Hollywood News

Former police headquarters pushed as possible homeless shelter

LOS ANGELES — Although the City Council voted over a year ago to tear down Parker Center, the former Los Angeles Police Department headquarters, AIDS Healthcare Foundation President Michael Weinstein and his supporters announced an effort May 24 to halt the wrecking ball and convert the building into a homeless shelter. The City Council approved Read More…

Local News

Measure S is defeated, county homeless tax passes

LOS ANGELES — City voters defeated a hotly debated initiative aimed at limiting development by blocking general plan amendments for two years while county voters narrowly approved a measure that raises the sales tax one-quarter cent to support services for the homeless March 7. Measure S — the anti-development measure on the Los Angeles city Read More…