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Skyscraper project gets mixed reviews

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — The community could be getting its first skyscraper, but not everyone believes it’s a good thing for the community. Two groups, the Crenshaw Subway Coalition and Friends of the Neighborhood Integrity Initiative are suing the projects developers, Carmel Partners, the Los Angeles City Council and the city of Los Angeles in Read More…

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Social media activism can spark change, neighbors learn

LOS ANGELES — With a little push and a wealth of social media, local residents can ignite a positive change in their community. That’s what a group of neighbors near Jim Gilliam Park learned after a valued asset in their community was shut down. Earlier this month, they began to see signs of their activism Read More…