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Revocation of store’s license draws mixed reactions

CRENSHAW — The Los Angeles City Council’s decision to revoke a local liquor store’s permit to sell alcohol has produced residents satisfied with the action on one hand and accusations of gentrification on the other hand. The council voted Dec. 12 to revoke the liquor license of The Liquor Bank, located at 3600 W. Stocker Read More…

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LAPD addresses rising street crime at town hall

CRENSHAW — Rising gang violence, including two people being killed and four others being assaulted in a six-hour period in mid-March, prompted Los Angeles police officials to hold a town hall meeting to calm residents’ fears. The crimes included the “exchange of fire between two rival gangs,” LAPD’s Southwest Division Chief Gerald Woodyard said. ”That Read More…