A local young group of former gang rivals are now working together, using baking and cooking as their ticket away from their former lives as gang members.
Business will return to normal Friday at Homeboy Industries after a hostage scare overnight.
Police told CBS2’s Juan Fernandez they were going to “actively” enter the building to search for the alleged gunman.
Homeboy Industries original salsa and tortilla chips are now available at Ralphs grocery stores across Southern California.
Gregory Boyle of Homeboy Industries joins KCAL9 to talk about a different kind of charity event that will be held this Saturday at Dodger Stadium.
A $1.6 billion congressional bailout of sorts could help financially flailing groups that fight to keep young people out of trouble, yet lawmakers are reluctant to take up the expensive proposal amid a sour economy and other, more pressing issues.