fines

Pasadena to raise maximum citation fines to $1,000

Pasadena City Council will consider recommending an ordinance that will raise its minimum fines for municipal code violations, and create a program to keep...
turkey

Turkey giveaway saves holidays, thanks to Monterey Park’s Ed Chau

Thanksgiving dinner is rarely cheap, with the average American family spending almost 50 dollars on turkey dinner, according to USA Today. For families living...
CalPERS

Pension problems could leave Monrovia insolvent by 2021

Rising pension costs are a problem afflicting countless cities across California. California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) benefits eat up 20 percent of Los...
landfill

Former Monterey Park landfill sees second life as shopping center

25 years of hard work in Monterey Park finally paid off today, when the Environmental Protection Agency announced the redevelopment of a formerly contaminated...

UPDATED: Mount Wilson fire consumes about 30 acres

MOUNT WILSON -- Firefighters worked today to extinguish a fire that scorched about 30 acres of brush after it broke out before dawn near...
Children at the Lashon Academy, an LAUSD Charter school, pose with a homemade Israeli flag.

LAUSD board denies high-performing charter school’s renewal

Sarah Favot Mike Szymanski LA School Report The LA Unified school board on Tuesday unanimously denied a renewal petition for a high-performing charter school, citing a breakdown of...
Ed Chau

Ed Chau “Operation Gobble” visits Temple City

Assemblyman Ed Chau, D-Monterey Park, Wednesday will host his fifth annual “Operation Gobble” Turkey Giveaway. Turkeys will be distributed to local charitable organizations and...

Brisk Holiday Shopping Season Predicted

Holiday shopping, which traditionally begins with the annual Black Friday deals, will feature the usual deep discounts, but many younger shoppers are more likely...
Gary Sinise

Conservative actor Gary Sinise named Rose Parade Grand Marshal

Actor Gary Sinise, best known as Lt. Dan from the film “Forrest Gump”, has been chosen as grand marshal for the 2018 Rose Parade. The...
rental

City of Los Angeles sued to stop tenant data collection

Apartment owners across Los Angeles balked in 2016 after the city mandated that they hand over data on rental agreements, utilities and parking, and...