Education Local News West Edition

Airport graduates fifth apprenticeship class

LOS ANGELES — Family and friends of graduates from the fifth HireLAX Apprenticeship Readiness Program’s (ARP) class gathered June 14 at Los Angeles Southwest College to celebrate the completion of an eight-week apprenticeship readiness curriculum.  The 29 graduates, all of whom live in the city of Los Angeles or areas closely surrounding LAX, are now Read More…

Health Local News West Edition

Waters visits local hospital on healthcare weekend

INGLEWOOD — In support of House Democrats’ Healthcare Weekend of Action, U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters hosted a health care roundtable at Centinela Hospital Medical Center June 15.  Centinela Hospital has served residents of Inglewood and the surrounding areas since 1924. Each year it provides health services to more than 140,000 patients and their families. During Read More…

Community Local News News West Edition

Officials approve ‘gap measure’ bill on rent control

INGLEWOOD – Officials approved emergency rent control legislation June 18 to protect city residents temporarily until the city’s permanent rent stabilization measure can be implemented later this year. Officials said they needed to adopt the temporary ordinance to continue capping rent increases at 5% a year because the previous emergency ordinance expired June 17.  The Read More…