East Los Angeles

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East Los Angeles,

uninc. city (1990 pop. 126,379), Los Angeles co., S Calif., a residential suburb of Los Angeles, in an industrial area. It has a large Mexican-American population. There is a performing arts center and a cultural center. A junior college is there.
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The creator of the website, Greg Mills, CEO of Ambient Solutions "believed in the importance of creating a program that will help provide long term support to the community using technology to attract new consumers, even in areas outside of East Los Angeles.
After two failed attempts to gain independence, the most recent one in 1974, leaders finally believe they can gain cityhood for East Los Angeles.
For the past five years, Community College Week has identified East Los Angeles College as the California institution that graduates the largest number of Hispanics in the state.
Villavicenclo worked with East Los Angeles College to establish a branch of the Escalante summer school program there.
LOS ANGELES -- UnitedHealthcare and Bienvenidos today unveiled the new Community Mobile Health Clinic that will bring essential primary care health services to children and families in underserved communities in East Los Angeles.
By eliminating the barriers to the banking mainstream the next generation of East Los Angeles residents will grow up economically empowered and experienced asset builders.
com) tells the story of the grassroots effort being undertaken in East Los Angeles to create a college-going culture and bootstrap the community into the middle class.
Mexican Independence Day festivities kicked off Sunday with a parade in East Los Angeles, where thousands gathered in one of the largest celebrations of its kind in the United States.
LOS ANGELES, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Local, state and federal officials will join community and Metro leaders, Saturday, to break ground for the six-mile Eastside Extension connecting the Metro Gold Line with Little Tokyo, Boyle Heights and East Los Angeles.
We are a nearly 50 year-old Latino-owned community bank headquartered in East Los Angeles.
Finally, in the overwhelmingly Latino East Los Angeles, the mayor was charismatic, shedding his jacket, rolling up his sleeves and speaking both English and Spanish as he demonstrated himself one of them, a product of their culture.
LOS ANGELES -- More than 1,000 boys and girls in East Los Angeles will soon be having a ball thanks to a special donation from Food 4 Less, the nation's largest price-impact supermarket chain.

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