| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina said Friday that she plans to challenge City Councilman Jose Huizar in next year's election, dramatically rearranging a contest that looked like an easy one for the incumbent.
With less than three months...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 4:35 PM
As the final push begins to fill a key seat on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, union leaders, elected officials and political analysts are anticipating a realignment of power that could strengthen the hand of organized labor in decisions...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Los Angeles County supervisors approved a far-reaching land use plan for the Santa Monica Mountains Tuesday, over the objections of a group of vineyard owners but with support from a broad coalition of environmentalists, equestrians and homeowners....
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:03 PM
Los Angeles County supervisors approved a far-reaching land use plan for the Santa Monica Mountains on Tuesday over the objections of a group of vineyard owners but with support from a broad coalition of environmentalists, equestrians and homeowners....
| Aug 29, 2014
| 8:42 PM
Ruben Salazar's journalism exposing injustices that faced Mexican Americans in Los Angeles were an inspiration in the 1960s to Chicano activists and organizers such as Rosalio Munoz.
On Friday, Munoz, who helped organize the historic 1970 National...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:05 PM
Some Los Angeles County officials voiced frustration Tuesday at what they considered to be delays in the search for a new child welfare czar.
The Board of Supervisors agreed in June to create an Office of Child Protection to coordinate efforts by the...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:01 PM
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to place a new annual property tax on the November ballot to fund parks, recreation centers and other county facilities.
The tax of $23 per parcel on properties would generate about $54 million a...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 10:49 PM
Los Angeles County's ambitious, multibillion-dollar drive to upgrade jails and detention centers is leaving behind a dilapidated, 100-year-old lockup for juveniles east of downtown.
The county is planning to spend $2 billion to rebuild the Men's Central...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Los Angeles County supervisors postponed a proposal Tuesday to set aside $20 million for programs to divert mentally ill criminal defendants from jails, saying a plan is needed first.
The proposal — suggested by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 7:14 PM
Assemblyman John A. Pérez (D-Los Angeles) has decided not to challenge Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar in the March election, his political strategist said Monday.
Campaign consultant Douglas Herman said Pérez, who spent nearly four years as...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 10:56 PM
Sheila Kuehl and Bobby Shriver came out swinging and sought to draw policy contrasts Tuesday night in the first major debate of the November runoff campaign to fill a Westside-San Fernando Valley seat on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors....