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  • Where Immigrants Once Mingled

    By Charlotte Hildebrand

    September 5, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    After World War II, when Japanese Americans were sent home from internment camps in Wyoming and Arizona, many found their lives had changed in untold ways. For Kenji Tanaguchi, his return to Boyle Heights -- an immigrant community east of the Los Angeles River -- was colored by what...