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Airport apprenticeship program graduates sixth class

LOS ANGELES — The HireLAX Apprenticeship Readiness Program graduated its sixth cohort Aug. 30, with 25 students ready to take the next step in their construction careers after successfully completing the intensive eight-week program taught at Los Angeles Southwest College.  “Programs like HireLAX are critical to helping residents access quality union jobs and create pathways Read More…

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Inglewood school completes sound-insulation project

INGLEWOOD — Officials with Los Angeles World Airports and the Inglewood Unified School District have announced that sound-insulating features were installed at Beulah Payne Elementary School, just in time for the first week of classes. The sound-insulation project included classrooms, administrative buildings and the school’s multi-purpose auditorium. “Los Angeles World Airports is pleased to fulfill Read More…

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Mural project spruces up lives of South L.A. young people

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — “Speak Life,” “Share Life,” and “Take Flight,” are some of the positive messages on a new colorful mural painted by local at-risk middle school and high school students and community artist Moses Ball.  The eight-week Blue Shield Promise Community Art Therapy program was held in collaboration with the Boys and Girls Read More…