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Los Angeles News 05/2017 (Page 6)



Major changes could come to LA schools after charter school movement's big win
Students arrive for classes at the Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies in 2015. (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times). By Howard Blume and Shelby GradContact Reporter · Charter Schools · Education · Eli Broad ...

I told her that I didn't have a car. She told me, 'Goodbye'
I haven't owned a car since 2014, the year when my Subaru Legacy died a smoky death on the side of the road. The loss was traumatic, but it only took a month to realize that not owning a vehicle is awesome. Even in Los Angeles, one of America's most ...

Explore the new historic park outside DTLA
Various government agencies have spent the last decade deciding how to turn the Southern Pacific's long-abandoned “Cornfield” rail yard into a public space. Now, at last, Los Angeles State Historic Park is open for all to enjoy. Chinatown-adjacent — a ...

L.A.'s Largest Group of Pot Shops Wants to Be First in Line for Licenses
The campaign to make Los Angeles pot shops fully legal has its biggest champion yet in the group known as the Southern California Coalition (SCC). The most well-established organization representing quasi-legal dispensaries in town, the Greater Los ...

What The Passage of Measure C Means for LA, And What You Can Still Do About It
Measure C, a controversial ballot initiative seeking to significantly change LAPD disciplinary policy, looks to have passed with an initial count of 57.1% of the vote in Tuesday's election. Placed on the ballot by the Los Angeles City Council with the ...

One L.A. campus, divided between traditional school and charters ...
One L.A. campus, divided between traditional school and charters ...

Reckless Driver Leads Officers on Chase in East Los Angeles | NBC ...
Reckless Driver Leads Officers on Chase in East Los Angeles | NBC ...

LA poised to grow its biotech industry
This March 16, 2012 photo shows a researcher working in a stem cell research lab. California's stem cell agency has awarded two private biotech companies, ViaCyte Inc. and Bluebird Bio, nearly $20 million toward the development of treatments for ...

Essential California: Charters are now in control, but can they fix LA schools?
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It's Thursday, May 18, and here's what's happening across California: TOP STORIES. A reshaped school board. On election day, when Nick Melvoin and Kelly Gonez won seats on the ...

22 Best Things to Do in L.A. This Week
Bjork's virtual reality exhibition opens at the Reef, comedians tell stories they wouldn't want their moms to hear, East L.A. gets its first comic con, and more fun stuff to do and see in L.A. this week. fri 5/19. Björk's performance at Walt Disney ...

LA Reincarnation: New Art Spaces in Vintage Settings
The eastern facade of the Marciano Art Foundation, part of a former Masonic temple from 1961, with an exterior mural by Millard Sheets. Credit Emily Berl for The New York Times. LOS ANGELES — It's hard to know what to make of the bright gold stripes ...

Weekend Planner: 20 Of The Coolest Things To Do In Los Angeles
French-Canadian author and graphic novelist Guy Delisle discusses his latest book 'Hostage' at Skylight on Friday night. (Image: Delisle and Drawn + Quarterly. Here are 20 awesome events happening in L.A. this weekend: FRIDAY, MAY 19. GUY DELISLE: ...

The Best Places To Meet Someone From The Internet For A First Date In LA
Pretty as this skyline may be, it would def fall into the places-where-no-one-can-hear-you-scream category, and therefore be a hard pass as a first date option. (Photo by Jonathan Bareng via the LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr). By Alexis Hyde and ...

South LA charter school founder charged with embezzlement, money laundering
The head of a now-defunct South L.A. charter school has been charged with embezzlement and money laundering, accused of funneling roughly $200,000 from the school to a company she owned, prosecutors said Thursday. Kendra Okonkwo, 51, was ...

How A Local Author Recreates LA's Forgotten History, One Address At A Time
The history of Los Angeles doesn't sit in the sidelines the way it used to. Local historians restore old public art. Restaurateurs bring back old bars. Culture's gaze has focused in on Los Angeles as more than Hollywood, and it can no longer hide from ...

LA lawmakers sign off on $9.2-billion budget
The Los Angeles City Council voted Thursday to approve a $9.2-billion spending plan for the coming fiscal year, striking a last-minute deal that ensures funding for street safety initiatives as well as the repair of badly damaged roads. The budget ...

LA charter school weighs election do-over after questions over fairness raised
A sign at El Camino Real Charter High School in Woodland Hills. Photo by Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG/File. By Brenda Gazzar, Los Angeles Daily News. Posted: 05/18/17, 6:47 PM PDT | Updated: 21 secs ago. # Comments. WOODLAND ...

Border Patrol detains 22-year-old Cal State LA student activist; her lawyer says it is retaliation
A 22-year-old immigration activist and college student was detained Thursday by federal authorities, less than a month after her mother was taken into custody by federal agents during a massive cocaine bust in Los Angeles. Claudia Rueda was taken into ...

Essential California: Some of your favorite beaches will be hit hard by global warming
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It's Friday, May 19, and here's what's happening across California: TOP STORIES. Global warming will hit Southern California beaches hard. The effects of rising oceans on coastal ...

Discover a dinosaur or salute the space shuttle at Exposition Park
Why: Kid-friendly attractions abound at Exposition Park, on the southern lip of the USC campus, in the heart of Los Angeles. Dinosaurs, a space shuttle and room to run all make this an attractive place to kill the better part of a summer day. Rarely is ...

Vegans Angry at Umami for Serving the New Impossible Burger With Lots of Dairy
Apparently some vegans are running into issues when ordering the new Impossible Burger being rolled out across Umami Burgers in Los Angeles. The problem: They may think they're getting a vegan burger, but that's not actually the case. Despite the patty ...

Video shows deputies forcibly removing elderly woman from train station seat
LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies are being criticized for the way they treated an elderly woman who refused to leave a reserved seating area in a train station in downtown Los Angeles. CBS Los Angeles reports sheriff's deputies ...

Amazon will be opening a bookstore in LA
Amazon is planning to open a bookstore in a Century City mall, its first brick-and-mortar bookstore in Los Angeles. The online retailer, credited with causing a crisis in the physical bookselling industry, has opened five brick-and-mortar bookstores in ...

LA city attorney says new limits on assisting immigration agents don't violate federal rules
New restrictions that limit how Los Angeles city workers can assist with immigration enforcement do not violate federal rules, City Atty. Mike Feuer said in a report for city lawmakers this week. The question is especially crucial as President Trump ...

A 25-year-old mystery solved: Last unidentified victim of '92 LA riots has a name
For a quarter-century after his charred body was found inside a Pep Boys torched in the 1992 Los Angeles riots, he was known as John Doe No. 80. He was the only remaining unidentified victim among the more than 60 people who lost their lives in the ...

LA's gun buyback nets nearly 800 weapons, from pistols to an Uzi
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck holds one of the guns surrendered anonymously as Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Ian Johnstone, right, co-founder of gunbygun, look on after a press conference announcing the results for the anonymous gun buyback at Los ...

Unruly man on Hawaii flight had caused security breach at LAX hours earlier
A man who was arrested Friday after a disturbance on an American Airlines jet headed to Hawaii from Los Angeles had earlier breached a security door at LAX and was issued a citation, a law enforcement source said. He later was allowed to board the ...

LA's newest museum, the Marciano Art Foundation, will open May 25. Here's how to score tickets
You free on June 29? The Marciano Art Foundation, L.A.'s newest contemporary art museum, won't open to the public until May 25. But the reservations for timed admission tickets have been busy. Between now and July 1, only one day has any reservations ...

Essential California: How a remote California tribe set out to save its river and stop a suicide epidemic
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It is Saturday, May 20. Here's what you don't want to miss this weekend: TOP STORIES. A tribe in crisis: The Yurok Native Americans have lived off the Klamath River for centuries — its ...

Supporters of Cal State L.A. student activist detained by Border ...
Supporters of Cal State L.A. student activist detained by Border ...


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