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Metro Seeks Public Feedback On Six Options For Sepulveda Transit Project
December 6, 2021
Metro will host its first of three public meetings tomorrow to get feedback on the transit agency's ``mega-project'' to connect the San Fernando Valley, the westside and eventually LAX through a high-capacity transit line. ... read more »
LA County’s COVID Hospitalizations Fall Below 600
December 6, 2021
The number of coronavirus patients in Los Angeles County hospitals fell back below 600, declining from 610 on Saturday to 595, according to the latest state figures. Of those patients, 146 were in intensive care Sunday, unchanged from the day before. ... read more »
Critics Choice Association to Celebrate Black Cinema & Television Tonight
December 6, 2021
Halle Berry, Anthony Anderson, Jennifer Hudson and Barry Jenkins will be among numerous honorees tonight at the Critics Choice Association's fourth annual Celebration of Black Cinema & Television. ... read more »
LA County Announces Executive Director Of Aging And Community Services
December 6, 2021
Los Angeles County announced today the appointment of Laura Trejo as Executive Director of Aging and Community Services under the Department of Workforce Development, Aging and Community Services. ... read more »
Man Charged With Killing Music Executive’s Wife
December 6, 2021
 A Los Angeles man was charged today with murder and other counts stemming from the shooting of Jacqueline Avant, the wife of music executive Clarence Avant, during a robbery at the couple's Trousdale Estates home in Beverly Hills. ... read more »
Cultural Property Title Gives New Mexico Family Peace
December 6, 2021
Few community members know the role of Clara Belle Williams in Las Cruces education, but one family made it their mission to get Williams and her legacy recognized by the state. ... read more »
Labor Activist Dolores Huerta Endorses Karen Bass for Mayor
December 6, 2021
 Labor and civil rights leader Dolores Huerta, who co-founded the National Farm Workers Association with Cesar Chavez, endorsed Rep. Karen Bass for mayor of Los Angeles today. ... read more »
Air regulators issue violation notices for LA-area stench
December 5, 2021
 A stench that emanated from a flood-control channel in a Los Angeles suburb and triggered thousands of complaints resulted from chemicals that flowed from a storage yard during a fire and caused vegetation to decay, air regulators said Friday. ... read more »
LA City and County Seek Dismissal of Amended Homelessness Lawsuit
December 4, 2021
Attorneys for the city and county of Los Angeles have filed motions seeking dismissal of a revised lawsuit demanding local government find shelter for the thousands of people camping on sidewalks and near freeways. ... read more »
Missing 17-year-old from Compton, Found Safe
December 4, 2021
According to ABC News, 17-year-old Jasyre Robinson was found safe; the status of update came directly from his family.  ... read more »
Man Taken Into Custody Following Barricade in Compton
December 3, 2021
An armed man wanted for assault was taken into custody today after a barricade of several hours in Compton, authorities said. The standoff began about 3:30 a.m. in the 12800 Block of South Manette Place, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. ... read more »
Secretary of State Rep Testifies in Judicial Watch Challenge to Diversity Law
December 3, 2021
A high-ranking member of the state Secretary of State's Office has testified that no corporations have been fined for noncompliance since a law went into effect in 2018 requiring more women on corporate boards. ... read more »
Two-Year Investigation into Drug Dealing in Skid Row Nets 50 Arrests
December 3, 2021
 A two-year investigation into narcotics dealing in the Skid Row area of Los Angeles has resulted in 50 arrests and the seizure of various quantities of drugs, including more than 46,000 fentanyl pills, authorities said today. ... read more »
1st LA County Patient With COVID-19 Omicron Variant in Isolation
December 3, 2021
An unidentified Los Angeles County resident was in isolation today, recovering from what was confirmed as the county's first case of the COVID-19 Omicron variant originally detected in South Africa. ... read more »
Adam Schiff Endorses Karen Bass For Mayor
December 3, 2021
Rep. Adam Schiff endorsed Rep. Karen Bass for mayor of Los Angeles today, calling her an ``incredibly knowledgeable voice, a great team builder and a great legislative strategist.'' ... read more »

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