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Vernon Councilwoman Running Quietly Unopposed

It was only 18 months ago that Vernon Councilwoman Luz Martinez was elected in an extremely tight race that involved a ballot recount in a city that some critics... Read more »

High Levels of Lead Again Detected at Exide

Excessive levels of lead were detected in recent emissions from the much-debated Exide Technologies battery recycling plant in Vernon, air quality regulators announced. According... Read more »

Job Seekers to Descend on Dodger Stadium Saturday

Employers from a variety of industries will be accepting job applications and resumes Saturday at the 19th Annual Community Job Fair at Dodger Stadium. The event... Read more »

BREAKING: Senate Suspends Three Senators Facing Legal Troubles

The state Senate voted Friday to suspend three of its members, including Senators Roderick Wright, D-Inglewood, and Ron Calderon, D-Montebello, both of whom are... Read more »

County to Offer Free Lead Screenings to Residents Living Near Exide

Los Angeles County health officials announced Wednesday they will offer free blood lead screenings to residents who live, work or attend school near the Exide Technologies... Read more »

Signature Gathering OK’d For 4th Marijuana Legalization Initiative

Backers of an initiative that would legalize possession, use, cultivation, transportation and distribution of marijuana and hemp have until Aug. 18 to submit enough... Read more »

Exide Technologies Submits Plans for Additional Soil Sampling

Battery recycler Exide Technologies has submitted two plans to state toxics controls officials in response to test results from soil samples that showed elevated... Read more »

Community Calendar: March 27, 2014 – April 2, 2014

“Viva El Mariachi Femenil” Exhibit and Concert Saturday at the San Gabriel Mission Playhouse. The exhibit follows over 100 years of women in mariachi music through... Read more »

Should L.A. Consider A Sales-Tax Hike?

Los Angeles’ Administrative Officer Miguel Santana and Chief Legislative Analyst Gerry Miller are recommending that the city council put on the November ballot... Read more »

Community Calendar: March 20, 2014 – March 26, 2014

Today, Thursday March 20 6pm—Know Your Rights: Boyle Heights LGBT Town Hall at the new “City Hall.” LGBT community members are invited to hear national advocates... Read more »

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