3 days ago | Education
California Gov. Jerry Brown today signed Senate Bill 277, the tough childhood vaccination bill that riveted Californians after thousands of mothers and others opposed to vaccines or to government intervention in their medical decisions packed Capi...
1 month ago | Los Angeles
Numerous L.A. Weekly reporters, critics, columnists, editors and freelancers are finalists for the Southern California Journalism Awards to be held June 28 at the Millennium Biltmore, honors bestowed each year by the 500-member...
2 months ago | Education
If you haven't chosen yet from the shortest Los Angeles-area ballot (for a non-special election) in awhile, here are your reminders about who is running, and where. A lot is on the line in the Southeast cities, the struggling and aging 'burbs of L...
2 months ago | Community
One of the 54 fascinating Angelenos featured in L.A. Weekly's People Issue 2015. One of Emilio Pack's most vivid childhood memories is that of his Cuban immigrant single mom, desperate to hold together her extended family amid the poverty and stre...
3 months ago | Culture
Let's just agree that Ash Chan has the most enviable hipster job in Los Angeles, as owner of the Container Yard, the kinetic cultural space he has been creating and shaping for about 18 months. His domain stretches for more than an acre in the dow...