
categories Arts & CultureNeighborhoods

Iconic Statue Restored After Years of Neglect

Florence Nightingale monument at Lincoln Park returned to former glory.
categories Arts & CultureNeighborhoods

Exploring Los Angeles History with an Alhambran at Work

Alhambrans At Work: A new column from Alhambra Source featuring Alhambra residents describing their jobs in the region.
category Neighborhoods

New Shave Ice Shop Opens in Alhambra

Ice Que opened Tuesday at the corner of Main and 4th streets, the Los Angeles Times reports.
categories BusinessFoodNeighborhoods
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