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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…

Hollywood Local News

Cal State L.A. opens new downtown campus

LOS ANGELES — Cal State Los Angeles President William A. Covino welcomed elected officials and civic and community leaders Sept. 19 to a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the grand opening of Cal State L.A. Downtown. Covino told the crowd that the university welcomed the opportunity to bring degree and professional programs to downtown Los Angeles. “As the Read More…

Entertainment Hollywood Music

Angelica Maria receives star on Walk of Fame

HOLLYWOOD — Angelica Maria received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame May 25, honoring a career in movies, television, theater and records. “This star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is long overdue,” City Councilman Jose Huizar said at the ceremony in front of the Live Nation building on Hollywood Boulevard. “You represent Read More…