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  1. New San Pedro Elks lodge rising up from arson ashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Press-Telegram

    An arson investigator leads his arson dog through the charred San Pedro Elks Lodge Wednesday April 16, 2014. The Lodge overlooking the Port of Los Angeles was destroyed in an early Tuesday morning fire.

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  2. Councilman Joe Buscaino details whata s good, what needs to improve in Harbor AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Press-Telegram

    Citing homelessness as the area's “most pressing issue,” Los Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino broke little new ground but touched on a wide variety of topics Thursday in his annual State of the District talk. The 30-minute talk included an upbeat outlook for the communities in the 15th Council District, which includes Watts, Harbor Gateway, Harbor City, Wilmington and San Pedro.

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  3. Muriel Olguin, 1923-2017: San Pedro artist dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Press-Telegram

    Her death on Feb. 10 at the age of 93 - from complications of a heart attack and six years after her husband died - marks something of an end of an era in San Pedro. For decades, the pair, who first met as children in San Pedro and married in 1948 after they reconnected in their 20s, were among the port town's most active and prominent citizens.

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  4. After 54 years, San Pedroa s rundown Jack in the Box will give way to updated versionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Press-Telegram

    The Jack-in-the-Box at Sixth and Gaffey streets in San Pedro -- built in 1963 -- is slated to be replaced by this updated and much bigger version of the fast-food restaurant by this spring. Among the goals will be to eliminate the loitering that has become a problem on the property while providing a more attracive corner that sits on the border of San Pedro's historic downtown corridor.  Coming this spring there will be a brand new version of this Jack in the Box in San Pedro, complete with art deco touches and landscaping that developers believe will do away with loitering problems.

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  5. How to explore tide pools when ita s winter at the beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Press-Telegram

    You never know who you might meet during an afternoon of exploring tidepools. Here is a cowrey snail, a species that lives in tidepools near the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium.

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  6. Singer Willie Watson plays on after leaving Old Crow Medicine ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Press-Telegram

    With a mastery of the banjo, acoustic guitar and harmonica and a remarkable tenor voice that sounds as if it would be right at home coming out of an old vintage radio, Willie Watson is a modern yet genuinely honest throwback to old-time Americana music. And although he's still in his 30s, he's a genuine pioneer in the genre too, since his former band Old Crow Medicine Show, which he co-founded in 1998, was a leading force behind the newest renaissance of old-time music.

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  7. Dockworker jobs at Port of LA, Long Beach up for grabs in rare raffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Press-Telegram

    For the past few days, customers have been streaming nonstop into Patrick Meehan's usually quiet postal store in San Pedro for a job opportunity not seen in a generation. Nearly everyone who walks through the door wants a shot at one of the most well-paid, blue-collar jobs in California - and they need the post cards he sells to get in the lottery.

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  8. Lights and palm trees: Work begins Wednesday night on Gaffey medianRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Press-Telegram

    Long-awaited median improvements will begin Wednesday on San Pedro's Gaffey Street, prompting some closers through March 23. Feb. 7, 2017. Lush palm trees, programmable lighting and distinctive signage - it's all envisioned to become San Pedro's new “welcome mat” in a planned makeover of the Gaffey Street median.

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  9. Peeling back San Pedro history at a legendary landmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Press-Telegram

    Owner Greg Morena, right, and muralist Moncho1929 talk about the finishing of a mural on the back of Pappy's restaurant in San Pedro, CA on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017. The mural depicts historical events in San Pedro's history.

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  10. Successful aging: When to put the brakes on drivers affected by dementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Press-Telegram

    Q The spouses of two of my friends have Alzheimer's disease. Unfortunately, they continue to drive despite dents in their cars and periodically getting lost.

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  11. How a San Pedro man went from panhandler to counter clerk at a 7-ElevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Press-Telegram

    Being homeless left Randy Davis hustling for change from strangers, but his affinity for the 7-Eleven on Gaffey and Ninth Streets in San Pedro led to pushing a broom to keep the front of store clean. He was recently given a job by the owner and is excited to save and find a room to rent so he can get off the streets.

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  12. Former Mary Star teacher pleads not guilty to child porn, sex chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Press-Telegram

    Daniel O'Connell, 32, is charged with one count each of possession of youth or child pornography, contact with a minor for a sex offense and using a minor for sex acts, according to Greg Risling of the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office. The charges involve a 16-year-old girl he allegedly had contact with online from May 2016 through last month, Risling said.

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  13. LA County approves more funding to combat homelessness in South BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Press-Telegram

    Building on a 2016 partnership to combat homelessness, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved an additional $210,964 in funding for work performed by People Assisting the Homeless . The money will be used in the 2nd and 4th Districts represented by Supervisors Mark Ridley-Thomas and Janice Hahn, respectively.

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  14. Long Beach congressional members blast Trump immigration order as a un-AmericanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Press-Telegram

    The two Democratic members of Congress who represent Long Beach attacked President Donald Trump's executive order barring people from seven predominantly-Muslim nations from entering the United States, describing it as an “un-American” act. “It was very un-American, and I believe wrong,” Rep. Nanette Barragan, D-San Pedro, said in an interview Monday after recounting the story of U.S. authorities detaining people, many of whom were from Iran, as they tried to enter the United States at Los Angeles International Airport this past weekend.

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  15. San Pedroa s battleship upgrades from diesel to clean shore-side powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Press-Telegram

    A new Alternative Maritime Power exhibit was unveiled next to the Battleship Iowa Monday, January 23, 2017, San Pedro, CA. AMP is essentially a giant electrical plug for ships in port to use for power instead of running their diesel engines; which greatly helps air quality.

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  16. Flooding reported across LA County as rain drenches regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Press-Telegram

    LOS ANGELES >> Los Angeles County communities were evacuated, freeways flooded, trees fell onto cars and houses, and people were rescued from rising water Sunday as the a storm pummeled the region. The southern end of the 710 Freeway flooded in Long Beach and a section of the 110 Freeway was underwater with miles of stopped cars clogged the roadway heading towards San Pedro, according to California Highway Patrol reports.

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  17. Flooding reported across LA County as rain continues to drench regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Press-Telegram

    LOS ANGELES >> Freeways flooded in the Long Beach and Carson area, trees fell onto cars and houses, and more than three inches of rain fell in the South Bay area Sunday. The southern end of the 710 Freeway flooded, south of Willow Street, and the 110 Freeway was underwater at 223rd Street, according to CHP reports.

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  18. Dockworker jobs at Port of LA, Long Beach up for grabs in rare raffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Press-Telegram

    In San Pedro, Postal Annex owner Patrick Meehan sells 4x6 inch ILWU postcards. The cards will be sent out for a lottery drawing by the ILWU for casual jobs in the port.

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  19. Who will win the ILWU jackpot for jobs on the docks in LA, Long Beach?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Press-Telegram

    In San Pedro at the Postal Annex, Monique DiLeva, center, and Elizabeth Noriega at left fill out ILWU postcards. The cards will be sent out for a lottery drawing by the ILWU for casual jobs in the port.

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  20. New San Pedro a exita park gets formal name, expected to open next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Press-Telegram

    New park in San Pedro at the Gaffey Street offramp on the 110 freeway will be opening soon. Jan. 18, 2017.

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