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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.
Supreme Court Hands Victory for Environmentalists in L.A. Urban Runoff Case

Supreme Court Hands Victory for Environmentalists in L.A. Urban Runoff Case

It's finally official: Los Angeles County must take responsibility for its polluted stormwater runoff in the Los Angeles and San Gabriel Rivers.
L.A. River Cleanup: Small Gestures that Make a Big Difference

L.A. River Cleanup: Small Gestures that Make a Big Difference

In the quarter century since FoLAR first began their yearly river clean-ups, more and more people have gotten on board.
Are We Doing All We Can for the Zanja Madre?

Are We Doing All We Can for the Zanja Madre?

Should this section of the historic water system placed in the National Register of Historic Places?
Goodwill Southern California Opens Community Center in Glassell Park

Goodwill Southern California Opens Community Center in Glassell Park

The new facility in Northeast L.A. is is the largest single project Goodwill Southern California has developed in nearly 100 years.
Egyptian Obelisk Replica by the L.A. River Offers Rare Views

Egyptian Obelisk Replica by the L.A. River Offers Rare Views

The massive urban earthwork on the banks of the Los Angeles River is a scaled replica of an ancient Egyptian archaeological site.
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