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La Ballona Elementary School adds mosaic

CULVER CITY — If you’ve driven down Washington Boulevard in the past week, you may have noticed another La Ballona Creek. This one isn’t rushing with rainwater, but rather gushing with broken tiles, mortar and grout. Earlier this school year, La Ballona Elementary School set out to create, well, La Ballona – in mosaic tiles. Read More…

Community Street Beat West Edition

STREET BEAT: ‘What do you think was the best movie in 2018?’

Dolann Knox Los Angeles “‘Black Panther.’ Just the support that black people came out and showed and it was a really good movie. It was the best one I saw.” James Dillard Inglewood “‘Creed II.’” I liked the first one, but the second film did it justice.” Chris Rowles Los Angeles “‘Creed II.’” Misty Wilks Read More…

Health Lead Story Local News News West Edition

D.A. says she’ll expand efforts to fight mental illness

LOS ANGELES — District Attorney Jackie Lacey has announced an expansion of her office’s efforts to help people living with mental illness in the criminal justice system. The Mental Health Division brings together deputy district attorneys whose cases involve defendants who have been declared incompetent to stand trial or are seeking alternative sentences due to Read More…