3 months ago | Election
California's unusual “top-two” primary, which sends the top vote-getters to the November election regardless of party, is partially responsible for the primary scramble this year. Voted into law in 2010, the system has turned the traditional Democ...
4 months ago | Justice
A group of 50 protesters, including those who have lost a family member in fatal police shootings, gathered Wednesday at the Los Angeles Hall of Justice to share stories, circulate a petition for a proposed ballot measure to strengthen the oversig...
4 months ago | City Hall
As Armenians gather to commemorate the 103rd anniversary of the onset of the genocide, they will be able to look forward as well as back. With the Glendale City Council’s April 17 approval of site plans and a lease of up to 95 years, a “tipping po...
4 months ago | Homeless
The Los Angeles Poverty Department will hold its fourth incarnation of the biennial Walk the Talk Parade and Performance, an event that chronicles and celebrates the history of Skid Row and those who work, live and contribute to the neighborhood. ...
5 months ago | Protests
As noon approached Saturday, the Los Angeles version of the nationwide, student-inspired and -led March for Our Lives to protest gun violence had drawn tens of thousands, who packed Grand Park in front of City Hall and overfilled the Broadway steps.