| May 15, 2014
Of the eight candidates to succeed Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky in the 3rd District, two stand out. John Duran, a criminal defense lawyer and a member of the West Hollywood City Council, offers nuts-and-bolts know-how and a firm grasp...
| May 16, 2014
For more than two decades, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has been dominated by members who spent their formative political years with the board's crazy fraternal twin, the L.A. City Council. They brought to county government a set of...
| May 18, 2014
| 6:02 PM
The first community garden serving families with young children in Sylmar opened Saturday as part of an effort to bring healthy eating habits to the northeast San Fernando Valley.
The garden, in El Cariso Community Regional Park, features 39 raised...
| May 18, 2014
| 10:37 PM
The most prominent candidates to fill seats this fall on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors have very personal reasons to be interested in healthcare.
One is an HIV-positive West Hollywood city councilman. Another left the Obama...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Bobby Shriver unveiled the first TV ads in the campaign to replace Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky, portraying himself as a "progressive problem solver" who will focus on creating a business-friendly economy and housing homeless veterans....
| Mar 20, 2014
| 10:45 PM
In the first major debate of the campaign, four of the candidates vying to replace Zev Yaroslavsky on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors faced off Thursday in a debate that focused mostly on fundraising.
It was an opportunity for key contenders...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 9:11 PM
Former state Sen. Sheila Kuehl won the endorsement of a key activist group Saturday after a wide-ranging debate among five candidates vying to replace Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky.
The two-hour forum at the Pacific Palisades Woman's...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 9:18 PM
Thanks to a big roster of small contributors and a sizable chunk from his own pocket, Los Angeles County supervisorial candidate Bobby Shriver has jumped ahead of rival Sheila Kuehl in gathering campaign cash for the race to replace incumbent Zev...
| 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...