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It’s Always Sunny in the South Bay

Christopher Martinez and Carlos Ruiz

May 28, 2019

The South Bay has some of the nicest areas to visit for photography, picnics, hiking, sightseeing and a lot more. There are three stand-out locations that the South Bay has to offer when visiting the area, next time you’re...

Headphones for homeless

Eunice Barron, Derrick Coleman, and Keanu Ruffo

May 28, 2019

Paul Avila says his 22-year-old son Pauly is his inspiration. “Pauly can’t see or talk,” Avila said, “All he can do is hear so he loves music.” Hoping to make a difference, Avila launched Pauly's Project nearly...

The iron suit that holds the heart of a woman

Jasmine Martinez, Carmelita Islas Mendez, and Alison Hernandez

May 28, 2019

“For 10 years, I lived as a [presenting] female,” Nuralain Khoury said, “It was incredible. That was truly the best time of my life… my biggest transition was my de-transition.” Khoury, 40, transitioned from male...

A comeback story best seen underwater

Jah-Tosh Baruti and Christopher Martinez

May 28, 2019

Growing up in Los Angeles can often be an uphill battle, but sometimes it’s best to put running shoes aside and just swim. Paralympic swimmer Jamal Hill has done just that, overcoming the inherent adversity that comes with...

City of Hope

Edgar Mendoza, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019

Los Angeles County is one of beauty, but also one of strife. For every free or low-cost yoga class offered to dozens, there are dozens waiting to be offered food or shelter. For every haunted spot in L.A., there are haunting...

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