Posts Tagged ‘Westwood’

Man’s Body Found In Apartment Building In Westwood Near UCLA

December 14, 2014 at 12:03 pm

The discovery of a man’s body in an apartment building in Westwood near UCLA is being treated as a suspected suicide, police said today. The man’s body was found after firefighters responded to a structure fire call in the 600 block of Kelton Avenue at 1:30 a.m., a videographer at the scene said. Los Angeles […]

UCLA pep rally bonfire canceled due to protests

November 20, 2014 at 10:00 pm

A bonfire scheduled to be lit at a UCLA pep rally Thursday night was canceled due to students protesting tuition increases. Continue reading: RSS Feed

UCLA students march against proposed UC tuition hike

November 20, 2014 at 8:36 am

Chanting “UC, UC, can’t you see? We don’t want your tuition fee,” more than 100 UCLA students marched through campus Tuesday as part of a University of California-wide student rally opposing a proposed tuition hike. Continue reading: L.A. Now – Los Angeles Times

UCLA student government votes for divestment in Israel

November 19, 2014 at 9:12 pm

The UCLA undergraduate student government has voted to support a measure that urges the UC system to sell off stock in companies that do business with the Israeli military and profit from Israel’s occupation of Palestinian territories. Continue reading: – Los Angeles Times

City of LA runs out of rain barrels:, but you can still get a cheap one in SoCal

November 12, 2014 at 1:34 am

; Credit: Photo by Susy Morris via Flickr Creative Commons The city of Los Angeles recently announced that it’d be administering rain harvesting workshops, along with 1,000 free rain barrels that residents could use to irrigate plants. But the classes sold out quickly leaving thousands of Angelenos asking: What about me? Turns out: There are […]

Suspect arrested in theft of 55 computers from UCLA

November 11, 2014 at 10:54 pm

UCLA Police arrested a suspect Tuesday in connection to the theft of 55 laptop computers stolen from a UCLA library early Saturday morning, according to the university. Continue reading: RSS Feed

55 Apple laptops stolen from UCLA library; thief wore Bruins gear

November 10, 2014 at 10:04 pm

More than 50 Apple laptop computers were stolen over the weekend from a library equipment room at UCLA. Continue reading: – Los Angeles Times

City of LA giving out free rain barrels to residents

November 10, 2014 at 10:04 pm

; Credit: Keep Los Angeles Beautiful City of Los Angeles residents looking for ways to decrease their water bill have an opportunity to pick up a free rain barrel that can be used to irrigate plants. The barrels, donated by the Coco-Cola company, were formerly used to collect soda syrup. In the yards of city […]

55 laptop computers stolen from UCLA research library

November 10, 2014 at 4:08 pm

Fifty-five laptop computers were stolen from a UCLA library early Saturday morning, according to the university. Continue reading: RSS Feed

UCLA water break prompts sticker shop owners to act

November 4, 2014 at 6:39 am

Moved by the recent water main break at UCLA that flooded campus with 20 million gallons of water, Hilary and Richard Kraft created a website titled "Make it up LA" to encourage a grass roots water conservation project.; Credit: Benjamin Brayfield/KPCC This summer’s water main break at UCLA felt like a punch in the gut […]

Mediation fails in ACLU lawsuit over VA leases at West L.A. campus

October 29, 2014 at 11:52 pm

Mediation between the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the American Civil Liberties Union has failed to resolve a long-running dispute over leases on the sprawling West Los Angeles campus. Continue reading: L.A. Times – Opinion Blog

Laptops, Other Valuables Stolen From 2 UCLA Students

October 15, 2014 at 6:12 pm

Authorities say two UCLA students had laptops stolen, among other valuables, in hot prowl burglaries this week. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles