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City to start fining people not wearing masks in public

LOS ANGELES — With coronavirus cases on the rise, local municipalities are beginning to crack down on residents who flout the statewide requirement that they wear masks while in public. In West Hollywood, sheriff’s Capt. Edward Ramirez issued a statement saying deputies have been working to educate violators about the requirement, but people who refuse Read More…

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Melrose businesses begin to recover from looting damage

LOS ANGELES — Retail businesses on Melrose and Fairfax are beginning to slowly reopen their doors for business after being shut down by the COVID-19 outbreak and then looters.  On May 27, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced that retail stores within Los Angeles County would be able to reopen for in-person shopping with COVID-19 safety restrictions. Read More…

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Pride Parade turns into anti-racism solidarity march

WEST HOLLYWOOD — An estimated 20,000 people turned out for an anti-racism solidarity march from Hollywood to West Hollywood June 14, the city originally set to host the LA Pride Parade before it was canceled due to the coronavirus. The march was organized by All Black Lives Matter, and as of 12:30 p.m., the crowd Read More…