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Residents angry with trash, weeds at La Cienega median

By Simone Grant Contributing Writer LADERA HEIGHTS — Residents of this community and surrounding neighborhoods are expressing their frustrations regarding the abundance of trash and weeds on the medians of La Cienega Boulevard. They have even come up with a name for the problem: “Bonin’s Blight,” after City Councilman Mike Bonin, whose 11th District includes Read More…

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TACKLING A ‘CRISIS:’ Activists launch ballot measure to allow cities to control rents

LOS ANGELES — Local officials joined leaders in Oakland and Sacramento April 23 to ramp up efforts to prevent skyrocketing rent prices from going any higher. The groups in the three cities have proposed a ballot initiative they would like to qualify for the Nov. 6 ballot that would repeal the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act, Read More…