(File photo).Ex-Los Angeles Unified School District superintendent Ruben Zacarias pleaded no contest Thursday to "unlawfully displaying a badge" to a woman whom he pulled over in a bizarre incident last summer, the District Attorney's office reports. Pomona Superior Court Judge David Brougha ... More >>
Yesterday the National Council of La Raza issued a statement expressing approval of a meeting between President Obama and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, which NCLR president Janet Murgu√≠a called "a step in the right direction toward immigration reform." The group's previous statement, issued Mo ... More >>
Hes gushing over his historic school-reform plan, and so are some in the media. Look again
L.A. Unified has already started spending the money itís seeking from voters next week
The mayor goes trolling for a twofer
It was too good -- and too bad -- to be true. For three years, investigators conclude, Manual Arts High School administrators graduated ineligible students and tampered with students' grades
L.A.ís school district pays $19.3 million for zero air conditioners
L.A.ís black political elite bamboozles itself
Our recommendations in the June 5 Los Angeles city election
Yes. It's time to finish the Belmont Learning Complex
Hahn and Villaraigosa look to their right
Itís the mayor vs. the teachers
Or, what they donít know canít hurt you
School districtís No. 2 departs as suddenly as he arrived
The school district's space crunch is much worse than you know. And no one has a plan that will fix it.
School reformer Riordan is the mayor of inertia at the LAPD
Massive changes await L.A. Unified
Ramon Cortines has Promised to Reinvent the City's Schools. But Can He Deliver?
School board let the public down on Belmont
L.A.'s school bureaucrats belong on the Belmont site
L.A.ís school-station problems didnít end at stale programming
The Mullinax Report chronicles incompetence in high places. And retells an old story.
L.A. school reform gets last-minute reprieve
Forgotten reform plan of ousted L.A. schools chief could at least be a starting point
Ethnic insults have no place in school districtís power struggle
The descent of L.A. school-board president Genethia Hayes from mediator to tyrant
Little-known skirmish two years ago got canned school superintendent on the wrong side of Genethia Hayes
Like it or not, the school board seems, well, almost decisive these days.
Howard Miller brings history ó and baggage ó to his new job at L.A. Unified
Canít anyone in this school district play this game?
Whoeverís running L.A. Unified deserves high marks in chaos, struggle and discontent
Schools lose money, control and programs
L.A. Unified blasted by its own inspector for Belmont boondoggle
School board suspends most work at Belmont, halts all comments
L.A. district accused of backing off clean sites mandate
Shambra has his say
Dual role for corporate consultants in school power plays
Zacarias places obscure exec in charge of district broadcast
ďServiceĒ takes on special meaning in the 14th district
And he's blasting his personal Saddam