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Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Garcetti elected Los Angeles mayor over Greuel
City Councilman Eric Garcetti defeated Controller Wendy Greuel to become next mayor of Los Angeles after a campaign in which he depicted his rival a pawn of powerful labor bosses.
Fri May 17, 2013
Go For A Beautiful Drive In Topanga State Park
In a state as beautiful as California, there are many amazing places to take a scenic drive.
Los Angeles' Most Romantic Restaurant Awaits
Romance awaits at one of Los Angeles's most romantic restaurants. Il Cielo has been providing stunning ambiance, amazing cuisine, and sparking romantic relationships since 1986.
Wed May 15, 2013
Take A Scenic Drive Down The Pacific Coast Highway
Looking for some good spots to drive around California? There is probably only one highway that is nationally-known for its views, and that is the Pacific Coast Highway.
Tue May 14, 2013
There's a New Patch App on the Way
We've redesigned Patch and the Patch app. The news looks better and it's easier to comment on.
Singer Marc Anthony Buys $2.5 Million Mansion in Encino
Singer Marc Anthony recently purchased a $2.5 million home in Encino, according to the Daily Mail .
Mon May 13, 2013
Kevin James Sells His Encino Mansion
Kevin James has sold his Encino mansion for $5.5 million, according to Realty Today .
Fri May 10, 2013
LA Daily News
Gregory J. Wilcox: Call goes out for Fernando Award nominees, new...
Do you know anyone who donates time to or helps raise money for a worthy cause in the San Fernando Valley? If so, you might want to get in touch with the The Fernando Award Foundation Selection Committee , which is seeking nominations for the 55th annual award.
Thu May 09, 2013
7 Jobs that Make the World a Better Place
The following story was provided by AOLJobs.com By Debra Auerbach for CareerBuilder Have you ever had an itch to quit your job and instead do work that makes a real difference in the world? In honor of Earth Day on April 22, we've compiled a list of seven jobs that help people live a better life - from the buildings they work and live in, to the ... (more)
The Jewish Journal
Israelis by a 4-to-1 margin are more confident than Palestinians in how President Obama handles his foreign policy, a poll found.
Wed May 08, 2013
LA Daily News
Police union boosts spending on behalf of Wendy Greuel
The union for Los Angeles police officers is pumping another $850,000 into an independent effort backing mayoral candidate Wendy Greuel, the largest single contribution from one source during the campaign.
Encino Bowl: A Trip Down Memory Lane
Editor's note: This story originally ran on Aug. 9, 2011. If you were a kid living in Encino in the 1960s, you were well aware of Encino Bowl, located at 15945 Ventura Blvd., which is now the Marshalls discount clothing department store.
Council Approves Property Transfer To Valley Community
COUNCIL APPROVES PROPERTY TRANSFER TO VALLEY COMMUNITY http://asbarez.com/109838/breaking-news-council-approves-property-transfer-to-valley-community/ Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 The old Fire Station number 83 Old fire station to serve as community center LOS ANGELES-The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday voted 10 to 0 approving the transfer of surplus ... (more)
Tue May 07, 2013
Larry Wilson: Saturday's LitFest Pasadena is a walk in the park with great writers
Maybe. In any case, lots of people I talk to around town think that LitFest Pasadena has by now been around for years and years when I remind them that the big community festival is this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Pasadena's Central Park, between Raymond and Fair Oaks just south of the Castle Green.
Gloriana donates $10,000 to the Academy of Country Music's Lifting Lives
The Academy of Country Music Awards were just finished in April, 2013, but great things are still happening for the ACM's philanthropic arm of ACM Lifting Lives .
Mon May 06, 2013
Encino Jewelry Store Owner Charged with Insider Trading
An Encino jewelry store owner was charged Monday with receiving insider information from a former KPMG senior partner and using the tips about such Southland companies as Herbalife and Skechers USA to make illegal stock trades that generated over $1 million in illicit profits.
Campaign weekend: 15 days and counting
After Sunday, there are only two more weekends before a few people speak and the next mayor is chosen.
Sat May 04, 2013
Rolling Stones and Friends Deliver Star Power at Tour Opener
Joining the legendary rock band at Staples Center for the first arena concert of its "50 and counting" trek were Gwen Stefani and Keith Urban -- onstage -- and Jack Nicholson and Kelsey Grammer in the crowd.
Fri May 03, 2013
Muchos DUI Checkpoints For Cinco
Cinco de Mayo is Sunday. So, of course, that means Angelenos have three nights to party based on this beer holiday that celebrates a minor Mexican victory against the surrender monkeys of France.
Thu May 02, 2013