Neighborhood Notes: Angelenos Share Memories of Angel Island & More

News and stories on the shifting culture of our neighborhoods:

  • Angelenos share memories of Angel Island at The Autry National Center - L.A. Times

  • Recognizing the sacrifices made by immigrant parents - Multi-American

  • Not all L.A. architects are old, white dudes - L.A. Weekly

  • Watts-based group uses cycling to teach healthy living - L.A. Streetsblog

  • Urban agriculture in Richland Farms before it was hip -

  • Venice residents rally to save historic post office - Yo Venice!

  • New L.A. River revitalization video points to a greener future - L.A. Creek Freak

Departures is KCET's oral history and interactive documentary project exploring neighborhoods through voices in the community, touching on topics including immigration, race, gentrification, urban planning and environmental issues. The Great Wall of Los Angeles is the latest installment in the series.

Top: Photo of Angel Island by Flickr user www78 used under a Creative Commons license

About the Author

Yosuke Kitazawa is the Site Editor of KCET Departures.


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