Posts Tagged ‘Westchester’

A look at the L.A.-themed makeover at LAX’s Terminal 6

October 24, 2016 at 10:15 am

It’s been said before, but with the unveiling this week of the massive renovation of Terminal 6 at Los Angeles International Airport, airport officials and their design partners have put the L.A. back into LAX. Westfield, the same company that has been remaking upscale shopping malls around the… Continue reading: Greenspace

WANTED: Cool Blocks LA leaders

October 14, 2016 at 10:24 pm

The Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance (NCSA), in partnership with the City of Los Angeles, seeks volunteers in each Council District who’d like to get to know their neighbors better while creating a greener, safer, and disaster resilient block.  Join the NCSA on Sun., Oct 23 in Hollywood, to learn all about the new Cool Blocks […]

Trump targets LAX as ‘third world’ airport: Is it that bad?

September 27, 2016 at 9:42 pm

CNN coverage of the presidential debate. What will officials at Los Angeles International Airport say Tuesday of being the target of one of Donald Trump’s insults during his much-watched presidential debate with Hillary Clinton? Southern California was front and center in the pair’s first debate Monday, with Republican Trump criticizing LAX as “third world” and […]

State wants to use crystals and traffic jams to generate renewable energy

September 27, 2016 at 9:40 pm

Los Angeles drivers spend up to 81 hours each year sitting in traffic, and as a state, California has plenty of gridlock to go around. Consequently, state officials are trying to make the best of a bad situation and turn some of those slowdowns into a source of renewable energy. As the Associated Press reports […]

Westchester Rocks the Block at Saturday’s Inaugural WAM Street Festival

September 22, 2016 at 11:50 am

Annie Dingwall, who was mentored by Randy Newman at the USC Thornton School of Music, brings her moody pop jams to WAM To 24-year resident John Sharpe, Westchester has always felt more like a small town than part of a big city. “I go into Vons and I recognize people in the aisles. You walk […]

LAPD, Loyola Marymount police investigate report of sex assault at campus library

September 20, 2016 at 10:37 pm

An investigation continued Tuesday into a report of a sexual assault on the campus of Loyola Marymount University in Westchester, the Los Angeles Police Department said. Continue reading: KABC-TV Los Angeles News, Weather & Traffic | Southern California News

Coolio arrested after loaded gun found at LAX

September 17, 2016 at 9:06 pm

Coolio attends 90sFEST Pop Culture and Music Festival on September 12, 2015 in Brooklyn, New York. ; Credit: Brad Barket/Getty Images for 90sFEST Authorities say rapper Coolio has been arrested after a loaded firearm was found in a carry-on bag during security screening at Los Angeles International Airport. LAX police were alerted Saturday morning by […]

LA Mayor Says Investigation Launched Long Before 2 LAX Police Officials Resigned

September 14, 2016 at 3:09 am

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said long before two L.A. Airport Police officials resigned Monday, an investigation into alleged corruption was launched. “We launched investigations internally. Not all of which I can speak to you right now to make sure that any sort of behavior like this was rooted out and disciplined and appropriate action was […]

LMU, Marymount California make 2017 national college rankings

September 13, 2016 at 9:22 pm

Two South Bay universities — Loyola Marymount and Marymount California — earned spots this year on U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings of the nation’s best colleges. Westchester-based Loyola Marymount again ranked third among the best regional universities in the West. It also came in third among the best schools for veterans, and the […]

LAX Airport Police Assistant Chief calls it quits

September 13, 2016 at 10:14 am

Photo by John Schreiber. Los Angeles Airport Police Assistant Chief Brian Walker has resigned. Walker resigned on Monday, according to CBS2. An airport spokesperson was not immediately available for comment. Walker’s resignation came “just hours before CBS2 was to air an investigative report about allegations of corruption within the department …,” Channel 2 reported. Walker […]

Volunteers sought for Dockweiler Beach cleanup Saturday

September 12, 2016 at 10:15 pm

Los Angeles Waterkeeper is seeking divers and other volunteers to pick up trash for Coastal Cleanup Day from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Dockweiler State Beach. Volunteers will meet at 12505 Vista Del Mar before spreading out across the beach for the annual cleanup event celebrated worldwide. Continue reading: RSS Feed from The Daily […]

Bomb-sniffing dogs at LAX on the front lines of passenger safety

September 8, 2016 at 10:04 pm

Bomb-sniffing K9s at LAX undergo rigorous training and have plenty of work at one of the world’s busiest airports. Continue reading: Los Angeles News | Los Angeles Weather and Traffic