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County to allow more retail businesses to reopen

LOS ANGELES — On a day when four dozen more COVID-19 deaths were announced, Los Angeles County issued a new, open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen for curbside merchandise pickup only, except those located inside indoor shopping malls. Also authorized to reopen were manufacturers that supply goods to lower-risk businesses, along Read More…

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Friends of Griffith Park to purchase ‘Batcave’ property

LOS ANGELES — The Friends of Griffith Park is “close” to purchasing land to expand the park’s recreational area near the Bronson Caves, also known as the “Batcave.” The group said it partnered with local community groups and private individuals to purchase the land that was featured in the 1960s “Batman” television series. “Griffith Park Read More…

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Historic music clubs seek financial support to reopen

LOS ANGELES — Local music clubs struggling to survive while shut down during the coronavirus pandemic reached out to their supporters May 5 in hopes of pressuring Congress to provide financial support for such venues. Some of the most well-known clubs in the Southland, including The Viper Room, Troubadour, Whisky A Go Go, The Mint, Read More…