5/31/12, 1:12 p.m.
L.A. police officers and firefighters face off in a basketball game at USC next weekend that aims to start the summer on a positive note.
5/30/12, 11:58 a.m.
Councilwoman Jan Perry has written a resolution in support of adult education in an effort to stop the closing of all 24 LAUSD adult schools.
5/23/12, 4:52 p.m.
An intensive seven-year supplemental program sponsored by USC sees all 54 students graduate high school and pursue a higher education.
4/26/12, 11:34 a.m.
Roger Tinsley is a full-time superhero. His alias, DangerMan, has been fighting crime in urban areas for 14 years by promoting literacy and health for kids.
4/18/12, 12:26 p.m.
A new College Board initiative could bring a little bit collegiate academic life into two South Central L.A. high school classrooms.
3/28/12, 2:39 p.m.
A new program spearheaded by a LAPD officer is bringing music, guitars (and a little punk rock) to L.A.'s classrooms.
2/28/12, 5:56 p.m.
Need help getting your state and federal tax returns in order? State agencies offer to help low-to-moderate-income residents this Saturday.
2/22/12, 2:44 p.m.
In "OnCentral on Foot," we approach people at random in the streets of South L.A. and ask them their thoughts on the world and community in which they live. This time, we asked about affirmative action.
2/8/12, 3 p.m.
Loyola Marymount basketballer LaRon Armstead has been on a fast break ever since he picked up his sport as a kid in South Los Angeles.
2/6/12, 11:49 a.m.
Reaction among parents and community members to news of last week's arrest of two Miramonte Elementary schoolteachers on allegations of sexual abuse has shifted from shock and confusion to anger and a call for action.