Monday, 13 February 2017 13:49

Central Avenue is justly celebrated as the heart and soul of the jazz and R&B scene from the 1920s through the early 1950s. On the...

Monday, 13 February 2017 12:11

Pio Pico Middle School, located at Pico and Arlington, kicked off 2017 in a very special way when it welcomed Motown’s legendary singer and songwriter...

Monday, 13 February 2017 11:58

Images of soccer fans waving Korean flags in the summer wind could be replaced with images of residents and shoppers snarling into parking lots at...

Monday, 13 February 2017 11:41

EditorialDevelopment in Los Angeles has been mushrooming like a forest floor in rainy season.   Spurred by the need for housing and donations, City Council...


Pico WINS Great Streets!

Pico WINS Great Streets!

Community News

Mayor Eric Garcetti launched the Great Streets Initiative in October 2013 to transform streets across the city into more vibrant p...

Measure S

City News

 An initiative to change the city's laws governing changes to the general plan and development projects, Measure S, will be o...

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Featured Local Business

When local activist and business owner Jewel Thais-Williams first considered selling her historic Pico Boulevard club Catch One, h...

Teens Overcoming Hardships Share at The Blu Elefant

Teens Overcoming Hardships Share at The Blu Elefant

Featured Teen

Director, producer, and activist Fanny Veliz recently hosted “Kids Talk” at Blu Elefant Café. “Kids Talk” allows teenagers who hav...


$1,000 Education Scholarship & Job Resource

School Beat

The Job Application Database provides employment and career information for over 1500 companies for free. They are also offer...

Keeping Outdoor Dogs Warm This Winter

Keeping Outdoor Dogs Warm This Winter

Animal Issues and Pets

Give a dog a choice between a soft pillow and cosy fire...or the cold ground outside, what do you think she will choose? Peop...

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The Art Of Beeing

The Art Of Beeing


Louis Masai, a British artist is on a mural painting tour of...

New Gallery in Town.

New Gallery in Town.

Seen On the Scene

Now there is another reason to come and stroll the Pico Shop...

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President Wesson: LA's Fabricator-in-Chief

Eye On Wesson

@THEGUSSREPORT Herb Wesson, the current LA City Council president (and former Speaker of the California State Assembly), forgot th...


New Community Health Resource Aids Low Income Residents with Alternative Health Options

Natural Health

Heal One World is a new local health resource formed to help connect people in need -  particularly children and adults with ...

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