Expect Major Road Closures Sunday

This Sunday, June 11th, tens of thousands of people will march peacefully in unity to celebrate America’s diversity during Los Angeles LGBT Pride. The #ResistMarch route will begin at the Hollywood and Highland Metro...

Garcetti Re-Elected in a Landslide

LARCHMONT–Mayor Eric Garcetti stopped by Noah’s Bagels on Larchmont Boulevard this morning, after easily outpacing a field of 10 challengers in yesterday’s election and avoiding a May runoff to keep his job. The mayor proclaimed...

Measure S Defeated

Los Angeles voters last night solidly defeated Measure S, a hotly debated initiative aimed at limiting development by blocking General Plan amendments for two years. The initiative was the most expensive—and in many ways...

[MAYORAL RACE] Garcetti Not Taking Schwartz’s Challenges

Los Angeles mayoral candidate Mitchell Schwartz, of Windsor Square, turned the screw on his opponent in January, demanding incumbent Mayor Eric Garcetti pledge he will serve at least one year if re-elected in March...

Ryu Seeks Campaign Donation Reform

Citing an ongoing trend of low voter turnout, possibly due to mistrust and malaise, a series of Los Angeles campaign finance reform proposals are currently being studied by the city, after three councilmembers, including...

Presidential Election Locally by the Numbers

During the November presidential election, Los Angeles City Council District 4 (CD4) had a voter turnout of 47%, which bested Los Angeles County’s turnout of 42%, according to an analysis by the Los Feliz...

[ELECTION 2016] Becerra vs. Edwards

The race for U.S. House Rep. California District 34 is between incumbent Democrat Xavier Becerra and Democratic challenger Adrienne Nicole Edwards. District 34 encompasses much of Eastern Los Angeles and Downtown, but extends as...

Scaled Back Gehry Project Clears 2nd Hurdle

A Frank Gehry-designed residential and commercial complex at 8150 Sunset Boulevard is heading to the Los Angeles City Council for a final vote next week after a council subcommittee voted tonight to approve the...

Council member’s Father Dies of Heart Attack

Los Angeles City Councilmember David Ryu’s father died today of a heart attack, according to Estevan Montemayor, Ryu’s press secretary, and the councilmember will be traveling to South Korea tomorrow to attend funeral services. According...