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People of Northeast Los Angeles: Victor Cantu

People of Northeast Los Angeles: Victor Cantu

I have a fabric shop and I do custom upholstery. I opened my store on the boulevard in nineteen seventy-four. Eighty percent of my clients are local.
People of Northeast Los Angeles: Miguel Martinez

People of Northeast Los Angeles: Miguel Martinez

Compared to the western areas there are a lot more places to explore and a lot more wilderness around here too.
People of Northeast Los Angeles: Miriam Villalobos

People of Northeast Los Angeles: Miriam Villalobos

I've been here for four years. It's calm around here. People are relaxed and respectful.
People of Northeast Los Angeles: Maggie Darett-Quiroz

People of Northeast Los Angeles: Maggie Darett-Quiroz

When I was a kid you used to see kids riding bikes and skateboards or playing baseball on the street. You don't see that on Drew Street. A lot of the kids are inside their apartmen ...
People of Northeast Los Angeles: Lourdes Cerda

People of Northeast Los Angeles: Lourdes Cerda

Twice a week I'm out here working. I start at 4am and end around 3pm. I go all the way down to Olympic and Soto to bring my "nopales" by bus.
People of Northeast Los Angeles: Leonardo Salbio

People of Northeast Los Angeles: Leonardo Salbio

I arrive in the morning and they all know me because they know that I'm the one that feeds them and gives them water. They start neighing and talking to me and I whistle at them, t ...
People of Northeast Los Angeles: John Acquist

People of Northeast Los Angeles: John Acquist

We are not too far from the original freeway which goes to Pasadena. They have renamed it back to the original name Arroyo Seco.
People of Northeast Los Angeles: Jazmin Diaz

People of Northeast Los Angeles: Jazmin Diaz

Last night police officers did stopped to see what age I was. And I told them my age, I'm eighteen, and they told me, be safe, go home.