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2015-01-20 16:23:57

Los Angeles City Council Vote Bans Alcohol Ads From Public Property LOS ANGELES, Jan.

2014-06-02 20:21:47

LOS ANGELES, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alcohol Justice, youth, adults, and community organizations that make up the Coalition to Ban Alcohol Ads on Public Property in Los Angeles

Los Angeles Moves To Ban Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
2012-07-25 13:00:27

The city of Los Angeles has become an unofficial mecca for pot smoking with 762 registered dispensaries for medical marijuana, along with an estimated several hundred other storefronts offering pain relief for ailments of all kinds.

2011-04-07 21:09:00

LOS ANGELES, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bowing to pressure from more than 1,000 local residents, and calls for full environmental review from Los Angeles City Councilman Paul Koretz and the City of Beverly Hills, the landowner who submitted plans for a massive 85,000 square foot residential compound in Benedict Canyon has withdrawn his application. "This is a huge victory for residents of Los Angeles," said neighbor Martha Karsh who filed the original appeal of the project with the City of...

2009-11-27 16:18:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- L.A.

2009-11-20 10:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- As we approach Thanksgiving and prepare for our annual feasts, more than 1.25 million people in Los Angeles sadly don't have enough to eat. To help understand the magnitude of the problem, that's nearly the population of Philadelphia.

2009-11-16 09:37:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- L.A. City Councilman Paul Koretz and the West 3rd Street Business Association will launch a ground-breaking public valet service on Saturday, November 28.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.