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Metrolink Health Study Released, But Residents Want More

The report found that on the long-term, harmful emissions from idling trains is on a declining trend. But what are the short-term effects that are affecting the resident now?

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All or Nothing: Mayor's L.A. River Lobbying was 'a High Stakes Gamble' (Video)

All or Nothing: Mayor's L.A. River Lobbying was 'a High Stakes Gamble' (Video)

In this exclusive interview with L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti, he talks about the risks of lobbying for the L.A. River and why the waterway matters.
Feds Okay $1-Billion Los Angeles River Project

Feds Okay $1-Billion Los Angeles River Project

After more than six months of intense lobbying by the city, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) has announced its recommendation for the Arbor Study.
New Exhibit Explores the Story of Steelhead Trout in Southern California

New Exhibit Explores the Story of Steelhead Trout in Southern California

Before pobladores, ranch owners, and missionaries, there were steelhead trout, a cousin of salmon that have been part of the region's history as far back as 15,000 years ago.
Two L.A. River Recreational Zones to Open Memorial Day Weekend

Two L.A. River Recreational Zones to Open Memorial Day Weekend

The summer-long program will allow kayaking on the L.A. River, in the Sepulveda Basin and Elysian Valley areas.
New Pacoima Park Provides Open Space and Water Replenishment

New Pacoima Park Provides Open Space and Water Replenishment

The new 4.7-acre park is a welcome change in the neighborhood, which suffers from from a lack of green space and the presence of industrial soot and grime that prevents residents f ...
Spend Your Summer by the L.A. River, MRCA Calls for Volunteers

Spend Your Summer by the L.A. River, MRCA Calls for Volunteers

The volunteer-run River Safety Unit will roam the river on foot or on a kayak, keeping a watchful eye over activities in the river.
Sending Out a Larger than Life Message for Kids Ocean Day

Sending Out a Larger than Life Message for Kids Ocean Day

With the help of more than 3,500 LAUSD students, an artist will send out an environmentalist message through a massive work of art on Dockweiler State Beach.
Is Good Eggs a Good Neighbor to Elysian Valley?

Is Good Eggs a Good Neighbor to Elysian Valley?

Despite initial concerns, local residents are supportive of the local food hub housed in the former Hostess cupcake factory in Elysian Valley.
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