RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Boyle Heights

A collection of news and information related to Boyle Heights published by this site and its partners.

Top Boyle Heights Articles

Displaying items 78-81
  • Fulfilling the Wrong Dream

    The hospital named for Martin Luther King Jr. was supposed to be a realization of the civil rights hero's dream. From the nightmare of the Watts riots would spring one of the best hospitals in America to serve the poorest neighborhoods of Los Angeles...
  • Out of Jail, But Not Danger

    Just three months out of prison, Miguel Rafael Gomez was determined to turn his life around. A former gang member from East Los Angeles, he joined Homeboy Industries, an organization whose motto is "nothing stops a bullet like a job," and began working...
  • How to get to Southland airports without a car

    How to get to Southland airports without a car
    Frugal travelers who agonize over a $20 difference in airfares often think nothing of spending twice that to get to and from the airport. Taxis, shuttles and friends are often more convenient, but rail and buses can take you to Los Angeles...
  • A Clean Slate

    Chaka crouched with a dozen spray cans in front of a wall in the blistering heat of the Lancaster desert. With the sweep of his right hand, he shot bold black lines on the white surface. It was not graffiti that he sprayed, but a biblical scene: Men...