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Surprise donation at Wilshire Park Elementary

Surprise donation at Wilshire Park Elementary

| March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

There is nothing in the world like the sight, smell and feel of a brand new book. Now the children and educators at Wilshire Park Elementary, 4063 Ingraham St., can have the pleasure of enjoying 4,000 new books donated by City National Bank’s “Reading is the Way Up” program, plus $10,000 for additional books from […]

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Mickey Cohen’s Life of Crime is Subject of New Book

Mickey Cohen’s Life of Crime is Subject of New Book

| June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

The gangster Mickey Cohen may be dead and buried since 1976, but author Tere Tereba has unearthed him. Called one of Los Angeles’ most feared underworld characters, he is the subject of Tereba’s 324-page book, “Mickey Cohen: the Life and Crimes of L.A.’s Notorious Mobster.” The book, that debuted in May, is the result of […]

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