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Coalition seeks ban on flavored tobacco products

LOS ANGELES — City and county officials have examined the idea of banning flavored tobacco products in recent months, and a coalition of health experts, educators and students gathered Aug. 14 to voice their support of such a prohibition. The L.A. Families Fighting Flavored Tobacco coalition hosted a news conference in front of the Kenneth Read More…

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CicLAvia brings bicyclists to Hollywood, WeHo

HOLLYWOOD — You didn’t need a car to take a tour of some of Hollywood’s icons Aug. 18. CicLAvia, a car-free event promoting bicycling, rollerblading and walking, took place along a new 6.5-mile route where stretches of Santa Monica Boulevard, Highland Avenue and Hollywood Boulevard were closed to automobiles from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Read More…

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Latest CicLAvia event to link the Hollywoods

HOLLYWOOD — CicLAvia will connect the city of West Hollywood with Hollywood and East Hollywood Aug. 18 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. “CicLAvia — Meet the Hollywoods” is presented by Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, which sponsors the periodic events that close major city thoroughfares to car traffic, which is replaced by people Read More…