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City Council honors longtime cannabis advocate

LOS ANGELES — Hollywood resident Richard Eastman, who has lived with AIDS for 25 years, was honored by the Los Angeles City Council Sept. 6 for his longtime advocacy of cannabis-related medical treatments. According to the resolution commending him, Eastman was down to a handful of T-cells in 1994 when he was diagnosed with the Read More…

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WeHo begins annual tree-trimming program

WEST HOLLYWOOD —The city began its annual program of tree pruning Sept. 9 with work expected to continue through February. The city has approximately 12,500 trees that require maintenance and care. The city’s contractor, West Coast Arborists, is beginning pruning work along Sunset Boulevard, taking care not to disrupt westbound lanes until after 10 a.m. Read More…

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L.A. City Council opposes bill extending bar hours

LOS ANGELES — A proposal that would allow bars in select cities to remain open until 4 a.m. should be cut off, Los Angeles City Council members declared Aug. 27 as they passed a resolution opposing the bill pending in Sacramento. “I’m looking to my council colleagues to support this resolution as a critical vote Read More…