| Jul 22, 2011
| 1:47 PM
Verdugo Hills Golf Course, threatened for years by residential development, could be saved if funds from a Los Angeles clean-water bond are used to construct a stormwater treatment facility on the site, officials said.
Los Angeles City Councilman Paul...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 9:28 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) met with a panel of scientists, engineers and technology firm executives recently to discuss possible changes to federal immigration policy that could boost American competitiveness in the technology sector.
Schiff said he is...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 5:18 PM
Members of both houses of the California Legislature recently released their updated office budgets amid pressure from government groups and news organizations to make the data available to the public.
Assembly members released their figures for all of...
| Apr 16, 2012
As Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa works to bring the city's finances under control, he's made some laudable moves, but his actions today are constrained by two decisions from earlier in his tenure that limit his options.
The first came in late...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 3:52 PM
A fixture in local politics has been appointed to lead the Crescenta Valley Drug and Alcohol Prevention Coalition as its new executive director to help strengthen community partnerships.
Suzy Jacobs, who worked for state Sen. Jack Scott and Assembly...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 8:16 AM
The Thanksgiving holiday didn’t slow the pace for state Assembly candidates seeking supporters.
Pasadena City Councilman Chris Holden, a Democrat who is running for the newly drawn 41st District, scored backing from the California League of...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 11:08 AM
A planned parade for an Ottoman military marching band in Hollywood has been canceled amid uproar from Armenian groups who said the event was an affront to the genocidal murders that took place in 1915.
Ottoman-Turks killed roughly 1.5 million...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 5:40 PM
A planned parade for an Ottoman military marching band in Hollywood has been canceled amid uproar from Armenian groups who said the event was an affront to them because of the genocide that began in 1915.
Ottoman Turks killed roughly 1.5 million...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 9:23 AM
A veteran Burbank police officer, a retired deputy state attorney general and several educators are among the dozen applicants looking to fill a vacant seat on the Burbank Unified school board.
The district is scheduled to name the new board member...
| Mar 24, 2012
In reaction to ongoing controversy over emergency response times, a Los Angeles city councilman on Friday called for full funding to be restored to the Fire Department, whose budget has been slashed by more than 15% over the last three years.
| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:43 AM
L.A. City Councilman Paul Krekorian is expected to announce Thursday a fundraising effort to help pay the ambulance fees for two women electrocuted when they tried to help a driver in a Valley Villagecar crash.
Krekorian said the families of Stacey...