Daily Archives: May 9, 2017

Five questions for the new Executive Director of Heritage Square

MONTECITO HEIGHTS -- The painted ladies of Heritage Square welcomed Kori Capaldi as new Executive Director last month. Born and raised in Hollywood and the San Fernando Valley, Capaldi attended USC and worked for the USC School of Architecture at the Gamble House for 17 years. She ran public programs and organized events as well as oversaw fundraising aspects including the ancillary group, the Friends of the Gamble House Read More »

East L.A. tenants demand rent control; L.A. Times pans Lincoln Heights’ “The 14th Factory” show; the cost of opening savings accounts for L.A. Unified kindergartners

MORNING REPORT: Tenants from East L.A. and other areas are scheduled to hold a march to demand rent control protections in unincorporated portions of L.A. County .... L.A. Times reviewer Sharon Mizota was for the most part not impressed with the giant “The 14th Factory” show in Lincoln Heights .... A proposal by 4th District Councilman David Ryu to have the city fund a $50 savings account for every L.A. Unified kindergartner could cost as much as $3.4 million a year Read More »