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Thousands expected in downtown LA for HomeWalk 2017

November 17, 2017 at 11:32 pm

Share this article: The HomeWalk 2017 scheduled Saturday in downtown LA is expected to draw thousands of participants. File photo: HomeWalk Organizers expect more than 10,000 people to participate in Saturday’s 11th annual HomeWalk in downtown Los Angeles, which seeks to raise public awareness and funds to end homelessness. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, […]

Aspiring Lifeguard Saves Surfing Buddy From Drowning

November 17, 2017 at 11:30 pm

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — It was the last thing 15-year old Riley Miller expected while surfing small waves with friends from his water polo team at Mater Dei recently. Video taken just south of the Huntington Beach Pier, shows his friend James Stanton nearby, just before Riley fell from the top of a wave, head first into […]

LAPD Hosts Checkpoint in Boyle Heights After 2 Crashes There Leave 3 Young Children Dead

November 17, 2017 at 11:28 pm

An LAPD officer questions a driver at a checkpoint in Boyle Heights on Nov. 17, 2017. (Credit: KTLA) The Los Angeles Police Department held a safety checkpoint aimed at preventing speeding and driving under the influence Friday night in Boyle Heights after two deadly crashes just about a week apart left three young children dead, […]

P!nk Hangs Off L.A. Skyscraper to Rehearse for American Music Awards

November 17, 2017 at 11:20 pm

P!nk Hangs Off L.A. Hotel for AMAs … And This Is Just Practice!!! 11/17/2017 4:37 PM PST P!nk Hangs Off L.A. Skyscraper to Rehearse for American Music Awards EXCLUSIVE P!nk wasn’t kidding when she said her next performance would be the craziest and most insane … because hanging off a 34-floor hotel is MADNESS!!! She’s known […]

David Cunningham Jr., former L.A. City Councilman, dies at 82

November 17, 2017 at 8:43 pm

David Cunningham Jr., who succeeded Tom Bradley on the Los Angeles City Council in 1973 and emerged as a forceful voice at City Hall for African Americans, has died. Cunningham, 82, died Wednesday at Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center following a battle with cancer, said his son… Continue reading: latimes.com – Hot List

Cop’s SUV careens onto sidewalk, killing two boys in Los Angeles County

November 17, 2017 at 8:43 pm

Dropping to a knee, Luis Hernandez lit a small white candle and placed it beside a bed of flowers near the intersection where his little brothers’ lives ended the night before. “I got the call and I didn’t believe it,” he said, wiping away tears Friday morning. “I just didn’t believe it.” Hernandez’s… Continue reading: […]

Katy Perry and L.A. Archdiocese Awarded $5 Million in Lawsuit Over Los Feliz Convent Sale Dispute With Nuns

November 17, 2017 at 8:42 pm

A Los Angeles jury Friday found that restaurant owner Dana Hollister intentionally interfered with singer Katy Perry’s attempts to purchase a former convent from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles. Sister Catherine Rose Holzman, left, and Sister Rita Callanan at the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary retreat in Los Feliz in 2015. […]

Harrison Love Exhibits at Santa Monica’s Upper West

November 17, 2017 at 8:38 pm

By Patty Tedesco Artist Harrison Love finds inspiration everywhere. He grew up traveling around the world frequenting local galleries. “Santa Monica has an abundance of talent,” said Love, who will be exhibiting his work in a solo show at the Upper West Restaurant in Santa Monica. One does not often think “restaurant” when it comes […]

LA health officials push for vaccinations after 2 flu-related deaths

November 17, 2017 at 2:14 pm

The first two flu-related deaths in Los Angeles County of the flu season have been confirmed. Continue reading: KABC-TV Los Angeles News, Weather & Traffic | Southern California News

Family IDs Young Brothers Killed in Boyle Heights Crash Involving Sheriff’s Dept. SUV

November 17, 2017 at 2:06 pm

Family members on Friday identified the 7- and 9-year-old boys who were fatally struck by an on-duty Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department SUV in the Boyle Heights area the night before. Two boys killed in a crash in Boyle Heights on Nov. 16, 2017, are shown in a photo provided to KTLA. Jose Luis Hernandez, […]

Light rain moves across Southern California on Friday

November 17, 2017 at 7:52 am

Morning commuters were being greeted with light rain across Southern California, where temperatures are expected to remain pleasant on Friday. Continue reading: KABC-TV Los Angeles News, Weather & Traffic | Southern California News

Silver Lake’s “Mom’s Donuts and Chinese Food” serves up music video, hot and fresh

November 17, 2017 at 12:19 am

By BARRY LANK SILVER LAKE – Yes, of course, that’s Mom’s Donuts and Chinese Food To-Go in the new music video by the band Starcrawler – with the band playing outside of the familiar A-framed building on Silver Lake Boulevard. The interior of the neighborhood landmark (well, at least to fans of donuts and Chinese […]