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Hollywood High staff prepares for distance learning

HOLLYWOOD — Hollywood High School is preparing for a fall semester of distance learning, after Los Angeles Unified School District officials announced July 13...

Family opens Bell Garden’s first Afro-Mexican restaurant

BELL GARDENS — The Irra family celebrated the grand opening of Tamales Elena y Antojitos at 8101 Garfield Ave. July 15, one of the...

Fireworks damage may force family from home

ALHAMBRA — A family is facing eviction after their house on Lemon Street caught fire and sustained damage during the Fourth of July holiday. The...

City Council extends rent control ordinance

CULVER CITY — The City Council voted July 16 to extend the city’s interim rent control ordinance through Oct. 31 as a sign of...

Workplaces Are Major Source Of COVID-19 Cases, Official Says

LOS ANGELES — For the second time in three days, Los Angeles County set a daily record July 16 for new coronavirus cases and...

Venice Family Clinic expands outreach to homeless

VENICE — The Venice Family Clinic has expanded the outreach of its homeless health care services during the COVID-19 pandemic to provide testing and...

District dispels rumors about Morningside High closure

INGLEWOOD — The Inglewood Unified School District held a virtual town hall meeting July 14 to dispel rumors that the district is considering closing...

Ladera Heights Residents Get Farm-Fresh Produce

LADERA HEIGHTS — Neighborhood farmers markets are enjoying a surge in popularity and the residents of Ladera Heights are getting in on the trend. Every...

County commission approves Walnut Park housing project

WALNUT PARK — The Los Angeles County Regional Planning Commission upheld the approval July 8 of an affordable housing project in unincorporated Walnut Park,...

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Culver City helps businesses maximize outdoor space

By Cynthia Gibson, Contributing Writer CULVER CITY — City officials and local business organizations have closed down streets and have issued outdoor permits to help restaurant...

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...