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County expands program to identify school threats

LOS ANGELES — With Southland students preparing to head back to school in the shadow of recent mass shootings, Los Angeles County officials Aug. 12 touted a major expansion in a program aimed at identifying people who could potentially pose a threat and intervening with support services. Supervisors Janice Hahn and Kathryn Barger said the Read More…

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Rising youth numbers swell county homeless system

HOLLYWOOD — The county’s homeless services system is housing more young people than ever before, according to the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority, which held a briefing on homeless youth July 31 at the Los Angeles LGBT Center. Young people facing homelessness face some of the same issues their older counterparts face, officials said. Many Read More…

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Early head start centers open in Hollywood

HOLLYWOOD — Elected officials cut the ribbon on a brand-new, state-of-the-art early head start center Nov. 30, one of two that will serve 89 low-income families with infants or toddlers. The early education centers, developed in a close partnership between the Los Angeles County Office of Education and the Youth Policy Institute, are located at Read More…