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Council moves forward with campaign fund rules

LOS ANGELES — Amid a federal corruption and bribery investigation that appears related to real estate developments, a Los Angeles City Council committee April 10 moved forward with a proposal to ban developers from contributing to local elections if they have pending projects in need of city approval. The proposed changes would also include a Read More…

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Community safety partnership launched in South Park

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — In an effort to build a safer and healthy community, CityCouncilman Curren Price welcomed 10 specifically trained Los Angeles Police Department officers April 15 who will be working with local residents to reduce violent crime in the South Park area in Council District 9.  The new community safety partnership program aims to build trust between Read More…

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LAUSD school board candidates meet in debate

MAYWOOD — The two candidates involved in a runoff election for a seat on the Los Angeles school board squared off in a 90-minute debate April 11 at the Southeast Rio Vista YMCA. Jackie Goldberg and Heather Repenning are seeking to replace Ref Rodriguez in District 5 of the Los Angeles Unified School District’s Board Read More…