Councilmember Gil Cedillo is scheduled to host a news conference today, Wednesday, Sept. 4, to urge the City of Los Angeles to support California’s “Trust Act,” which restricts requests from federal immigration authorities for the inordinate detention of people in local jails for the sole purpose of deportation. The conference, expected to be attended by 12 immigrant rights groups, will start at 9:30 a.m. in the City Council chambers media room on the third floor of Los Angeles City Hall, 200 N. Spring St. Click here to read about the background to the event.
2. Highland Park Sportsmen's Club meeting
The Highland Park Sportsmen's Club is scheduled to meet today, Wednesday, Sept. 4, at 8 p.m. in the basement of Eagle Rock City Hall, located at 2035 Colorado Blvd. Click here to read a story about one of the club's recent meetings.
3. Mount Washington Elementary mural
Have you seen the finished mural at Mount Washington Elementary School by local artist and school dad Todd Westover? It's quite spectacular—click here to see a short video.
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