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City to spend millions on homeless outreach, cleanup

LOS ANGELES — The City Council June 28 approved millions of dollars to be spent on an enhanced homeless-outreach and street-cleanup operation recently touted by the mayor as an overhaul of efforts to combat illegal dumping and providing hygiene services for the homeless. The council allocated more than $6.5 million to the Los Angeles Bureau Read More…

Entertainment Lead Story Music West Edition

Nipsey Hussle remembered as beacon of light

LOS ANGELES — A massive “Celebration of Life” memorial service is being planned for slain West Coast rapper Nipsey Hussle at the 21,000-seat Staples Center, according to the late rapper’s family. The service will start at 10 a.m. April 11. Tickets for the service, which were free and available via axs.com mobile app, reportedly sold out in Read More…

Columnists Mayor Eric Garcetti Opinion

COMMUNITY REPORT: Homeless programs help couple feel ‘free’ again

When Lawrence and Carla McCue met, it was love at first sight and it wasn’t long before they were married. Between Lawrence’s private-sector law enforcement jobs — a natural fit after serving in the Marines — and Carla’s position in the hospitality industry, they had no problem making ends meet. That all changed when Lawrence Read More…