El Monte

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Community Connections: Meet Sarahi Santos

Community Connections: Meet Sarahi Santos

The Trolly can take me anywhere around El Monte City. It helps many people in our community to get to places they need to go... with only fifty cents I can transport to any place.
Community Connections: Meet Aaron Bautista

Community Connections: Meet Aaron Bautista

The neighborhood I am lucky enough to call home is El Monte, CA
Community Connections: Meet Sergio Morelos

Community Connections: Meet Sergio Morelos

The first place I would take someone to is Art's Burgers because that burger stand has been there since my mother was a teenager.
Community Connections: Meet Jesus Alcaraz

Community Connections: Meet Jesus Alcaraz

My soccer ball connects me to the community. There is not one day when I don't see people playing soccer.
Looking at the Future of the San Gabriel River

Looking at the Future of the San Gabriel River

The River is their neighbor, meandering along its path next to their school's athletic fields, behind their backyards, and under their bridges.
Archiving Memories of El Monte in a Transnational Space

Archiving Memories of El Monte in a Transnational Space

Some of L.A.'s most important history lay in the periphery, in towns like El Monte and South El Monte. But how do we excavate and broadcast its important history?