- The deportation of a Lincoln Heights man who was arrested while dropping his daughters off at school has been put on hold after the Board of Immigration Appeals issued an emergency stay order. KPCC
- An Echo Park pastor who is being detained by ICE agents speaks out as he faces deportation. “I’m not a bad hombre,” said Noe Carias. KTLA
- The LAPD is proposing to begin flying drones under a pilot program a few years after deciding against using the machines amid privacy and civil liberties concerns. The L.A. Fire Department was recently allowed to use drones. FOX11
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A message from Eastside Events sponsor Metro
Go Metro to Nisei Week 2017 in Little Tokyo
Enjoyed by thousands every summer, Nisei Week in Little Tokyo is one the nation’s longest running cultural festivals of its kind. From August 19 to 27, participate in free Japanese cultural events, activities for all ages, and live music and dancing.
The most convenient way to get to the 77th Annual Nisei Week festivities is to take the Metro Gold Line and get off at the Little Tokyo/Arts District Station. Learn more at golittletokyo.com.