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Area mayors seek answers to freeway, truck pollution

SOUTH GATE — Mayors from five area cities took part in a joint news conference at South Gate Park Nov. 17, calling for united action to reduce air pollution along the Long Beach (710) Freeway which passes through their boundaries. A key topic was promoting the use of non-polluting fuels such as compressed natural gas Read More…

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Huntington Park welcomes holidays with Christmas Parade

The 65th annual Christmas Lane Parade, conducted by the Greater Huntington Park Area Chamber of Commerce, begins at 6 p.m. Nov. 21 on Pacific Boulevard at Randolph Street. The parade moves south on Pacific Boulevard to Saturn Street. It includes floats, school bands, equestrian units and movie and television celebrities. Other upcoming events include: Friday, Read More…

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Low-wage workers rally for more pay

LOS ANGELES — Fast-food workers and others employed in low-wage industries were joined by union activists Nov. 10 for a series of protests here and across the country as part of a continuing campaign for a $15-an-hour minimum wage. The local protests, organized by the Service Employees International Union, included fast-food, home-care and child-care workers, Read More…