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Environmental group gets grant to plant trees in Baldwin Hills

BALDWIN HILLS — North East Trees is a community-based nonprofit whose mission statement is to “bring nature back to our urban environment.” The group has planted thousands of trees in the Baldwin Hills/Baldwin Village area over the last 10 years, using a $1 million grant from the state through a program called, “Cal Fire” to Read More…

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New walking paths connect parklands in Baldwin Hills

By early March, Dawn Vincent will be able to walk effortlessly from her home to nearby Rueben Ingold Park with access to the hiking trail along Stocker Street, Norman O. Houston and Kenneth Hahn parks – without a lot of traffic hassles. She can hardly wait. “I can’t believe it’s not opening until March,” said Read More…