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Pandemic brings unanticipated costs to LAUSD

LOS ANGELES — On the day the Los Angeles Unified School District handed out its 10 millionth free meal since campuses were closed due to coronavirus, Superintendent Austin Beutner said the district is facing $200 million in unanticipated costs due to the pandemic, but the long-term impacts of those costs is still unclear. The largest Read More…

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Watts Empowerment Center brings joy to underserved youth

WATTS — The Watts Empowerment Center, a recreational and educational hub in the Imperial Courts Housing Projects, has emerged as a beacon of light for hundreds of local underserved youth who would have nowhere to play if the center did not exist. The center, which opened in March, is located in the Imperial Courts, one Read More…

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Panelists search for solutions to gentrification

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — Developers are rapidly buying up properties along the Crenshaw corridor in anticipation of the completion of the Crenshaw LAX Rail Line that will carry up to 16,000 commuters a day and is costing approximately $1.3 billion to build.  A number of luxury apartments are in the process of being completed that Read More…