Elan Carr announces candidacy for LA County Board of Supervisors

(CNS) Posted Thursday, March 12 – 1:27 p.m. LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Gang prosecutor Elan Carr announced today his candidacy for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors’ Fifth District seat. Carr, an Iraq War veteran, last year ran an unsuccessful bid for the 33rd Congressional District seat vacated by Henry Waxman. During the 2016 […] Read More

Antonovich Top Aide to Run for L.A. County Supervisor

IMG_0563 Kathryn Barger told The Tribune exclusively Tuesday that she definitely will enter the race to succeed 5th District Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich. Term limits will force Antonovich to leave office in 2016. Antonovich has endorsed Barger for the seat on the Board of Supervisors. Read More

Voter turnout for South Los Angeles-based councilmember extremely low

(CNS) Posted Wednesday, March 4 – 6:11 p.m. LOS ANGELES  – City Councilman-elect Marqueece Harris-Dawson said today even he was stunned by the low turnout during Tuesday’s election, during which voters chose him to succeed termed-out Councilman Bernard Parks in the 8th District. While the preliminary turnout citywide was 8.6 percent — a number that’s […] Read More

Now 119 Measles Cases in California

Six new cases of measles have been reported in California since a December outbreak linked to Disneyland, this time out of Los Angeles, Riverside and San Bernardino counties. Read More

LA BOAT SHOW RUNS THROUGH SUNDAY

Ultra-high performance ocean racer. The 58th Annual Los Angeles Boat Show this weekend features over 200 boats from small inflatables to 70 ft+ cruising yachts and everything in between. Celebrity Tyler Perry came by Thursday to check out a $3.3 million cruiser. Dave Geoffroy, National Marine Manufacturers Association Vice President, hopes for 18,000 visitors at this weekend’s Los Angeles […] Read More

City Club Features Leslie Appleton-Young

leslieappletonyounghigh Do you want to know what is really happening in the Southern California real estate market?  Leslie Appleton-Young will be providing an overview of current trends and future market scenarios as the distinguished speaker at the February 17, 2015 Dinner Meeting of the San Marino City Club.  Read More

Remembering Lincoln

The 23rd annual Abraham Lincoln Remembrance will be held Thursday at the Los Angeles National Cemetery in Westwood, featuring the reciting of the Gettysburg Address by actor Steven Bauer.   Read More

Apple Sued for (Lack of) Storage

Apple is being sued by a man who alleges the company did not tell him and other consumers that the storage space taken up by the iOS 8 operating system when bought pre-installed on various devices leaves little room for one's own files. Read More

$162 Million for Parks and Open Space

In a recently released report requested by Mayor Michael D. Antonovich and Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, the County Counsel revealed that approximately $162 million in available Proposition A funds can be spent without state legislation. Read More

Antonovich Criticizes Driving Licenses to Illegals

Mayor Michael D. Antonovich sharply criticized the $240 million dollar cost to implement AB60, authored by Democratic Assemblyman Luis Alejo of Watsonville and signed by Governor Brown, to issue 1.4 million California driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants over the next three years. Read More

More Controversy for Blurred Lines

Attorney arguments set today in litigation between Marvin Gaye III and Robin Thicke could amount to one of the final hearings before the closely watched copyright infringement lawsuit over the megahit "Blurred Lines" goes before a jury. Read More

Celebrities Bowl for Good Cause

The sixth annual CP3 PBA Celebrity Invitational will be held Thursday at the AMF Bowl-O-Drome in Torrance, with celebrities and Professional Bowlers Association Tour stars competing in an event benefiting Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul's CP3 Foundation. Read More

Polanski Wanted for Questioning

Polish authorities plan to call film director Roman Polanski for another round of questioning in response to a new extradition request from prosecutors in Los Angeles, it was reported today. Read More