Professor and Exhibitions Director at Azusa Pacific University offers his top street art-related stories for 2012.
As the first Hispanic woman in the world to fly into space, her influence can be felt far beyond the galaxies.
Growing up in Pacoima, Trejo seemed poised for a career in boxing.
Famously depicted as Dr. Gonzo in Hunter S. Thompson's "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas," he was a lawyer, activist and writer who played an important role in the Chicano Movement i
The Latino community finally had a reason to return to Chavez Ravine as Valenzuela continued to wow crowds, setting records and pitching more shoutout games.
As editor of the first Spanish-language newspaper in Los Angeles, he highlighted the discrimination and injustice faced by Mexican-Americans, Californios, Chinese, and Blacks.