Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Fighting for the Mayme Clayton Museum

The Mayme A. Clayton Library and Museum is in mortal danger. The danger is not from fire, flood, vandalism or public indifference. The danger comes from the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. They want to oust the museum from its home in Culver City. The museum has been served with an eviction notice. The Read More…

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Supervisors establish rent control in unincorporated areas of county

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — Over protests from landlords and real estate brokers, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 Sept. 11 in favor of an ordinance to temporarily limit rent increases to 3 percent in unincorporated areas of the county. Dozens of renters turned out carrying signs reading “The rent is Read More…

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Supervisors seek further study on jail reform initiative

By Jacqueline Fernandez Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — The future of the Reform L.A. Jails initiative remains uncertain. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors called for further study of the ballot measure that would give subpoena power to the Civilian Oversight Commission at its Sept. 11 meeting. The commission — established by the Board Read More…