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Supervisor Seeks $10,000 Reward In 'Hit & Run Death' Of USC Student

On Tuesday, Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas will ask the Board of Supervisors to establish a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the persons responsible for the hit-and-run that killed a USC student and seriously injured another student early Sunday in Exposition Park. Adrianna Bachan and fellow USC freshman Marcus Garfinkle were […]

Applications For New Clinic Sites In South L.A. Being Accepted

Approximately $15 million is targeted for South L.A. over next three years Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas today announced that applications are being accepted for the County’s clinic expansion project. The Supervisor voted in February for the initiative to create and support new clinic sites in underserved areas of the county. The “Clinic Capacity Expansion Project” is […]

VIDEO: Supervisor Ridley-Thomas, Governor Schwarzenegger and Sheriff Baca Promote The Gifts For Guns Exchange Program

Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and Supervisor Ridley-Thomas held a press conference promoting the Gifts for Guns exchange program. Over the next couple of months residents can turn in their firearms and ammunition – no questions asked – at 21 drive-thru locations and receive $100 to $200 gift cards in return. […]

Logistics Career Fair on Wednesday April 1st

Looking for a job? Head over to the Logistics Career Fair on Wednesday, April 1st at 2:00 PM at 3550 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 500, Los Angeles, CA 90010. There will be employment opportunities in construction trades, driving, package handlers, warehouse, security, hospitality and customer service. For more information please call 213-365-9829.

Second District Student A Finalist On American Idol

Alison Iraheta attends Green Dot’s Animo Ralph Bunche charter school in the Second District. She is also a finalist on American Idol tonight. So if you like Alison’s performance be sure to vote for her! Not only does Alison attend school in South L.A., but her sister teaches at Green Dot and her father also […]