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Daily Archives: May 22, 2013

Bulletin Board: Small Business Expo focuses on growth

Submitted by L.A Business Source Local small businesses representing all industry sectors throughout LA County will participate in a Small Business Development Conference and Expo focusing on strategic planning to help grow their businesses. The event will be conducted in English with Spanish translation available. The ... Read More »

Atwater school hosts a Spring Fling and Open House

Atwater Avenue Elementary

Atwater Avenue Elementary is hosting an an Open House this Friday as part of its annual Spring Fling. Here are the details: Join us for our annual Spring Fling on Friday May 24 from 8.30am-10.30am. The kids have been merrily practicing their dance moves (the show ... Read More »

The high price of buying your vote


There were billboards, paid “volunteer” precinct walkers, robo calls, catered meals and mailers. And more mailers.  All these things added up and made for costly campaigns to elect new representatives for Council District 1 (Cypress Park, Highland Park, Lincoln Heights and Mt Washington) and Council District ... Read More »

Will your new Eagle Rock home be on Colorado Boulevard?

New Monarch Eagle Rock Apartment building on Colorado 5-20-2013 5-11-051

Colorado Boulevard in Eagle Rock is better known for its shops and restaurant than a place to live.  But later this summer, a new, three-story apartment and commercial building at Colorado and Hartwick Street will test the demand for high-end, residential living on the boulevard. While ... Read More »

New leader named for Cal State L.A.


William A. Covino, provost and vice president for academic affairs at Cal State Fresno, has been named President of Cal State L.A., the CSU  Board of Trustees announced today. Covino will replace  James M. Rosser, who is retiring as president of Cal State L.A. after overseeing ... Read More »

News & Notes From Eagle Rock, Mt. Washington And Silver Lake

LAPD warns Eagle Rock residents of daytime burglaries. Election Day on Mt. Washington Schindler-designed Silver Lake apartment complex hits the market at $2.5 million. City Clerk reports that only 19.2% of  L.A. registered voters cast ballots in Tuesday’s election. Today’s News & Notes gathered from  City ... Read More »

Cedillo emerges as top vote-getter in Council District 1 election

Cedillo and Gardea

Former state lawmaker  Gil Cedillo  defeated  council district Chief of Staff  Jose Gardea   by a wide margin in the race for  Council District 1, according to unofficial results. With nearly 100% of precincts reporting,  Cedillo claimed 52.44%  of votes cast compared to 47.55% for Gardea, according ... Read More »

O’Farrell declares victory over Choi in Council District 13 race

cd13 candidates

Despite being outspent more than 2 to 1,  Mitch O’Farrell , a former dancer and council district adviser, emerged victorious over labor organizer and former Public Works Commissioner John Choi  in Tuesday’s election to replace termed-out Eric Garcetti as representative of Council District 13, according to unofficial ... Read More »