| Mar 27, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Candidates competing to replace Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky for a seat on Los Angeles County's governing board will face off in a third debate Thursday night at the L.A. Press Club in Hollywood.
Participants include former state lawmaker Sheila Kuehl,...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:30 PM
Candidates hoping to succeed Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky addressed a range of chronic challenges facing the county board Thursday evening and offered different prescriptions for reforming the governing panel.
Meeting in their third...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 4:40 PM
No tunnel has yet been bored. No station has been built. Not a single track has been laid. But even the most preliminary work on the long-awaited Westside subway appears to be rousing the latent forces of Not in My Back Yard.
In Windsor Village, a...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 7:35 PM
Knocking down one of the last hurdles for Los Angeles’ long-awaited Westside subway extension, a judge ruled late Wednesday that transit officials followed environmental laws when choosing a route that will require tunneling under Beverly Hills High...
| Apr 6, 2014
Members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors are typically reelected every four years with token opposition at most, and in former days they explained away this phenomenon by arguing that voters were so satisfied with their performance that...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Advocates from health organizations and the gay community criticized Los Angeles County officials Tuesday over their response to a recent cluster of meningitis cases that have led to the deaths of three young men.
The county's Department of Public...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Knocking down one of the last hurdles for Los Angeles' long-awaited Westside subway extension, a judge ruled late Wednesday that transit officials followed environmental laws when they chose a route that would require tunneling under Beverly Hills High...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 2:13 PM
In the latest sign that business interests are coalescing around his candidacy, Los Angeles County supervisorial candidate Bobby Shriver was endorsed Friday by former Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan.
Riordan cited Shriver's time on the Santa Monica...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Candidates seeking to replace Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky offered competing views on how to cut carbon emissions, clean storm water, replenish local water sources and lure more Angelenos out of their cars during a wide-ranging debate...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The push to succeed the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors’ most arts-friendly member brought six candidates in the third district race to LACMA on Wednesday for a “Culture and Creativity” forum.
Organized by Arts for LA, a...
| May 2, 2014
| 1:17 PM
A group supporting Bobby Shriver's bid to fill the office being vacated by Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky has received $100,000 from a national carpenters union.
The United Brotherhood of Carpenters gave the contribution to the Citizens...