By Kevin O'Keeffe
A tense gathering is expected tonight of Westchester neighborhood leaders after a battle between residents and Loyola Marymount University officials came to full boil during the school's undergraduate commencement exercises this month.
On graduation day, students and families st ... More >>
"If you're gonna make scientific claims, act like a scientist. Or don't make scientific claims," UCLA social psychology professor Benjamin Karney says, leaning forward in his chair in his office at UCLA's Franz Hall, his voice rising an octave. "Don't pretend!"
"It just so happens that they tread o ... More >>
PHOTO BY JENNIE WARRENJohn D'Amico: The WeHovians' choice.BREAKING NEWS: West Hollywood City Council frontrunner John D'Amico made history today, when -- after a final count of 757 provisional and absentee ballots -- he surpassed two decades-old incumbents and pushed out their pet appointee f ... More >>
Update: New figures and analysis on WeHo City Council race.
Since approximately 930 provisional ballots still need to be verified and counted, the hotly contested West Hollywood City Council race cannot be called tonight.
So far, 522 votes separate first place Councilwoman Abbe Land from ... More >>
City of West HollywoodWeHo City Manager Paul Arevalo made $309,186 in 2009 -- apparently not enough to cover mealsUpdated after the jump: Fran Solomon, the other cardholder, was so not having us at last night's City Council meeting. Also, the candidates' final words!
Update: West Hollywood e ... More >>
UPDATE: Voter turnout may be much higher than in 2009. Polls in WeHo are closed. More after jump.
UPDATE: Steady flow of voters at WeHo polling stations, with turnout expected to pick up after 5:30 p.m. More after jump.
West Hollywood City Council candidates Mito Aviles and Scott Schmidt h ... More >>
WeHo City Council candidate Mark GonzagaRead the latest L.A. Weekly news story about WeHo's hotly contested City Council race: "West Hollywood Incumbents Dig In."
As an apartment renter in West Hollywood, City Council candidate Mark Gonzaga knows what it's like to deal with difficult landlo ... More >>
Park LaBrea News/Beverly Press advertisementSomeone sure wants change in West Hollywood, taking out a quarter page advertisement in the March 3 issue of the Park La Brea News/Beverly Press that features two L.A. Weekly cover stories.
But there's no need to Google. You can find the exposes r ... More >>
Ted SoquiWest Hollywood candidate John D'AmicoWest Hollywood candidates meet up for another debate tonight at the West Hollywood Park Auditorium, where hard-charging challengers seek to unseat longtime incumbents John Heilman, Abbe Land, and Lindsey Horvath.
Heilman and Land have served a c ... More >>
West Hollywood City Council candidate Mito AvilesTerm limits for West Hollywood City Council members was the hot button issue at a candidates' forum held at the West Hollywood Park Auditorium last night.
Nearly all challenging candidates supported term limits while incumbents Abbe Land and ... More >>
Ted SoquiWest Hollywood Mayor John HeilmanA long-anticipated debate will take place in West Hollywood tonight between all of the candidates running for City Council, including several hard-charging challengers and incumbents John Heilman, Abbe Land, and Lindsey Horvath.
The challengers will ... More >>