L.A. City Council’s Paul Krekorian Delivers Epic Rant On Progressive Candidates

Cityside Column: The veteran council member and budget expert responds to a shift in the political landscape.

New California Laws On Ghost Guns And School Start Times Begin July 1

The laws stem from the 770 bills that were signed in October by Gov. Gavin Newsom.

Los Angeles COVID Vaccine Mandate Could Be Coming to An End

A motion introduced by L.A. City Council President Nury Martinez would roll back proof of vaccination requirements

Judge Blocks Herb Wesson’s Return to L.A. City Council

“Our day in court has arrived and with it another opportunity to defend voting rights and representation that is accountable to voters and equal protection and the presumption of innocence,” a plaintiff said.

Mall Mogul Rick Caruso Jumps In to the L.A. Mayor’s Race

Fellow candidates attack billionaire developer's record

Where Los Angeles’ Political Candidates Get ‘Free Money’

The city's matching funds program is meant to level the playing field for less-affluent candidates who want to run in city elections—and to give small donations more power
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L.A. Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas Indicted on Federal Charges

Investigators dig into the relationship between the longtime lawmaker and the USC School of Social Work
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This May Be the Reason You Haven’t Gotten a Parking Ticket in a While

The city of Los Angeles has been giving out less parking tickets as of late because they haven't been able to hire enough enforcement officers
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Late Councilman Tom LaBonge Is Still Inspiring People to Make L.A. a Better Place

During the inaugural Tom LaBonge Day of Service on Saturday, cleanups at five locations honor a figure known for his deep love of Los Angeles
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For Los Angeles Public Safety Personnel, Could It Be the Jab or the Job?

A police commissioner had harsh words for cops who've refused to be vaccinated against COVID-19—but when will elected officials bring the heat?