East L.A. Cities Rattled by Multiple Shootings Outside Elementary Schools
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Four people were killed over a 24-hour period this week in a spate of violence across Los Angeles’ Gateway Cities region.

Brittany Maldonado 02/13/2024 - 4:17 AM
After Tragedy, Cudahy Finds Its Voice in a New 26-Year-Old Mayor
Alcantar is making sure her town is finally heard.
Brittany M. 02/13/2020 - 9:47 AM
Outrage, Lawsuits After Jet Fuel Dump in Cudahy
“This is environmental racism,” one resident shouted at a town hall meeting Friday.
Brittany M. 01/21/2020 - 5:45 AM
Students Treated After Plane Drops Jet Fuel on Several Elementary Schools

Sixty people, including more than twenty children, have received medical treatment after a Delta Boeing 777 dropped jet fuel over the skies of Southeast L.A. County Tuesday.

Brittany M. 01/16/2020 - 6:48 AM
Gun Pulled After Cudahy Council Meeting

Cudahy has become a flashpoint in the debate over sanctuary cities.

Brittany M. 06/29/2017 - 5:21 AM
Protesters Face Off Over Cudahy’s Sanctuary Policies

Advocates and opponents of Cudahy’s sanctuary city policies lined up to speak, shout, and -- in some cases -- hurl insults at a raucous city council meeting Tuesday.

Brittany M. 06/13/2017 - 3:33 AM
Villain or Man of the People? A Profile of Ex-Cudahy City Manager George Perez

The man once affectionately known as “Mr. Cudahy” is now a pariah among much of his hometown.

Brittany M. 01/04/2017 - 3:11 PM
Watch These Oklahomans Try to Pronounce the Names of California Cities

Belly achin' fun. 

Brittany M. 10/26/2016 - 7:46 PM
Anaheim Tables Controversial City Attorney Appointment

The Anaheim City Council postponed a vote for its next permanent city attorney last week, but did not offer an explanation. 

Brittany M. 10/24/2016 - 7:51 PM