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September 19, 1994 | HUGO MARTIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
For the second time in as many months, San Fernando Valley lawmakers are closing ranks in a bid to increase earthquake repair funding for the Valley at the expense of South Los Angeles communities. The simmering dispute is expected to come to a head Wednesday, when the City Council is scheduled to decide how to distribute $2.2 million in federal grants to help senior citizens recover from the Northridge quake.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 19, 1994 | HUGO MARTIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
For the second time in as many months, San Fernando Valley lawmakers are closing ranks in a bid to increase earthquake repair funding for the Valley at the expense of South Los Angeles communities. The simmering dispute is expected to come to a head Wednesday, when the City Council is scheduled to decide how to distribute $2.2 million in federal grants to help senior citizens recover from the Northridge quake.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 5, 1992 | JOHN DART, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two moving vans packed with food traveled from Van Nuys to riot-ravaged South Los Angeles on Monday as part of a massive effort by Christian, Jewish and Muslim congregations in the San Fernando Valley to provide relief and, in the process, dispel an image of uncaring suburbia.
NEWS
January 25, 1994 | PAUL FELDMAN and TED ROHRLICH, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The devastating earthquake that toppled buildings and freeways across Los Angeles is also threatening to knock ongoing efforts to rebuild Los Angeles' riot-torn inner-city neighborhoods off an already teetering foundation.
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January 25, 1994 | PAUL FELDMAN and TED ROHRLICH, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The devastating earthquake that toppled buildings and freeways across Los Angeles is also threatening to knock ongoing efforts to rebuild Los Angeles' riot-torn inner-city neighborhoods off an already teetering foundation.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 5, 1992 | CAROL WATSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
More than 500 Cal State Northridge students, faculty members and administrators took part in an emotional teach-in Monday on the King beating verdict, some calling on the university to help South Los Angeles, others calling for more emphasis on campus racial programs. The teach-in turned into an open forum, with some faculty members and students urging the audience sitting on a sunny campus lawn to give money or manpower to help clean up the ravaged neighborhoods of South Los Angeles.
NEWS
April 18, 1993 | JIM NEWTON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In an extraordinary early morning conclusion to one of the most volatile criminal trials in U.S. history, a federal jury returned guilty verdicts Saturday against two Los Angeles police officers for violating Rodney G. King's civil rights during an infamous 1991 arrest. Sgt. Stacey C. Koon--a coolly confident police officer who has rarely shown any hint of emotion through two criminal trials--sat stoically as the clerk to U.S. District Judge John G. Davies read the guilty verdict against him.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 5, 1992 | JOHN DART, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two moving vans packed with food traveled from Van Nuys to riot-ravaged South Los Angeles on Monday as part of a massive effort by Christian, Jewish and Muslim congregations in the San Fernando Valley to provide relief and, in the process, dispel an image of uncaring suburbia.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 5, 1992 | CAROL WATSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
More than 500 Cal State Northridge students, faculty members and administrators took part in an emotional teach-in Monday on the King beating verdict, some calling on the university to help South Los Angeles, others calling for more emphasis on campus racial programs. The teach-in turned into an open forum, with some faculty members and students urging the audience sitting on a sunny campus lawn to give money or manpower to help clean up the ravaged neighborhoods of South Los Angeles.
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