Fear turns to cheer as aspiring dentist pursues her dream

Fear turns to cheer as aspiring dentist pursues her dream

Above, dental screenings are an important part of the third annual Tooth Fairy Convention, held this month at Exposition Park. It was sponsored by the L.A. Trust for Children’s Health. Like most kids, Brenda Garcia used to hate going to the dentist. She found...
Fremont community flourishes with ground-breaking greenhouse project

Fremont community flourishes with ground-breaking greenhouse project

Above, from left, Neighborhood Land Trust executiveTamika Butler, Principal Luis Montoya and Facilities chief Mark Hovatter join community members in ceremonially opening the state-of-the-art greenhouse at Fremont High School. Capping a project that began in 2012,...
Mayor Garcetti brokers new partnership with Netflix and Bernstein High School

Mayor Garcetti brokers new partnership with Netflix and Bernstein High School

Above: Bernstein High School senior Jonathon Castorena shakes hands with Mayor Eric Garcetti during his third visit to the Hollywood campus. In effort to grow the next generation of entertainment industry movers and shakers, Netflx has agreed to “adopt” Helen...