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Culver City hires new transportation officer

CULVER CITY — The city has announced that Rolando Cruz will be the city’s next chief transportation officer. He is currently the chief operations officer of Santa Monica’s Big Blue Bus. Cruz began his career in public transportation in 1995 at Long Beach Transit, working in finance. Three years later, he became the fleet’s maintenance manager. Read More…

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Cedars-Sinai to increase support to safety-net groups

LOS ANGELES — Cedars-Sinai has announced that it is deepening its commitment to the health and well-being of underserved populations in Los Angeles County by significantly increasing its financial support for safety-net organizations that serve people experiencing homelessness and others who are vulnerable. The institution is contributing $15 million to 108 nonprofit programs, including Planned Read More…

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Short-film competition to honor John Singleton

LOS ANGELES — A new short film competition has been created to pay tribute to the legacy of iconic late African-American filmmaker John Singleton.  The John Singleton embRACE L.A. Short Film Competition is a partnership between the city of Los Angeles and the Pan African Film Festival. Singleton, a Los Angeles native, was best known Read More…