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Leimert Park to bid farewell to ‘Visions’ mural

LEIMERT PARK — In the upcoming months, Leimert Park will have one less visual reminder of its historic roots. “Visions,” the vibrant 30-foot-by-80-foot painting of some of Leimert Park’s most well-known performers, has been a defining landmark on the rear wall of the historic Vision Theatre for a dozen years.  The mural was commissioned by […]

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Council panel recommends convention center finance plan

LOS ANGELES — Nearly $100 million in public assistance related to an expansion of the Los Angeles Convention Center and an adjacent JW Marriott hotel at L.A. Live was recommended Dec. 10 by a City Council committee. Anschutz Entertainment Group, which operates the convention center and owns L.A. Live, has a finance gap of $119.4 […]