Articles by Ariana Rivera


El Monte residents to vote on soda tax

El Monte residents will vote on  Measure “H” on the Nov. 6 ballot, which will establish a business license fee that will be imposed on each EI Monte business that serves or provides sugar sweetened beverages at a rate of one cent per fluid ounce. For example, a can of Pepsi would cost 12 cents…

Vote “no” on 34

Proposition 34 encourages the death penalty to be repealed and replaced with life imprisonment without possibility of parole when someone is convicted of murder because it costs too much. But in reality, the proposition weakens public safety laws and lets serial kills, cop killers, child killers and those who kill the elderly escape justice. Criminals…