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12th annual HomeWalk raises $1.1 million

LOS ANGELES — More than 10,000 people participated in the 12th annual HomeWalk in downtown Los Angeles May 18, billed as the nation’s largest public event to end homelessness. More than $1.1 million was raised, with additional funds expected through May 31, Melissa Gersh, the interim director communications and content for United Way of Greater Read More…

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Governor to provide state money to fight homelessness

LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti praised the hundreds of millions of dollars set aside to fight homelessness by Gov. Jerry Brown, although the amount is short of what the mayor has called for and he did not say if he would continue to advocate for a larger state investment in tackling the problem. Brown’s Read More…

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$270 million renovation project underway for Coliseum

LOS ANGELES — Although construction is already under way, a groundbreaking ceremony Jan. 29 officially marked the beginning of a two-year, $270 million renovation of Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, while United Airlines confirmed its purchase of naming rights for the venue. Under the 16-year naming-rights deal, the stadium will be known as United Airlines Memorial Read More…