| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:38 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Gov. Jerry Brown, citing his meetings with law enforcement officials across the state, said Tuesday that "realignment is working."
Brown, speaking to reporters after he addressed the annual Crime Victims' Rights rally at the Capitol,...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Mike Davitt was named the new mayor of La Caņada Flintridge Monday, accepting the ceremonial gavel from outgoing Mayor Laura Olhasso in the City Council's annual rotation meeting.
The transition came after council members unanimously supported Davitt'...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Will the "Late Show" under Stephen Colbert move to Los Angeles?
Don't count on it.
After "Late Show" host David Letterman announced he was stepping down last week, Mayor Eric Garcetti personally appealed to CBS Chief Les Moonves, saying in a letter...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 12:28 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Legislation aimed at extending California's film production tax credit won unanimous bipartisan support from its first committee.
The bill is urgently needed to give California an incentive to lure movie and television production back to...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Legislation to expand California's tax incentives for movie and TV production moved forward on Tuesday, as the state assembly arts and entertainment committee unanimously gave their approval to the bill that would, among other things, make big budget...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:01 PM
SACRAMENTO — Proposed legislation aimed at providing more tax credits to attract so-called runaway movie and television productions back to the industry's birthplace in California won initial approval from a legislative committee Tuesday.
| Mar 28, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Two local lawmakers recently announced their picks for “Women of the Year” and they all come from a variety of professional and community-advocacy backgrounds.
During a luncheon on Tuesday, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) honored Alexandra...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 12:38 PM
It was a busy week for Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake), who had several bills approved by various committees, including one piece of legislation aimed at better training school employees to identify and report child abuse.
AB 1432, passed by a 5-0...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake) will be taking questions and suggestions from the community during a town hall meeting from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, at the Glendale YWCA, 735 E. Lexington Drive.
With the theme “Building...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 5:18 PM
A coalition of entertainment industry groups, politicians and community members rallied Saturday to support legislation that would extend and expand California’s film and TV tax credit, which is due to expire in 2017.
Hundreds of people gathered...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:30 AM
In 1958, Ed Michelson started a motion picture catering company — Michelson Food Services — and made food for the cast and crew on such classic films as "West Side Story" and "Some Like it Hot."
Michelson was one of the first to operate a...