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Abbe Land to lead county’s Women and Girls Initiative

LOS ANGELES — Longtime community leader and nonprofit organization head Abbe Land has been named executive director of Los Angeles County’s pioneering Women and Girls Initiative, Los Angeles County announced April 30. Land’s appointment comes as the initiative enters its second year, according to a county statement. “Abbe Land has been an exemplary leader in Read More…

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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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Woman seeks answers for son’s death

LaTisha Nixon is a mother on a mission for her son. Nixon’s son, Gemmel Moore, 26, was found dead from an apparent overdose of methamphetamine July 27 at the West Hollywood apartment of Ed Buck, a prominent Democratic political donor. The initial investigation by responding deputies revealed no suspicious circumstances of foul play. That was Read More…