An ancestral home of the indigenous Gabrielino/Tongva people, San Gabriel Valley today is the largest majority Latina/o and Asian American region in the U.S.
A memoir of love, bmx bikes and arcades with South El Monte's Golfland as the setting.
From the 1910s until its demolition in 1972, Hicks Camp was one of the most vibrant neighborhoods of El Monte.
For many youth east of the L.A. punk scene the suburban backyard became the ideal venue for a neighborhood gig.
Punk's impact and longevity in El Monte continues to be a source for creativity and is deeply rooted in the immigrant experience of youth that sought an alternative to a very disma
Laboe came to El Monte because regulations in the city of Los Angeles did not allow public dances for patrons under 18, who formed the core of Laboe's audience.
As an anarchist-in-exile, one of the many stops during his stay in "El Norte" was none other than El Monte, California.
The story of the Tongva medicine woman that helped lead a revolt against the padres and the communities who continue to claim her legend.