Ali Saleh.We told you he was going for the gig, and he got it.
On Monday night Bell's new City Council elected Ali Saleh as mayor.
In a town that's overwhelmingly Latino, with allegations of corruption levied at former officials who were white and Latino, the newcomers installed a real outs ... More >>
Ted SoquiA new day for Bell?After nearly a year of political upheaval and scandal, the little urban city of Bell will see a whole new City Council take charge this week.
The "installation" of city's new council happens at 7 p.m. tonight at the Bell Community Center, 6250 Pine Ave. Yes, you'r ... More >>
Ted SoquiBell last summer.Bell residents on Tuesday had a chance to make historic change and recall its embattled City Council in favor of new slates. They recalled four council members.
The results included victories for Ali Saleh, Nestor Valencia, Violeta Alvarez. Danny Harber was elected ... More >>
Ali Saleh: Bell's next mayor?The ballots have barely been counted and already it looks like Bell City Council winner Ali Saleh will seek the mayor's job.
That could happen as early as late March, when, we're told, the first meeting of the new council is likely to take place.
Here's what Sal ... More >>
New tenants desired.Big day for the small Southeast L.A. County town of Bell: It gets to replace its entire City Council if voters so wish.
And while there are two distinct factions of candidates running for office -- a police-union-backed slate versus one that wants to disband the Bell P.D. ... More >>