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New Willowbrook Library Opens

Willowbrook Library has opened its doors after a $8.3 million construction project, thanks to an investment by the Second Supervisorial District of Los Angeles County. Withee Malcolm served as the architects and Thomas Safran and Associates developed the project, which was co-managed by the Library and the Community Development Commission. The construction of the new […]

Plan Approved to Expand Voter Outreach

Mindful of many disenfranchised voters in county jails and within the probation system, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors took further steps to expand voter education and registration for ‘justice involved’ individuals. The motion, co-authored by Supervisors Mark Ridley-Thomas and Sheila Kuehl, initiates a task force to register as many voters as possible in […]

Carson Officer Revives Lifeless Toddler

An emergency response on Saturday, July 21, 2018 requiring red lights and sirens for a one year-old baby chocking led Carson Station deputies to a late evening shift they will never forget. Within approximately one minute, training officer Melvin Castro and his trainee, Deputy Omar Sanchez, turned onto the 2100 block of Grace Avenue in […]

LA County Launches First-of-its-Kind Online Tool to Address Street Homelessness

A first-of-its-kind online tool is on its way to help address street homelessness in Los Angeles County.  This month, the Los Angeles County Homeless Initiative and Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority launched the Los Angeles Homeless Outreach Portal, dubbed LA-HOP. Funded by Measure H, the new mobile-friendly platform empowers members of the public, first responders […]