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  1. Formerly homeless women veterans move into new San Pedro town housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Press-Telegram

    Veterans Danielle Chavez, left, and Maria Teresa Alcazar cheer as they hold the keys to their new homes in the Blue Butterfly Village in San Pedro. The Volunteers of America project rehabbed the old Navy housing for homeless female veterans.

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  2. Man who died after being pulled off commerical fishing boat identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Press-Telegram

    SAN PEDRO >> Authorities on Monday identified a man who died after being pulled off a small commercial fishing boat at the breakwater near the Los Angeles Harbor Lighthouse. Firefighters dispatched at 1:21 p.m. last Tuesday found the unconscious man on the boat, near the San Pedro harbor entrance, said Erik Scott of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

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  3. San Pedro Rep. Janice Hahn secures $36 million for U.S. portsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | Press-Telegram

    Next year, U.S. ports will get an additional $36 million to pay for needed maintenance and improvement projects, thanks to an amendment that passed the U.S. House of Representatives late Wednesday. While considering the energy and water appropriations bill, the House passed an amendment - co-sponsored by Rep. Janice Hahn, D-San Pedro and Michigan Republican Rep. Bill Huizenga - to use the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund at the 2016 target set in the Water Resources Reform and Development Act .

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  4. Man dies after being pulled from commercial boat in San PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Press-Telegram

    A man died after being pulled off a small commercial fishing boat Tuesday at the rock breakwater near the Los Angeles Harbor Lighthouse in San Pedro, but it was not clear how he was hurt. Firefighters were dispatched at 1:21 p.m. where they found an unconscious man on the boat, near the San Pedro harbor entrance, said Erik Scott of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

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  5. Homeless women vets will have a place to call home in San PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Press-Telegram

    "Blue Butterfly Village" is project to rebuild a portion of the surplus Navy housing in San Pedro as transitional housing for homeless female veterans.Hundreds of volunteers have been working with Home Depot and Habitat for Humanity to rebuild the homes and neighborhood. Child's playground with a giant treehouse is tested out by Tyson Seamans.

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  6. Susan Mellen, wrongly imprisoned for homicide sues Los Angeles, LAPD detectivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Press-Telegram

    A South Bay woman who spent 17 years imprisoned for a homicide she did not commit has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city of Los Angeles, saying the lead detective knowingly based her case on a pathological liar's testimony and kept that information from the defense at trial. The lawsuit, which names Los Angeles Police Department Detectives Marcella Winn and her supervisor at the time, Richard Hoffman, is the latest effort by Susan Mellen to restore her life since her release from prison in October.

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  7. Redondo Beach moves to rein in a out of controla sea lion population in King HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Press-Telegram

    A sea lion camps out on a bouy in the King Harbor Marina. An influx of sea lions that are habitating the marina has city officials looking for solutions to the problem.

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  8. LA Phil comes to San Pedro for free concert featuring work by Palos Verdes teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Press-Telegram

    April 17, 2015-Photo by Tracey Roman/for the Press-Telegram Max Lesser, a South Bay resident and participant in the LA Phil's Composer Fellowship Program for high school students, will have a short original composition in Sundays concert at the Warner Theater. The Los Angeles Philharmonic is leaving its iconic home at Walt Disney Concert Hall for a free concert at San Pedro's Warner Grand Theatre on Sunday.

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  9. Weekend events: a Medusa Undonea among the top 6 things to do in the Long Beach areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Press-Telegram

    Bella Poynton right, and Carmen Guo during rehearsal “Medusa Undone.Ó Pandora Productions is taking over the Garage Theater for a production of “Medusa Undone.Ó The new play tells the story of the origin of Medusa, the snake-headed mythical monster. It looks at modern issues of abuse with an ancient myth.

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  10. Teachers, parents not assured by Port of L.A. High School...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Press-Telegram

    The agreement that allowed embattled James Cross to step down as executive director of Port of Los Angeles High School hasn't quelled discontent among some parents and teachers, who say an investigation into his tenure amounts to a cover-up by the school board. In an April 12 open letter to the board from “Concerned Parents, Faculty and Community Members,” critics called for more transparency and accused the board of violating its public trust.

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  11. Nanette Barragan, Hermosa Beach city councilwoman, will run for Janice Hahna s 44th Congressional seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Press-Telegram

    Hermosa Beach City Councilwoman Nanette Barragan announced Tuesday she will run for the 44th Congressional seat, now occupied by Janice Hahn, a Democrat who is seeking a seat on the Los Angeles County Supervisors. Newly elected state Sen. Isadore Hall III has also announced he is running for the 44th District seat that includes Carson, San Pedro and Compton.

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  12. Time to say goodbye to San Pedroa s billboard eyesore at town entrance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Press-Telegram

    City is in the process of buying that blue industrial-looking building & giant billboard that sits at the end of the 110 Freeway on North Gaffey; it's long been considered an eyesore that greets motorists entering San Pedro & the city tentatively intends to take the building down and beautify the area with landscaping to connect to the welcome park. Chuck Bennett/Staff Photographer Entering San Pedro from the terminus of the 110 Freeway, motorists can't miss it - the giant billboard hawking goods and services.

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  13. Groundbreaking ceremony held for new Elks Lodge in San PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Press-Telegram

    Nearly a year to the day after San Pedro's Elks Lodge was destroyed in an arson fire that stunned the community, plans to rebuild the popular social hub were celebrated Saturday at a groundbreaking ceremony. The new lodge at 1748 Cumbre Drive is expected to cost several million dollars - much of which likely will be covered by an insurance settlement - and take at least one to two years to complete.

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  14. Coroner releases names of brothers killed in Los Angeles Harbor car plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Press-Telegram

    Divers emerge from the water as debris believed to be from the car floats to the surface where a car went off the berth and into the water at the San Pedro Slip, across from Ports O'Call in San Pedro. Two children were in the car with one taken from the water unconscious.

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  15. Coroner identifies boys who died when car plunged into Port of Los Angeles HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Press-Telegram

    Firefighters remove a lifeless body, believed to be child from the water after a car went off the berth and into the water at the San Pedro Slip, across from Ports O'Call in San Pedro. Two children were in the car with one taken from the water unconscious.

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  16. Police search for clues in car plunge into Port of L.A. channel that killed 2 boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Press-Telegram

    Divers emerge from the water as debris believed to be from the car floats to the surface where a car went off the berth and into the water at the San Pedro Slip, across from Ports O'Call in San Pedro. Two children were in the car with one taken from the water unconscious.

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  17. Police search for clues in car plunge into Port of L.A. channel that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Press-Telegram

    Firefighters remove a victim from the water after a car went off the berth and into the water at the San Pedro Slip, across from Ports O'Call in San Pedro. Two children were in the car with one taken from the water unconscious.

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  18. Boy killed in Port of Los Angeles car plunge IDa d, brother clinging to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Press-Telegram

    Divers emerge from the water as debris believed to be from the car floats to the surface where a car went off the berth and into the water at the San Pedro Slip, across from Ports O'Call in San Pedro. Two children were in the car with one taken from the water unconscious.

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  19. Could fewer ships at sea at Los Angeles, Long Beach ports mean the end of congestion?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Press-Telegram

    Two container ships anchor near Angels Gate, the entrance to the Port of Los Angeles, and the Marine Exchange reports six ships anchored total. This is the lowest number since early January and port officials claim they are on schedule to clear the back-up of cargo sooner than expected.

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  20. Fire damages San Pedro home next door to Councilman Joe Buscainoa s residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Press-Telegram

    A structure fire broke out in a house on Gurnard Avenue in the South Shores section of San Pedro. Los Angeles City and County firefighters knocked down the blaze.

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