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Coalition of cities asks county to share federal funds

From 2UrbanGirls CARSON — A coalition of 28 Southern California cities is demanding the county Board of Supervisors divvy up the $1.8 billion in coronavirus...

Inglewood has nearly 2,000 confirmed coronavirus cases

By John W. Davis, Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD — Nearly 2,000 Inglewood residents have been confirmed as coronavirus cases, according to the Los Angeles County Department of...

Earthquake faults still at center of development dispute

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — A coalition of local stakeholders voiced their opposition July 22 to a plan to develop two skyscrapers near the...

City opens latest bridge home in Los Feliz

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — The city opened its 19th A Bridge Home shelter for homeless people July 24, with the latest coming to...

County explores using parks, libraries as learning sites

LOS ANGELES — With school campuses remaining closed this fall, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has voted to explore using county parks...

WeHo joins coalition seeking more COVID-19 funds

LOS ANGELES — Mayors and council members from cities throughout the county are demanding that the county and city of Los Angeles redistribute about...

Health officials encourage residents to file census forms

LOS ANGELES — County residents are falling behind the rest of the state in responding to the 2020 census, leading county officials to remind...

CAPRI MADDOX: Director of city’s newest department faces big challenge

By Darlene Donloe, Contributing Writer One conversation with Capri Maddox and you can tell why Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti nominated her, and the City Council...

Inglewood restaurants struggle with indoor dining ban

INGLEWOOD — Most restaurants are struggling in Inglewood’s Market Street district, as indoor dining was banned for the second time during the coronavirus pandemic...

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L.A. County to launch $100M relief program for low-income renters

A beloved coffee shop for the LGBTQIA+ community had to close its doors this month. A new $100 million rent relief program for low-income renters...

Biden names Kamala Harris as vice presidential choice

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — California Sen. Kamala Harris has been chosen as presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's vice presidential running mate, a...

Health official ‘cautiously optimistic’ about latest coronavirus numbers

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — With the county representing smaller shares of the state's coronavirus cases and deaths, Los Angeles County's public health director...

Health officials say hospitalizations continue to decline in Los Angeles County

Hospitalizations continue to decline in L.A. County. There are currently 1,568 confirmed COVID-19 patients hospitalized, down from last month’s average of 2,200 patients. — The Mercury...