Setting aside promises, how have they behaved?
L.A. City Council race is about preserving lifer politicians
Flip This House reality TV star hopes to push out Councilman Jose Huizar
TV news reports over the weekend painted Rigoberto Ruelas as a dedicated elementary school teacher whose students celebrated his impact even after they had moved up the public-school ladder. The 39-year-old hiker from South Gate went missing last week after he phoned in for a substitute to t ... More >>
New Planning Director Michael LoGrande with Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa Michael LoGrande, who had been the city's chief zoning administrator, was confirmed Wednesday by the City Council to become the new planning director. He'll be charged with creating and executing a vision for the city's fu ... More >>
Anderson Cooper.LA Weekly took home several awards, including Best Website for a News Organization, at the Los Angeles Press Club's 52nd Annual Southern California Journalism Awards gala, held at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel downtown Sunday night. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger gave a speech a ... More >>
Janice Hahn, a product of the L.A. City Council, hopes to be a heartbeat away from governor of California
Patrick Range McDonald.Finalists for the Los Angeles Press Club's 52nd SoCal Journalism Awards were announced Friday, and they included LA Weekly staff writers Patrick Range McDonald and Christine Pelisek for "journalists of the year" in the over-50,000-circulation category. R. Scott Moxley o ... More >>
I haven't had time to count, but it's a huge year for LA Weekly in earning just-announced "finalist" nods from the Los Angeles Press Club's annual competition, The Southern California Journalism Awards. In many categories of the competition, we are vastly surpassing the Los Angeles Times. Our great ... More >>
Once a rising star, the city attorney muffs it with endless screwups
L.A.’s watchdogs pander rather than police
Will Gil Garcetti usher in a new era of campaign lenience?
And assorted other City Council maneuvers
A week in the mayor’s race, with just two more to go
Hahn better hope voters forget his mistakes dealing with Daryl Gates and Rodney King
Times pulls plug on vet scribe
Opposing views on police conduct
Publisher and editor still have some answerin’ to do about the dumb Staples Center sellout
Who'd benefit from a Riordan race for governor?