» An additional 650 in-person early voting centers open today across L.A. County. Residents may cast a ballot at any location. [NBC Los Angeles]
» COVID-19 cases are increasing significantly in L.A. County, after months of what appeared to be declining rates. Trends may suggest a new surge, similar to what the region saw over the summer. [Los Angeles Times]
» San Francisco, by contrast, appears to be managing COVID-19 well, and is the first city in California to enter the least-restrictive reopening tier. Here’s what they did differently. [Los Angeles Times]
» Bob Biggs, founder of influential L.A. punk record label Slash, has died at 74. Biggs signed artists including X, the Germs, Los Lobos, and Faith No More. [The New York Times]
» Kanye West presented Kim Kardashian with a hologram of her father for her birthday. Robert Kardashian died in 2003. [Entertainment Weekly]
TOP STORIES FROM L.A. MAG
» Celebs Were Weeded Out of Trump’s Pricey COVID PSA for Being Too Liberal, Supporting Gay Rights According to emails regarding the $250 million coronavirus campaign, Billie Eilish is ’destroying our country’ and Christina Aguilera is a ’gay rights supporting liberal’
» Police Are Investigating Human Bones Found Beneath a Sidewalk in Orange County It’s the second time human remains have been found in the area in recent months
» Follow this Self-Guided Tour of Haunted Downtown L.A. Walk or drive through the streets of DTLA with our original audio tour. Things might get a little eerie.
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Stage a Halloween Movie Marathon with Our Spooky Season Watch List
Looking for something terrifying to watch this weekend (well, other than the news)? Turn off the lights, grab a bowl of popcorn, and settle in with our favorite freaky flicks.
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