Posts Tagged ‘Westchester’


Fresh Rendering for the LAX Metro Station

April 17, 2017 at 10:17 am

Fresh Rendering for the LAX Metro Station Read more Last December, the Metro Board of Directors certified the final environmental impact report for the proposed 96th Street Transit Station, which will create the long-sought rail link to LAX by connecting the Green and Crenshaw/LAX lines to a future automated people mover. The $600-million project will […]

Biggest shuffle ever seen at any U.S. airport underway at LAX

April 17, 2017 at 12:46 am

Photo by John Schreiber. The next domino has fallen at Los Angeles International Airport, as what is billed as the biggest shuffle of airline terminals ever seen in the United States is set to ramp up. Hainan Airlines on Saturday moved its ticketing and gate facilities from Terminal 2 to the Tom Bradley International Terminal. […]

Full List Of Terminal Changes Coming To LAX

April 16, 2017 at 11:20 pm

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Twenty-one airlines will move on the nights of May 12, May 14 and May 16. Nearly a third of the 70 airlines that operate out of LAX will relocate in a complicated move orchestrated by Delta and overseen by Los Angeles World Airports. The following airlines will be affected: — Air Canada […]

LAX turns final land parcel over to construction crews for new airfield

April 13, 2017 at 5:17 pm

Photo by John Schreiber. Los Angeles International Airport announced Thursday that it has turned over to construction crews the final parcel of land necessary for the development of a new airfield concourse. Midfield Satellite Concourse is a $1.6-billion project expected be completed in late 2019. The 750,000-square-foot concourse will include 12 new gates and a […]

My phone was searched at LAX, which apparently is the new normal

April 10, 2017 at 1:26 am

One of the happiest moments in my life was the day in 1999 when I became an American citizen. Studying for the citizenship test, I had learned to appreciate the Bill of Rights, including the 4th Amendment, which guarantees the “right of the people to be secure in their pe … Continue reading: Newsvine – LOS […]

My phone was searched at LAX, which apparently is the new normal

April 10, 2017 at 12:44 am

One of the happiest moments in my life was the day in 1999 when I became an American citizen. Studying for the citizenship test, I had learned to appreciate the Bill of Rights, including the 4th Amendment, which guarantees the “right of the people to be secure in their pe … Continue reading: Newsvine – LOS […]

Exclusive: Charter school gives up the fight and will close after years of battling LAUSD for classroom space

April 6, 2017 at 6:25 am

Westchester Secondary Charter School supporters rally outside Westchester-Emerson Adult School. (Photo by Geoff Maleman via The Argonaut) A charter school that was repeatedly denied classroom space in its neighborhood by LA Unified is giving up the fight and will close in June. Westchester Secondary Charter School has operated in three sites during its four years […]

New apartments planned near Howard Hughes Center in Westchester

April 2, 2017 at 10:33 pm

176 studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom units Plans are moving forward for the construction of a major new residential project that will bring 176 apartments to a two-acre lot in Westchester. An initial study published by the Department of City Planning last week provides a glimpse at the project, which would replace an office building at […]

Closures of Century Boulevard near LAX to begin Monday as rail construction continues

April 2, 2017 at 12:55 pm

LOS ANGELES >> A stretch of Century Boulevard just east of Los Angeles International Airport will be closed overnight for about two weeks starting Monday as construction continues on a light-rail station at Aviation Boulevard. Crews working on the station will remove the "falsework" framing that was used for the project. Continue reading: RSS Feed […]

L.A. City Attorney Appeals Immigration Officials’ Decision to Deny Him Security Clearance to LAX Customs Areas

April 1, 2017 at 12:41 pm

Los Angeles City Atty. Mike Feuer is appealing a decision by federal immigration officials denying him access to parts of LAX controlled by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, his office announced Friday. Feuer has been trying to access the secure customs area since President Trump issued his initial executive order blocking refugees and nationals from […]

‘Monumental’ shift: Why 21 airlines are moving terminals in May at LAX

March 22, 2017 at 12:52 am

A move by Delta Air Lines into new terminals at Los Angeles International Airport this spring will set off what LAX officials are calling "a move of airlines never before seen at a major U.S. airport." Some 21 airlines will be relocated to accommodate Delta’s move from Terminals 5 and 6 to Terminals 2 and […]

LAX police arrest man with loaded gun in truck

March 19, 2017 at 11:12 pm

A hit-and-run suspect was wrestled to the ground and arrested Sunday outside Terminal 2 at Los Angeles International Airport after he allegedly became aggressive with Airport police and failed to follow their commands. Faaaliga Fuiava, 41 of Watts was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of minor injuries and was booked at the Los […]