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It’s been roughly one week since Americans were urged to self-quarantine and practice social distancing in an effort to combat the spread of coronavirus. “Lockdown” hit me in the middle of wha…

Since older Americans are particularly vulnerable to coronavirus (COVID-19), I wanted to let you know the steps we’re taking to help our Medicare beneficiaries cope with the pandemic.

The Los Angeles Unified School District, in partnership with the Red Cross, will continue to provide nutritious meals to all students who need them during the temporary closure of schools.

You can see it in the long lines to enter the stores. You can see it on the empty shelves. You can see it in the “Closed” signs at your favorite restaurant, bar, movie theater, fitness center …

Joeleen and Miguel Medina were at home with their kids with they heard Gov. Gavin Newsom’s announcement of the closing of  restaurants, bars and gyms statewide because of the pandemic outbreak…

By taking advantage of a Cyber Monday offer last November, Johnny Baca purchased a super cheap ticket ($520) to travel on April 22 to the other side of the world — the paradisiacal island of B…

The family-owned business Casa Torres, which has been operating banquet halls and restaurants in San Fernando and Sylmar for more than 30 years, is making its meats and produce available for p…

Back in 2000, Jim Davis was told by doctors that his knees were shot and that he probably shouldn’t run anymore. And he definitely should stop doing the annual Los Angeles Marathon.

Talent often runs in families and the inspirational exhibit  Yolanda Gonzalez: Sueño de Familia/Dream of Famly   is a mighty example of a generational family of artists documented starting wit…

At press time, Los Angeles City officials had declared a health state of emergency after six new cases of coronavirus were discovered in the county. When contacted, Marathon officials said Sun…

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Races for two seats on the Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education are heading for November runoffs, although in one district, it’s still uncertain which can…

An estimated 1,300 students of Pacoima Charter Elementary School took part in the LAPD “Just Say No!” program and signed a pledge against drugs, gangs, crime, and/or bullying during a rally fo…

The San Fernando High girls’ wrestling team was edged out by James Logan High of Union City for the 2020 state CIF championship. Logan High finished with 94 points, to 90 for San Fernando High…

When reading the poem “Mother to Son,” written by Langston Hughes in 1922, one can sense what was weighing him down emotionally. The Jim Crow laws of America were eating away at the souls of b…

At age 22, Chaquitta Boyce got in a car with her cousin — a gang member — which contained (unbeknownst to her) stolen property.

San Fernando Gardens in Pacoima, the only public housing project in the San Fernando Valley, will receive a boost in protection with the addition of 10 LAPD officers and one supervisor. San Fe…