Ramsay and Ryu face off in campaign for CD4

The dust has finally settled on the city council primary election for the 4th District — Carolyn Ramsay will face David Ryu in the general election on May 19. In the official final results, Ramsay received 15.25 percent (3,719) of the vote, Ryu received 14.9 percent (3,634) and Tomas O’Grady received 14.05 percent (3,427). Ryu, [...] [...more]

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Coffee lovers can fill up at former gas station

Customers will once again be saying “fill ‘er up” when they pull up to a former Gilmore Oil gas station on Highland Avenue that is scheduled to open tomorrow as a new Starbucks. The former gas station at the southwest corner of Highland and Willoughby avenues had been vacant for the past six years and [...] [...more]

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Senate committee OKs $1 billion for drought

Gov. Jerry Brown announced late last week a $1 billion emergency drought package that focused largely on fast-tracking funding to areas affected by the drought in the state. The Senate budget committee approved the proposal Wednesday. Some of the measures in Brown’s drought package include expediting $128 million from the governor’s budget to go toward [...] [...more]

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Kuehl builds on pledge to produce for constituents

Los Angeles County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, 3rd District, has had no shortage of issues to deal with since she took office late last year, but she said she was more than ready. During her first board meeting on Dec. 2, Kuehl was thrust into the conversation regarding the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) and [...] [...more]

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Schiff tackles tough issues in Congress

U.S. Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) has kept a busy calendar this year, especially since he was named Ranking Member on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence — a move that increased his national visability. On Tuesday, Schiff joined several of his colleagues on the committee to introduce the Protecting Cyber Networks Act. The bill [...] [...more]

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Ryu lead widens over O’Grady in CD4 race

Los Angeles City Council 4th District candidate David Ryu picked up a key endorsement this week, which came after it was announced that his second place lead had widened in the unofficial results of the March 3 primary election. The Los Angeles City Clerk’s Office announced new unofficial results last Thursday for the primary election, [...] [...more]

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Every drop counts

Most Angelenos, and Californians in general, are aware of the long-running drought that has affected California for the past four years. But in an op-ed published in the Los Angeles Times last week by senior water scientist at NASA, Jay Famiglietti, it was predicted that the state only has one more year of water left [...] [...more]

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Melrose corner may get a fresh start with new market

Anthony Gasich, store manager of John Fluevog Shoes at 7475 Melrose Ave., said it is hard not to notice the large vacant building outside when he looks through his store’s windows each day. “It pains me every time I look across the street from my store,” he said. The block-long building at 7500 Melrose Ave. [...] [...more]

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Supporters sleep out to aid homeless youth

More than 30 people will voluntarily swap their beds at home for a sleeping bag, cardboard box or a small space on the asphalt in a Hollywood parking lot this Friday night as a sign of solidarity with the thousands of homeless young people who sleep on the streets every night in Los Angeles. This [...] [...more]

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New members sworn into WeHo council

West Hollywood said goodbye to a major part of its city council’s history on Monday, sending off its two longest-standing members. Council members Abbe Land and John Heilman were both presented keys to the city, before stepping down and allowing newly elected members Lauren Meister and Lindsey Horvath to take the dais. Councilman John D’Amico, [...] [...more]

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