Native American ancestral remains quietly reinterred

Many years ago, a Gabrielino/Tongva cemetery was unearthed, along with many cultural artifacts, in Playa Vista. For years over 1,500 ancestral remains were placed in a Playa Vista warehouse awaiting reburial.

On May 20, in a small, quiet ceremony with few people in attendance, several bundles, which can hold several dozen fragile remains, were reinterred at Ballona Discovery Park in Playa Vista.

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