3/22/12, 1:55 p.m.
Public transportation usage in Los Angeles as a whole is up. But what about South L.A.?
2/23/12, 7:35 a.m.
A Place Called Home -- a local non-profit located on the corner of Central Avenue and 29th Street -- realized that their place couldn't really be called home without a garden.
2/10/12, 5:51 a.m.
Gardening enthusiasts looking to gain some gardening skills are invited to a workshop on Saturday, February 11 that will lay out the basics of planting and cultivating.
2/9/12, 2:12 p.m.
Ninth District Councilwoman Jan Perry welcomed city officials and stakeholders to the Thursday morning grand opening of South Los Angeles Wetland Park, a nine-acre urban oasis that's been in the pipeline since 2006.
1/12/12, 10 a.m.
Local organizations, city and education district to provide fruit trees for community members in South L.A. and Inglewood.
12/22/11, 3:43 p.m.
South Los Angeles has a severe lack of public land and is trying dig out of that deficit.
12/21/11, 1:20 p.m.
The Vernon Library Pocket Park is slated to be rebuilt after the site was razed to make way for a new elementary school, according to LAUSD.
12/19/11, 6:39 p.m.
Local organizations, community members and Los Angeles Councilwoman Jan Perry announce the closure of a chrome plating factory that was located nearby an elementary school. Community members said the factory was part of the reason for health complications within the area.
10/11/11, 5:23 p.m.
A recent study from the Pew Research Center revealed that the number of Americans living in multi-generational households increased five times faster than the general population from 2007 to 2009.
9/29/11, 9:45 p.m.
Students, parents, and community members celebrated a new community partnership that would bring an urban community garden and a 2,500 square-foot community clinic to South L.A. at John C. Fremont High School Thursday.