Two college freshman from South LA chronicle their first days at Syracuse University.
Marqueece Harris-Dawson may be new to politics, but he already has South L.A. residents on his side.
Filmmaker Ben Caldwell is mapping out a plan for Leimert Park’s revitalization.
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September 22, 2014 By Amanda Scurlock | Reporter
Metro will give free transfer passes if riders use Tap cards.
September 19, 2014 By Rebecca Gibian | Reporter
Residents are eager for new healthy grocery option near USC.
September 18, 2014 By Daina Beth Solomon | Editor
An old yearbook reflects South LA’s diversity more than 70 years ago.
September 18, 2014 By Phoenix Tso | Reporter
Construction on the new retail and housing development next to campus aims to hire 30 percent of workers from South L.A.
September 10, 2014 By Christina Campodonico | Reporter
Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre helps revive a historic jazz landmark on Central Avenue
September 1, 2014 By Neon Tommy
Zumba, yoga and farmers markets are making a better landscape.
August 26, 2014 By Ashley Hansack | Community Contributor
By gardening and keeping lights low, a family in Watts challenges mainstream notions of “environmentalism.”
August 22, 2014 By Intersections South LA
Brandon Spencer is paying a 40-year price for four shots that killed no one
August 17, 2014 By Heidi Carreon | Neon Tommy
A peaceful vigil became an outlet for anger after the police shootings of Michael Brown in Missouri and Ezell Ford in South LA.
August 13, 2014 By Daina Beth Solomon | Editor
The cause of Stanley Thiesfield’s death — and hundreds of others — remains a mystery.
August 2, 2014 By Willa Seidenberg | Author
URBAN TxT promotes teen entrepreneurs in South LA at its Demo Day 2014.
South LA in the News
Councilman Bernard Parks isolated by his peers at City Hall + Death of 6-year-old shocks South LA + City Year kicks off
September 22, 2014
September 19, 2014
Cop Watch calls on community members to protest police brutality.
RISE aims to generate economic activity that strengthens entire neighborhoods.
Arts education along with social and emotional learning for middle- and high-schoolers.
We’re looking for 18-24 year olds from South LA who want to report on their community. Apply today!
Ryan Johnson takes us to where she grew up, Baldwin Hills, and talks with residents about problems with schools, diversity, and transportation challenges.
Xochil Frausto shares her experiences growing up queer in Watts.
Reporter Corps member and college student Shanice Joseph asks why she gets so little support compared with young moms.
Intersections Reporter Corps member Miguel Molina writes of continuing struggles with the Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals Act.