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Community Story Lab: A Photo DeTour

Community Story Lab: A Photo DeTour

Participants in this month's Drop-in Community Story Lab were invited to explore, meander, and get lost in the community on a Photo DeTour around Venice.
Punk Flyers from El Monte and the Greater San Gabriel Valley Scene

Punk Flyers from El Monte and the Greater San Gabriel Valley Scene

For many youth east of the L.A. punk scene the suburban backyard became the ideal venue for a neighborhood gig.
Looking Forward as We Say Goodbye: Three Years at South L.A.'s Foshay Tech Academy

Looking Forward as We Say Goodbye: Three Years at South L.A.'s Foshay Tech Academy

Students at Foshay Tech Academy in South L.A. learn how to code, create digital portfolios, and prepare themselves for college or careers after high school.
Monthly Mural Wrap: A Dozen Tags for June, 2014

Monthly Mural Wrap: A Dozen Tags for June, 2014

From the return of a Venice landmark mural, to the preservation efforts for a work inspired by John Muir, here's a look at public art stories for June, 2014.
Laguna Beach and the Urban Wilderness

Laguna Beach and the Urban Wilderness

L.A. Letters spotlights Laguna Beach with a focus on the Laguna Greenbelt and the area's cultural history.
Punk and the Seamstress

Punk and the Seamstress

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 ...