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New look, new direction on tap for South Park

By Dennis J. Freeman Contributing Writer SOUTH LOS ANGELES — The absence of green spaces is apparent so the 19-acre oasis that surrounds the South Park Recreation Center is considered a longtime city jewel. Now that jewel is getting an extensive — and expensive — makeover. It’s going to cost an estimated $12 million for Read More…

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Clippers donate $10 million to renovate basketball courts

LOS ANGELES — Hundreds of public basketball courts across Los Angeles will be renovated over the next three years with funds donated by the Los Angeles Clippers and team Chairman Steve Ballmer and his wife, Connie, it was announced April 2. Mayor Eric Garcetti and other leaders joined the Ballmers and Clippers guard Lou Williams Read More…