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Hollywood’s first bridge housing shelter marks anniversary

HOLLYWOOD — When City Councilman Mitch O’Farrell identified a city parking lot on Schrader Boulevard as a potential site for a homeless shelter — or “bridge housing” — it was to help people like Hollywood’s own Alina Carmona.  A native of Miami, Carmona was a relatively new Angeleno before she fell into homelessness. After more Read More…

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County coronavirus death count surpasses 400

LOS ANGELES — The number of coronavirus deaths in Los Angeles County officially topped 400 April 15, while nearly 500 new cases were reported and the county’s public health director warned that everyday life will look dramatically different even when stay-at-home orders are eventually lifted. Barbara Ferrer, director of the county Department of Public Health, Read More…