Sanna Alas and Claudia Varney are working with Jordan High School to build a community garden that would provide healthy food to the community and educate students.
For the seventh consecutive year, 100 percent of the graduates from a school in Watts that serves the underserved have been accepted to a four-year college or university.
While at Verbum Dei, the young men adhere to a strict business dress code to physically and mentally prepare for the work force.
The car rolled over and came to a stop in front of a duplex on Compton Avenue around 3:30 a.m.
A monument dedicated to families and individuals who have died sits in Watts uniting a community.
A Los Angeles City Council committee will hold a public hearing in Watts tonight to talk about a proposal to raise the minimum wage to as high as $15.25 per hour by 2019.
Nearly half a century after racially-charged riots devastated the city of Watts, some residents are still asking if help is on the way.
Detectives investigated the circumstances surrounding a shooting Saturday that hospitalized a man in his 30’s.
Police Monday were seeking the public’s help for any information that would lead to the arrest of the suspect responsible for killing a 29-year-old woman in South Los Angeles.
Authorities say two suspects were taken into custody following a pursuit that ended in a crash near the Watts-area of Los Angeles. One bystander was injured.
Authorities say six people were injured following a traffic collision in Watts.
Officials Wednesday celebrated the success of the first-ever Girl Scout troop established in Watts.
The first-ever Girl Scout Troop in Watts has been developed in partnership with the Los Angeles Police Department and Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles.
A 22-year-old man was charged Friday with murder in the fatal stabbing of his stepfather on Christmas Day.
A 23-year-old Los Angeles man accused of fatally stabbing his stepfather in the back on Christmas morning was arrested on suspicion of murder, police said.