After the sun sets and the doors are locked, a small Mexican restaurant in Alhambra’s industrial neighborhood transforms into a Mecca for riders.
Alhambra resident Thomas Saenz went to Emery Park and Alhambra High, was counsel to Mayor Villaraigosa and is now the president of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund.
The mastermind of this unique performance on Valley Boulevard was Lucy Xi Lu, a musician and owner of Violinbaby Music Studio.
Fireworks sales are banned in most of LA County. But in Alhambra they’re sold legally. John Anthony Denovel has been selling them for nearly two decades.
Even though Alhambra High's student body is half Asian and half Hispanic, this year Asian students were elected to all 52 positions on the council. Anthony wants to know why.