WESTSIDE - Parents with kids headed back to school, many the first time since the pandemic, are applauding the efforts of Councilmember Joe Buscaino who's seeking to ban encampments around all Los Angeles public schools as part of the City's new sweeping anti-camping law.
LOS ANGELES - Health officials are advising the public to beware of potentially hazardous water conditions at four westside beaches.
WESTSIDE- A report released Tuesday on the feasibility of housing homeless people in temporary cabins or camping sites in select Westside parks and beach parking lots -- a suggestion that, in part, stoked a recall effort against Councilman Mike Bonin -- recommended against such operations a…
MARINA DEL REY - Recent sampling has determined ocean waters have exceeded state standards for bacteria at the Bel Air Bay Club at Will Rogers State Beach in Pacific Palisades and Mothers Beach in Marina Del Rey, the Department of Public Health announced.
LOS ANGELES -The Los Angeles City Council finalized an ordinance today to restrict sleeping and homeless encampments in certain areas of the city, including within 500 feet of schools, day care facilities, parks and libraries.
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles City Council today is expected to finalize a controversial ordinance to restrict sleeping and homeless encampments in certain areas of the city, including within 500 feet of schools, day care facilities, parks and libraries.
WESTSIDE -Traci Park moved to Venice in 2015, drawn here by what she called "the culture, the people and the lifestyle". She received her Bachelor's degree in History at Johns Hopkins University in 1997, her law degree from Loyola Marymount in 2001 and is a partner at Burke, Williams and Sor…
LOS ANGELES (PALISADES) - The Los Angeles Fire Department said today that a law firm contracted by the City Attorney's Office is investigating reports of a senior administrative commander being under the influence of alcohol or drugs while on duty.
WESTSIDE -Most Angelenos have a common-sense vision of who affordable housing should serve: low-income families with children, the elderly, and people experiencing homelessness [often] with serious addiction/mental health issues. Propositions H and HHH define the three core groups as Family,…
VENICE- In his weekly addresses on social media Wednesday, Los Angeles Sheriff Alex Villanueva released new data obtained by the Homeless Outreach Services Team (HOST) for the Venice Boardwalk.
WESTSIDE - People looking to use ride-hailing services such as Lyft and Uber might be in for some difficulty today, as many drivers are conducting a one-day strike for better pay and status under the law.
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose a half-cent today to $4.344 after dropping two-tenths of a cent twice and rising two-tenths of a cent twice over the past four days.
LOS ANGELES - The number of people hospitalized due to COVID-19 in Los Angeles County topped 400 Wednesday, while another 1,315 infections were confirmed, marking the sixth consecutive day of new cases topping 1,000.
LOS ANGELES - Gov. Gavin Newsom joined Los Angeles-area renters and the secretary of the state's Business, Consumer Services and Housing Agency in Bell Gardens today to promote the state's $5.2 billion program to pay back 100% of rent for low-income renters, regardless of immigration status…
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved $527.1 million in funding for strategies to battle homelessness in fiscal year 2021-22, while expressing frustration over the rising numbers of people living on the street.
WESTSIDE - Sheriff Alex Villanueva is set to hold a town hall in which he says he plans to talk about regulating public spaces and homeless shelters in public parks and beaches.Member of the Los Angeles City Council voted in favor of looking into the feasibility of bringing temporary homeles…
LOS ANGELES - A federal appeals court heard arguments Wednesday but made no ruling in the city and county of Los Angeles' bid to vacate a judge's order forcing local government to offer shelter to every homeless person on Skid Row by the middle of October.
VENICE - Today, local attorney and community leader Traci Park officially launched her campaign for Los Angeles City Council District 11. Park, a Venice resident, made the following statement as she kicked off a listening tour of the 11th District.
PACIFIC PALISADES - 6:16 p.m. A person of interest in the Pacific Palisades fire is in custody and being questioned. Not many details are being released at this time however, a brief message sent out at 6:00 p.m. by the Los Angeles Fire Department on Sunday read: "During the course of the in…
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