Boyle Heights

Family of Jesse Romero to Sue City of Los Angeles for Killing Teen

Jesse Romero, 14, was fatally shot by an LAPD officer in August.

New America Ferrera-Produced Series Will Highlight LA's Gentrification Woes

Peep the trailer for “Gente-Fied,” set in Los Angeles’ predominantly Latino Boyle Heights neighborhood. 

READ This Exhilarating History of L.A.'s Super-Badass 'Ovarian Psychos' Bicycle Brigade

The Ovas, an all-women-of-color feminist and punk-inspired collective that reclaims contested spaces through empowering mass bike rides, are the subject of a new documentary that premiered at South by Southwest. 

Hometown Loving Boyle Heights Youth Head to Harvard

Four young Latinos as they explore their post-high school options.