Omarosa delivers last Boyle Heights church sermon amid prayers and protest

BOYLE HEIGHTS — Omarosa Manigault was widely known as a combative reality TV star before becoming a highly visible African-American supporter of Donald Trump during his presidential campaign. But in Boyle Heights, Manigault is also known as a preacher, serving as assistant pastor at the Weller Street Missionary Baptist Church. On Sunday, protesters gathered outside the small church as Manigualt, best ... Read More »

City Council candidates offer ideas and plans to deal with homelessness

By BARRY LANK Homelessness is our topic this week as part of The Eastsider’s coverage of city council races in Districts 1 and 13.  We asked the candidates running in the March 7 primary to respond to the following: he number of homeless in L.A. has only been going up, and Angelenos have reacted with a mixture of sympathy, disdain and ... Read More »