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St. Isidore Historical Dedication

On June 25th, 2022, St. Isidore Historical Chapel and Plaza celebrated the achievement of their decades-long goal of State and Federal historical designation for the little chapel in Los Alamitos that has served the local community for 100 years. This video captures the ceremony and the faces of some of the many who brought this dream full circle despite all odds against it.

About the author

John Underwood

John Underwood is an award-winning community television producer and lifetime professional journalist. His experience includes 13 years working for National Public Radio as a reporter in LA. He was employed locally for several years as a contributing reporter for OC Weekly and the Orange County Register. When John is not busy documenting the homeless persons' struggle throughout Orange County, he works as a Production Coordinator for Los Alamitos Community Television, where he produces a talk show named Backstory - an investigative program that tackles the contentious issues of the day. His current documentary series NO FIXED ABODE focuses on channeling the voices of the OC homeless.