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COMMUNITY REPORT: Finding second chances for people on Skid Row

All Cornelius Bolden ever wanted was a second chance. Bolden has always been a caretaker, a person who looks out for friends and strangers alike. Growing up in a military family, he moved around every few years — which took him across the country and around the world. He would often return from his travels Read More…

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COMMUNITY REPORT: Building the future at LAX with career opportunities

Last week, I visited the Midfield Satellite Concourse — a $2 billion expansion of the Tom Bradley International Terminal at Los Angeles International Airport. This project is just one component of a more than $14 billion reinvention of our airport. Walking around the cavernous concourse, I had the privilege to meet with the women and Read More…

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Garcetti joins other mayors in youth empowerment pledge

LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti joined U.S. Conference of Mayors President Bryan Barnett and a coalition of more than two dozen other mayors July 26 to sign the Mayors’ Compact on Youth Councils. The pledge commits each mayor to empower local youth and develop their leadership skills by creating formal opportunities to bring them Read More…