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...

Here’s what to do if you spot a mountain lion

Mountain Lion sightings are on the rise, here’s how to stay safe There have a few recent sightings of mountain lions in the Monrovia foothills...

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...
parking

Alhambra Police relaxes parking restrictions for holidays

Overnight parking can be one of the biggest residential headaches, with street-sweeping and "No Parking" hours forcing auto-owners to move their vehicles, often at...

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...

Education reform could come to LAUSD after new board majority

By Sarah Favot LA School Report The man who helped craft the state’s parent trigger law and who founded Parent Revolution has launched a new organization...
beck

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck leaves behind a tumultuous legacy

By Beige Luciano-Adams Hub Correspondent The unexpected announcement earlier this month that Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck would retire on June 27 – his...
firearms

New firearms reporting program could yield up to $1,000 for tips

The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday established an anonymous tip line for reporting illegal firearms that could yield financial rewards for tipsters. Councilman Paul Krekorian...
Monterey Park

Police seek man who followed Monterey Park teen home Monday

Walking home after school is a relaxing time to unwind for most Monterey Park students, but one local minor spent her time being harassed and...
San Marino

San Marino election fills three seats on City Council

In a city where 47 percent of the electorate is Asian, not a single Asian candidate was elected to the San Marino City Council...