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L.A. DIGEST: 4,000 attend United Way book festival

WILMINGTON — Nearly 4,000 people gathered Sept. 16 at the Banning Residence Museum for the United Way of Greater Los Angeles’ seventh annual Fall Into Literacy Book Festival. This year’s theme, “Viva Los Libros,” combined the cultural importance of Fiestas Patrias, a celebration of independence for Mexico, Chile, Guatemala, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras and…

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Rodriguez elected LAUSD school board president

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education voted 4-3 to select Ref Rodriguez as board president for the 2017-18 school year. The four deciding votes were cast by newly elected members Kelly Gonez and Nick Melvoin, as well as Mónica García, who was re-elected for a fourth term, and Rodriguez…

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Supervisors commit to spending $259 million on homeless

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a wide-ranging set of recommendations June 13 to combat homelessness, committing to spend nearly $259 million over the next 12 months. Chief Executive Officer Sachi Hamai said the county’s plan will move 45,000 families and individuals into permanent housing over the next five years…

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