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Celebrities argue over fate of L.A. Zoo elephant

LOS ANGELES — Single-name music superstars found themselves on opposite sides at City Hall last week, as singer Cher and Guns ‘N Roses guitarist Slash voiced differing views on the future of Billy the elephant’s stay at the Los Angeles Zoo. The City Council’s Arts, Entertainment, Parks and River Committee was considering a proposal to Read More…

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Nutrition initiative launched in Hollywood Promise Zone

LOS ANGELES — City Councilman Mitch O’Farrell joined the Youth Policy Institute and Vons Supermarket Dec. 1 to launch the Los Angeles Promise Zone Food Insecurity Nutrition Initiative. The program is designed to increase access to affordable, healthy, locally grown produce for low-income residents who participate in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), known as Read More…