I started “going punk” in 8th grade at Kranz Jr. High School back in 1990. At first I […]

The suburban sprawl 30 minutes east of Hollywood called El Monte doesn’t usually get included in the genesis […]

With hardly any traffic, she was soon at the Santa Anita exit. She drove over the bridge bordered […]

The SGV is a region of America where a lot of Chinese and Mexicans have learned to live […]

The space occupied by Starlite Swap Meet, an ephemeral gathering place that facilitates sales and bartering in what […]

Nestled within communities on either side of El Monte, two vibrant works of public art commemorate the life […]

Between the fourth and sixth grades, you are seized by three deep and compulsive obsessions:             Marvel comic […]

“I was born in San Gabriel. […] There was no hospital in El Monte at the time.”[1] Here […]