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City’s cannabis licensing has some feeling left out

LOS ANGELES — The executive director and general manager of the Los Angeles Department of Cannabis Regulation addressed concerns and expressed her disappointment Dec. 5 regarding the department’s specified cannabis retail license process, which is subject to an upcoming audit. The Social Equity Program is open to people who are considered low-income and/or have a Read More…

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Council salutes Wesson’s 8 years as president

LOS ANGELES — Leadership was nothing new for Herb Wesson. Before he served on the Los Angeles City Council, he served in the state Assembly, where he worked his way up to Assembly Speaker in four years. So it was no surprise that when Eric Garcetti stepped down as council president in 2011 to concentrate Read More…

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New apartment complex provides needed housing in South L.A.

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — While rent prices continue to rise in the area, a new affordable-housing complex has opened more than 100 units to low-income families. Rolland Curtis Gardens, a new South L.A. affordable housing complex, opened Nov. 7. The opening was attended by Mayor Eric Garcetti and L.A. City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson. The new Read More…