Rafe Esquith, a teacher at Hobart Elementary in Koreatown, became the subject of controversy after a fellow teacher reportedly complained about Esquith reciting a passage from Mark Twain’s “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” in the classroom.
Rafe Esquith was removed from the classroom at a Koreatown elementary school after a teacher complained about Esquith reciting a passage from Mark Twain’s classic “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.”
Only on CBS2/KCAL9, Rafe Esquith’s attorney fires back at the Los Angeles Unified School District, saying the allegations are ruining a great man’s reputation for no reason.
A 16-year-old boy was in custody Wednesday in connection with the shooting deaths of two brothers in the Koreatown area.
The shooting was reported just before 2:40 p.m. on 8th Street and Vermont Avenue, according to LAPD Media Relations.
The woman was trapped for about two hours before she was found and it took about 90 minutes to extricate her.
A man wanted in connection with a woman’s murder died Tuesday night after an hours-long standoff with police at a Koreatown apartment.
A coach at a Koreatown after-school program is accused of inappropriately touching eight girls, authorities said.
With new state-mandated water restrictions, every Californian has to be water-wise and a small community in Southern California is leading the way by going to extremes to conserve water.
Authorities have apprehended a man wanted in connection with the theft of a vehicle in Koreatown.
A 55-year-old woman remained hospitalized Tuesday days after a hit-and-run crash in Koreatown and the victim’s son shared a witness photo he hopes may help identify the driver.
The cause of the building malfunction was unclear.
Los Angeles police report that a missing 11-year-old girl was found safe Saturday afternoon, but a 16-year-old is in an unrelated case is still missing.
Yong Han Kim was last seen around 4 p.m. Wednesday in the 3900 block of Wilshire Boulevard, according to the LAPD.
Koreantown has long been one of L.A.’s premiere dining destinations. But if you’re looking to get your drink on, K-Town is sure to satisfy as well. While soju and Hite continue to reign supreme on […]