A force of our best nature
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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]

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Communities L.A. County’s animal magnetism

L.A. County’s animal magnetism

It’s a jungle out there. Also a savanna, a desert and occasionally a rainforest. The recent capture of a rare white cobra by L.A. County Animal... 

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Around the County Wanna vote? Stay tuned

Wanna vote? Stay tuned

Power 106 may be where hip hop lives. But it’s also home to a big part of Los Angeles County’s strategy for getting new voters into the... 

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Alt Trans This tunnel’s made for singin’

This tunnel’s made for singin’

If you’ve ever made your way through the 2nd Street tunnel in downtown Los Angeles, you know that it can be drab, grey, even a little spooky. But... 

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Environment Trouble at sea

Trouble at sea

A punishing heat wave sent thousands of people fleeing to the beach this week, but many who tried to cool off in the ocean found themselves... 

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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.

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