Local News Northeast Edition

LAPD under fire for meeting with ex-Mexican Mafia official

LOS ANGELES — The head of the Los Angles Police Commission — the Police Department’s civilian bosses — said that the nonprofit group of business leaders who attended an LAPD-organized event featuring a convicted ex-shot caller for the Mexican Mafia has approached police officials with an offer to reimburse the department’s costs. Police Commission President Read More…

Entertainment Northeast Edition Stage

Casa 0101 Theater begins 15th year with ‘Clean Start’

BOYLE HEIGHTS — A broke, down-on-her-luck Beverly Hills socialite is forced to move in with her Latina housekeeper in East Los Angeles in Casa 0101 Theater’s latest production kicking off the theater’s 15th anniversary season. “Clean Start,” written by Kathy Fischer and Josefina López, directed by Kathy Fischer, and produced by López and Emmanuel Deleage, Read More…