The Plot to Muzzle the Agency That Was Supposed to Clean up Our Smoggy Skies

The Air Quality Management District is moving to a more “business-friendly” model

CityThinker: Meet Jackie Lacey, Our New Legal Leader

She’s L.A. County’s first African American district attorney—and the first woman to hold that post.

We Have Never Been Prouder To Live In California

If you’re feeling good about your home state right now, you should

The Freshman Six: Meet First Time City Councilman Mike Bonin

District Eleven’s new representative on forgoing a desk, Mar Vista's finest veggie nut tacos, and his biggest vice
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Jose Antonio Vargas Has Written a Book for Every Undocumented American

In Dear America, Notes of an Undocumented Citizen, the Pulitzer Prize winner tells his story

Mad Props: What to Know Before You Vote… About Prop 1

Can a more than $7 billion bond solve the state's water problem?

Airbnb Renters May Soon be Slapped With New Rules, Regulations, and Taxes

City Councilmen Mike Bonin and Herb Wesson are out to monitor short-term rentals in L.A.
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60,000 SoCal Grocery Workers Are Preparing to Strike

A strike like this hasn't happened in L.A. in 15 years