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SRLA hosts second annual 5K at Griffith Park

SRLA hosts second annual 5K at Griffith Park

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iy3TUzdpLHM Since 1993, Students Run Los Angeles has been an independent program that reaches out to schools and students within the Los Angeles community. SRLA had their second annual 5K marathon along the Crystal Springs Trail...

Meet the 2017 interns

Meet the 2017 interns

This summer, the Los Angeles Times High School Insider is proud to offer eleven paid internships that will focus on arts and sports—broadly defined—and their impact on critical issues in the community. The internship is made possible in part by funding from the City...

Olympians campaign for 2024 host city

Olympians campaign for 2024 host city

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNtoc9JMpFQ&feature=youtu.be Nearly four decades after the 1984 Olympic Games, Olympians are rallying for the Games to return to Los Angeles. At the forefront of advocating for Los Angeles as a candidate city for the 2024 Olympics...

Olympic Day in one word: ‘Inspirational’

Olympic Day in one word: ‘Inspirational’

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-LzqcQtvOg4 Olympic Day is an event held all over the world. This year, Olympic Day was hosted at Will Rogers State Beach on June 23. Los Angeles’s Olympic day is a flagship event for the U.S. Olympic committee in the United States....

L.A. is ready for the Olympics

L.A. is ready for the Olympics

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lUqm_AxdXbM The last time the Olympics were in Los Angeles was back in 1984. Now, LA84 and LA24 is hoping to bring the Games back in 2024. Many previous Olympians are excited to bring back the Olympics, and John Naber is one of them. An...

COLA celebrates its 20th anniversary at LAMAG

COLA celebrates its 20th anniversary at LAMAG

In celebration of its 20th anniversary, the City of Los Angeles Individual Fellowship Program (COLA) has opened an exhibition showcasing works created by COLA artists throughout the fellowship’s history. Every year, COLA awards $10,000 grants to artists seeking to...

LA84 SAMbassador Sarajoy Salib dives into success

LA84 SAMbassador Sarajoy Salib dives into success

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SZbwh613FY Although Sarajoy Salib is now a lifeguard and athlete, swimming didn’t always come natural for her. When she started swimming, she was dropped from advanced-beginner to beginner. By the time off-season hit, she was the...

LA84 and LA2024 provide thrilling Olympic Day experience

LA84 and LA2024 provide thrilling Olympic Day experience

Commemorated annually on June 23, the City of Los Angeles held festivities at Will Rogers State Beach to celebrate Olympic Day 2017. Commencing in more than 160 countries and celebrated by millions, the mission of Olympic Day is to promote the fitness, well-being,...