Since 1991, the Mexican Cultural Institute has provided programming to promote and support Mexican and Mexican American culture and art at the historic Biscailuz building. Now, they are battling the city to return to their original space.
Lomeli, who we previously reported for being hired after the State Assembly substantiated sexual misconduct allegations, also received a DUI this year. After we inquired about it, he was ousted from the Council District 6 office.
For over 15 years, AgLago Co-Op’s residents cooked fresh meals for Skid Row, handed out water during heat waves, and much more. Now, duplicitous practices on behalf of Frost/Chaddock Developers mean it’s facing demolition, but tenants are fighting back.