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West Hollywood City Council calls for federal action on gun control

WEST HOLLYWOOD — The City Council adopted a resolution March 5 urging federal action on gun control. The resolution was in reaction to the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida Feb. 14, in which 17 students and teachers were killed and an additional 14 were injured. Since that shooting, there has been Read More…

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Supervisors seek to boost program that IDs troubled youth

LOS ANGELES — The county Board of Supervisors voted Feb. 27 to bolster a program geared toward identifying troubled kids in order to prevent school shootings and other violence. Supervisors Janice Hahn and Kathryn Barger championed the plan to enhance the School Threat Assessment Response Team, which was established in 2009. “It’s been almost two Read More…