Hundreds of people, including City Hall employees and schoolchildren, take part in symbolic gesture of "cross-cultural unity."
Looking back at the L.A. Riots, people often remember tensions between African-Americans, white law enforcement officers and Korean business owners. That story gets even more complicated when you step into Pico-Union — a neighborhood that was, and still is, predominantly Latino.
Fernando Pullum was a high school music teacher in 1992. Today, he runs a community arts center with a mission to give kids hope — and music lessons.
It's been 25 years since the start of one of the deadliest race riots in American history. The violence erupted in South Los Angeles after a jury acquitted four white police officers in the beating of black motorist Rodney King. This timeline looks at key events before, during and after the unrest.
Bid April farewell with a Taste of the Eastside in Cypress Park, Packchella's comedy music festival, a celebration of independent bookstores, RuPaul's DragCon at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Dessert Fest in Studio City and more. See our full roundup of events.
State law requires that almost all children be vaccinated unless they have a medical exemption. See exemption rates for incoming kindergartners at schools in L.A., Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties, based on California Department of Public Health data.