In the News

January 15, 2013

The El Monte Workers Rights Center at Neighborhood Legal Services is providing free legal assistance for workers!

Can't get your employer to pay you your wages?
Did you apply for unemployment benefits but were denied?
Not being paid for overtime hours?
Need to clean up your criminal record?

January 9, 2013

Join hundreds of community volunteers to help count the homeless individuals in the San Gabriel Valley.

Make a difference in the lives of men, women and children in the
San Gabriel Valley! We need to know who they are and where they are...

Because they count...will you sign up today?

December 9, 2012

PHYSICIANS aren't the only doctors out there - though sometimes they, and their medical associations, would have you believe that's the case.

December 7, 2012

San Francisco Cronicle

By: Wyatt Buchanan

Sacramento --

Californians could have a chance to repeal provisions of the state's controversial affirmative action ban, the use of unmanned aircraft could be restricted and parts of Proposition 13, the state's famous property tax law, could be softened under bills introduced at the Capitol this week.

November 7, 2012

By Chad Terhune

Los Angeles Times
California officials are plowing ahead with a major healthcare expansion now that the threat of repeal has lifted with the reelection of President Obama.

Republican challenger Mitt Romney had vowed to overturn the federal Affordable Care Act, casting uncertainty over state efforts to implement the coverage expansion for millions of Americans.

September 25, 2012

LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Hundreds of people got the opportunity to get their vision tested for free during the launch of a mobile eye clinic in El Monte.

For more than a decade, Carol Mixon of San Gabriel has been squinting to read tiny print, lately, she rarely reads.

"It's really hard to read the fine print," she said.

Ricardo Galvan of Alhambra has been living with blurry vision for even longer. Both are unemployed and uninsured.