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Mayor’s homeless plan requires 200 outreach workers

LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti said his “battle plan” to help house the city’s homeless involves having more than 200 outreach workers citywide. “We need to have, literally, instead of a couple dozen people who are outreaching to the homeless folks and referring them to housing, we need, in my opinion, over 200 people Read More…

Hollywood Local News West Hollywood

State water consumption drops 31 percent in July

Despite the continuing drought and hot weather, area residents have joined others throughout the state to decrease water consumption by 31.3 percent during the month of July, according to statistics from the California Water Board. The decrease exceeds Gov. Jerry Brown’s call for a 25 percent reduction compared to 2013 water use figures. To achieve Read More…

Business Hollywood

Netflix to relocate staff to Hollywood building

LOS ANGELES — Netflix has inked a deal to relocate its Southern California staff to a Hollywood production studio campus as part of an overall move by the Northern California-based company to expand further into creating original programming. The Los Gatos-based Internet video streaming company signed a lease with the investment company Hudson Pacific Properties Read More…