A force of our best nature
Zev's Blog...

A force of our best nature

Cynthia Langley is no quitter. Lives depend on that. A social worker for more than three decades, Langley fights chronic homelessness one weary... [Read more]

Third District Wire

Flash Feed Scroll Reader
Environment Up a tree and loving it

Up a tree and loving it

Michell Sanchez was only a teenager at the time, but she came of age as an environmentalist when TreePeople first walked onto her high school... 

[Read more]
Health At the ready for Ebola in L.A. County

At the ready for Ebola in L.A. County

When LAC+USC Medical Center handed out its latest batch of protective gear against the Ebola virus Wednesday, several emergency room nurses... 

[Read more]
Coasts & Mountains A tribute big as the Ponderosa

A tribute big as the Ponderosa

After years of navigating enough obstacles to prompt the patriarch on TV’s Bonanza to yell, “What in tarnation is going on down there?”... 

[Read more]
Justice and the Courts Hall of Justice: stately ruin no more

Hall of Justice: stately ruin no more

After a $231-million renovation that spanned a decade, the Hall of Justice — site of Charles Manson’s trial and Marilyn Monroe’s autopsy... 

[Read more]
The Insider
New counsel has taxing background

New counsel has taxing background

After his appointment this week as Los Angeles County Counsel, Mark Saladino braced for the lawyer jokes. He knows only too well the consequences of assuming a less-than-crowd-pleasing job title after... [Read more]

Around the Third District

With more than 2 million constituents, the Third District is the most economically, ethnically and geographically diverse of Los Angeles County's five electoral districts. It spans eastward from the Pacific, across the Santa Monica Mountains and into Los Angeles' Westside, San Fernando Valley and parts of Hollywood. Zev has represented the district since 1994.


mountain communities
the westside
the valley