The Monday Afternoon Cram: Rain, Gas, Pets, Plants, and a Celebrity Split


Everything you need to know from today’s front pages

It Might Rain This Week
Remember rain?

Obama Was Here But Now He’s Gone
The President traveled from L.A. to Keene to dedicate 105 acres to late labor activist Cesar Chavez.

LAUSD Has Yet To Spend $10M Worth of Vouchers For Technology
The school district might be too broke to pay for the expense up front.

To Lower Prices, Jerry Brown Orders Sale of Winter Fuel
This means breaking out the state’s stash of cheaper stuff about three weeks earlier than usual.

City Council Considering Ban on Sale of Commercially Bred Cats, Dogs, and Rabbits
Rescuing a pet could be the only way to get one.

Turns Out LAPD Did Not Budget for Grounds Maintenance at HQ
The department is failing to serve and protect its plants.

Cyclist Upset Over Veto of Cycling Safety Legislation Challenges Governor Brown to Bike Across L.A.
“I don’t think you’re man enough to handle a taste of what it feels like to get #JerryBrowned.

Danny DeVito, Rhea Perlman Are Separating
Short on height but long on commitment until now, the Hollywood couple calls it quits after 30 years.

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