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Shakespeare in the House

“Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them,” William Shakespeare wrote in his immortal comedy, Twelfth Night. To at-risk youth from the Second District who are performing the play at several county parks in May, it’s not just another line to memorize – it’s a reason to hope. Many […]

A Crisis of Homelessness

Homeless Count Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas called for intensifying efforts to build affordable housing and permanent supportive housing after the 2015 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count found one out of every three homeless people in the county lives in the Second District. The biennial survey found 14,116 men, women and children in the Second District live […]