Torres Martinez Tribal TANF, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, is a social services organization that provides assistance to Native American families with children. We offer a 5-year program with a foundation in educational incentives and work opportunities, supported by temporary financial assistance, leading to self-sufficiency. Our doors first opened in 2001 with 1 small office
A collection of works in a public exhibition will be on display on billboards in iconic Los Angeles neighborhoods starting this month. Not only is this body of art just about the themes portrayed in the images, it tells a story about the process and protocol that needs to take place on the path to
By THOMAS CURWENMAY 9, 2019
From the top of Signal Hill, Los Angeles disappears in the haze. Gauzy light smudges details, so that only the mountains, the sea and the land in between remain. No freeways; no homes, high-rises or palms.Off the coast lies the broad silhouette of Catalina. To the west rises Palos Verdes; to the
By SEAN GREENE and THOMAS CURWEN
MAY 9, 2019The original people of Los Angeles, the Tongva, defined their world as Tovaangar. It extended from Palos Verdes to San Bernardino, from Saddleback Mountain to the San Fernando Valley.
This map of Tovaangar draws upon the work of a number of scholars, including Steven Hackel, Stephen O’Neil, Nat Zappia and Jeanette