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24,000 runners to take part in 2019 L.A. Marathon

LOS ANGELES — More than 24,000 runners will gather at Dodger Stadium March 24 for the 34th running of the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon.  Two-time Los Angeles Marathon champion Weldon Kirui of Kenya returns to defend his title over the 26-plus-mile that extends to the beach in Santa Monica and runs through many of Read More…

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Students get scholarships, acceptance letters at Black College Expo

LOS ANGELES — Students from Riverside, San Diego and Orange County made their way to the Los Angeles Convention Center Feb. 2 for the 20th annual Black College Expo. More than 15,000 high school students met with representatives from more than 200 colleges and universities including Ivy League schools and historically black colleges and universities Read More…

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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 Read More…