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  • City, regional services brace for storm

    Bracing for an approaching blizzard “of historic proportions,” city officials this afternoon urged residents to stock up on supplies and to stay informed on the weather forecasts while assuring the public that duties like fire response and...
  • Former community college construction chief to get $211,000 salary for a year, plus other benefits

    Former community college construction chief to get $211,000 salary for a year, plus other benefits
    Larry Eisenberg, removed recently as head of the Los Angeles Community College District's troubled campus construction program, will collect his $211,000 salary for a year, along with a transportation allowance and other benefits, district records show....
  • Waste throws wrench into Los Angeles community colleges' massive project

    Waste throws wrench into Los Angeles community colleges' massive project
    The effects of decades of neglect were all too visible at the nine far-flung campuses. Roofs leaked. Furniture was decrepit. Seismic protections were outdated. In 2001, leaders of the Los Angeles Community College District decided to take action. With...
  • Contractors make generous donors

    Community college has helped Art and Michelle Gastelum get ahead. Way ahead. The father and daughter own two of the companies that have profited from close relationships with the trustees of the Los Angeles Community College District, connections built...
  • Market Watch: Australian finger limes make a splash in Santa Monica

    Market Watch: Australian finger limes make a splash in Santa Monica
    One of the rarest and most sought-after fruits, the Australian finger lime, has started showing up in significant quantities at the Santa Monica farmers market, creating a minor sensation. The fruit's appearance is enough to excite wonder: from the...
  • Market Watch: In hot pursuit of blueberries, figs and Persian mulberries

    Market Watch: In hot pursuit of blueberries, figs and Persian mulberries
    Last Wednesday at the Santa Monica market, rivulets of sweat coursed down the brow of Ron Cornelsen, a stone fruit grower from Reedley, and it was only 9 a.m. The previous day it had been 107 degrees in his orchard, and the monsoonal humidity made...
  • Rabbi tells of King's courage under fire

    Rabbi tells of King's courage under fire
    Rabbi Israel S. Dresner was gripped with fear when an angry mob surrounded the house where he'd gone to meet the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. It was 1962, and Dresner was with King in Albany, Ga., to organize and demonstrate against civil rights abuses...
  • USC football: Markeith Ambles off the team, Lane Kiffin says

     
    Receiver Markeith Ambles, who was ruled academically ineligible, is no longer with the USC football program, Coach Lane Kiffin said Tuesday. "We wish him the best of luck and we're moving forward, and hopefully he does good things," said Kiffin,......
  • UF releases women’s basketball schedule

     
    Florida released its women's basketball schedule today, with the Gators playing 17 games against teams that made the postseason last year. The schedule also features two doubleheaders with the men's team. The Gators return all five starters and 11...
  • Where are they now? 2010: Ex-Dr. Phillips WR Kenny Shaw making presence felt at Florida State

     
    Heading into the season, it was unclear whether former Dr. Phillips wide out Kenny Shaw would crack the receiver rotation as a true freshman at Florida State. Just four games into his college career, it’s a little more definitive now that Shaw will be...
  • Arthur Penn: With 'Bonnie and Clyde,' he changed movies forever

     
    It's hard to think of a director who changed the course of Hollywood films as much with one movie as Arthur Penn, who died this week at 88. The film, of course, was 1967's "Bonnie and Clyde," which ushered in......