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Los Angeles News 03/2012 (Page 8)



LAUSD Unveils Policies to Protect Students From Sexual Predators
The call for change is challenging the long, drawn out process that takes place when the district wants to fire a teacher. By Toni Guinyard and Jason Kandel ASSOCIATED PRESS Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent John Deasy takes his seat ...

Rogge confident Saudis will send women to London
By STEPHEN WILSON AP Sports Writer FILE - This is a Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012 file photo of International Olympic Committee President, Jacques Rogge as he speaks at the University of Southern California's Annenberg Institute of Sports, Media and Society ...

Baseball great Frank Robinson home after dizzy spell at Lakers game
LOS ANGELES - Baseball legend Frank Robinson was at his Los Angeles-area home after feeling faint and dizzy during the Los Angeles Lakers- Boston Celtics game at the Staples Center Sunday. Robinson, 76, received paramedic attention during the fourth ...

Opinion: Education for the 99%: how the top 1% is destroying public education
With the top 1% in full control of education policy and responsible for creating a financial crisis that is defunding our schools and eliminating essential programs such as Adult Education and Early Childhood Education, we must join together as the 99% ...

Local Strip Club Saves Local Little League Team
A Los Angeles gentlemen's club recently lived up to its name and donated $1200 to Lennox Little League, granting the team one more year of home runs. Located near LAX, the league has been struggling to keep afloat following several new regulations and ...

Non-Revenue Roundup: Men's Volleyball Falls, Top-Ranked Women's Tennis ...
Non-Revenue Roundup: Men's Volleyball Falls, Top-Ranked Women's Tennis ...

84% of Foreclosures Involve "Clear Violation of Law," According to Study
by Brian Addison | Long Beach News | 03.12.12 | 12:45pm | It is a story that is becoming all-too common: a single bank's two different departments -- that of loan modification and that of foreclosure -- simultaneously kicking someone out of their home ...

Israel Makes Me a Proud Angelena (3-Part Series)
I often struggle with loving or disliking Los Angeles; however, this past week I felt so proud to be an Angelena. I'd like to thank the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles and more so, the visiting Israelis whom I engaged with, for helping me to ...

Trey Anastasio Charms with the LA Phil at Walt Disney Concert Hall
On Saturday night, the Los Angeles Philharmonic performed to a new audience: Phish fans, each dressed up for a rare Trey Anastasio orchestral affair. The Phish front man readied a nearly three-hour set to be played, not with his usual bandmates, ...

LAX bomb plotter's sentence in 2005 overturned
The 9th Circuit rules Ahmed Ressam's 22-year sentence for the attempted bombing of Los Angeles International Airport was unreasonably lenient. Ahmed Ressam was arrested near the US-Canadian border in 1999 and convicted of plotting to bomb Los Angeles ...

Residents want a reduced Bergamot Transit Village
By Daniel Archuleta CITY HALL — A coalition of neighborhood groups from Santa Monica and West Los Angeles made their case Monday for downsizing a proposed development on the east end of town that they say will create more traffic in an area already ...

Murder trial of ex-Raiders player begins
Anthony Wayne Smith, who played football with the LA and Oakland Raiders, and two other men are charged with murdering a Lancaster mechanic. 'There is no evidence' Smith was there, his lawyer says. By Ann M. Simmons, Los Angeles Times Anthony Wayne ...

Rise in Burglaries May Be Tied to Inmate Early Release: Cops
While it is too early in year to get stats on the people committing these crimes, the Los Angeles Police Department has noted a trend. By Stephanie Elam Neighborhoods in the San Fernando Valley are on alert, with residents taking extra precautions ...

No Love for City Hall
LA WATCHDOG - 77% of the respondents to the Mayor's Budget Survey said it is “completely acceptable” to “reduce funding and support for elected officials' offices.” And an additional 18% said it is “somewhat acceptable.” So when 95% of the survey ...

Stop Discounting Wal-Mart
LA BUSINESS - No sooner had Wal-Mart said it would put a grocery store north of downtown Los Angeles than the usual critics of the big retailer quickly made their usual criticisms. The grocery near Chinatown will rough up a fragile neighborhood, ...

Greuel Charms the Audience, Eludes the Questions
LA MAYOR'S RACE 2012 - City Controller Wendy Greuel's appearance at the AIA/LA's Mayoral Candidate Forum allowed her to revel in her strengths, from humanizing the LA experience with personal anecdotes to invoking the legacy of other public figures to ...

JPL lawyers want media limits during 'intelligent design' trial
Former JPL computer specialist David Coppedge with his attorney William Becker, Jr. Monday in Los Angeles County Civil Court. (Leo Jarzomb/Staff Photographer) LOS ANGELES - Lawyers for Jet Propulsion Laboratory argued Monday to limit media access in ...

Passenger in airplane crash recovering
By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer The passenger of a small plane that crashed Sunday on an Agua Dulce hilltop was recovering from minor injuries Monday at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital. Danny Santana, 52, improved throughout the day Monday, ...

LA council members call for accurate Fire Department figures
Last year, the council made cuts to Fire Department units based on data that overstated the department's performance. But new figures show actual response times were lower. Firefighters line up at a City Hall news conference last year to oppose ...

News With Purchase of Three Hotels, Izek Shamof Tries to Build a Better Block
DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - Ona recent weekday morning inside the lobby of the Hotel Baltimore, Rusty Lugo slumped in an unforgiving chair and stared blankly out the window. His view was of Fifth and Los Angeles streets, a busy gateway between Skid Row and ...

LAUSD budget up for massive cuts to school programs
LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- The Los Angeles Unified School District's board will vote on massive budget cuts on Tuesday. Extra security has been called in for the meeting, which is expected to be jam packed. LAUSD has already sent out 11713 layoff notices to ...

A simple, low-cost yoga program can enhance coping and quality of life for the ...
A simple, low-cost yoga program can enhance coping and quality of life for the ...

LAPD officer accused of stealing from hotel
Cop committed the alleged crime while working as a security guard at Surf and Sand Resort in Laguna Beach, according to DA. 50% off! $20 for $40 worth of food and drink at Luggatti's Italian Grill! By GREG HARDESTY / THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER NEWPORT ...

On the Big Rock
By Paul Von Blum By Susan Okie By David Kipen By Paul Von Blum In late February and early March, Southern Californians were inundated with stories, in both print and electronic media, about the latest art fad to capture public attention: the ...

LAUSD approves budget that keeps art classes, adult and early-childhood ...
LAUSD approves budget that keeps art classes, adult and early-childhood ...

LA fire chief comments on response time concerns
AP LOS ANGELES—Los Angeles' fire chief said Tuesday that changes in the way response times are calculated should have been explained to city officials, instead of letting the department seem speedier than it actually was. Fire Chief Brian Cummings ...

San Bernardino teacher arrested in child pornography case
The instructor at Arrowview Middle School allegedly exchanged sexually explicit photographs with a 13-year-old girl in New Jersey. There is no evidence he had illicit contact with students at the school. By Phil Willon, Los Angeles Times The FBI ...

Santa Monica College to offer two-tier course pricing
The school's governing board has approved a plan to offer certain high-demand classes for a higher price when the regular classes have filled up. It's believed to be the first such scheme in the nation. Santa Monica College has 34000 students and one ...

An era closes for Schullers and their congregants
Crystal Cathedral worshipers face the choice of following the founder's daughter out the door or staying at the church. The family's departure underscores a shift from a certain brand of televangelism. Pastor Harold Shaw hugs Senior Pastor Sheila ...

Surprise witness testifies for Sheridan side at 'Housewives' trial
A construction coordinator for the 'Desperate Housewives' set says he got an email at work about a plan to wipe hard drives clean of information on the lawsuit. But he admits he may have misunderstood it. Actress Nicollette Sheridan, center, ...


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