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  1. Sierra Club endorses Stephen Murray for Water BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Sierra Club has voted to endorse Culver City resident Stephen Murray for West Basin Water District Seat 4 in the upcoming November 4th General Elections. "Stephen Murray impressed us by far as the candidate who knew the most about water issues.

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  2. West Hollywood Councilman Jeffrey Prang's Race for County Assessor Remains CloseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    Tomorrow's runoff election for Los Angeles County Assessor remains a close contest between West Hollywood Councilman Jeffrey Prang and Deputy District Attorney John Morris. In the June primary, Prang picked up 18.3 percent of the vote to Morris' 16.6 percent while they fended off 10 other candidates seeking to manage Los Angeles County's $1.2 trillion property tax roll.

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  3. 500k Expected to Celebrate Halloween in West HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Patch.com

    Approximately 500,000 people, many wildly dressed, are expected Friday night for West Hollywood's Halloween Carnaval, billed by organizers as the world's largest Halloween festivity. The carnaval will run from 6 to 11 p.m. on Santa Monica Boulevard between Doheny Drive and La Cienega Boulevard.

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  4. Ramon Cortines Back at Helm of LAUSD for Third TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education today unanimously approved a contract with Ramon Cortines to serve as superintendent in place of John Deasy, who resigned under pressure last week. Cortines, 82, began his third stint leading the LAUSD on Monday, starting with a 7:30 a.m. meeting with district staffers.

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  5. Actress Gets 45 Days of Caltrans Work as Sentence for Throwing Glass at a Woman in Weho BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    An actress who has appeared on the soap operas "One Life to Live" and "Guiding Light" pleaded no contest today to a felony assault charge stemming from a December 2013 run-in with a woman at a West Hollywood bar , the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Kathryn Solorzano immediately sentenced Crystal Hunt, 29, to 45 days of Caltrans work and three years probation following her plea to felony assault by means likely to produce great bodily injury, according to the District Attorney's Office.

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  6. Hollywood Driving Instructor Molested Student Drivers, LAPD SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Patch.com

    Los Angeles police have arrested a Hollywood-based traffic school instructor, alleging he sexually batters students during driving sessions. Investigators believe there could be more victims.

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  7. Weho Man Convicted of Possessing Thousands of Images of Child PornRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    A convicted child molester pleaded guilty today in Los Angeles to possessing thousands of computer images of child pornography, some depicting victims as young as 2 years old. Droobie Pooh, 46, of West Hollywood was arrested in November 2007 by federal officials after a search of his computer turned up illicit photos and videos of child porn, including images of toddlers engaged in sexual activity with adult men, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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  8. Workers Make Repairs at Site of Sunset Boulevard Water Main BreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power reports that the backfill of the excavation at the site of Friday's water main break on Sunset Boulevard is complete and crews are preparing to reopen two traffic lanes. Welding repairs were completed at midafternoon today on a 100-year-old water main under the Sunset Strip that blew apart under heavy pressure Friday.

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  9. Manager of Weho Ambulance Company Admits to Medicare FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    The general manager of a West Hollywood ambulance company pleaded guilty yesterday in Los Angeles federal court to conspiracy to commit Medicare fraud, conspiracy to obstruct a Medicare audit, and making materially false statements to law enforcement officers. Assistant Attorney General Leslie R. Caldwell of the Justice Department's Criminal Division, Acting U.S. Attorney Stephanie Yonekura of the Central District of California, Special Agent in Charge Glenn R. Ferry of the Los Angeles Region of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General and Assistant Director in Charge Bill Lewis of the FBI's Los Angeles Field Office made the announcement.

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  10. Google Materializes School Supplies for West HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    Tech giant Google surprised hundreds of Los Angeles teachers Monday by fulfilling their requests for books, microscopes, musical instruments and other classroom materials through the crowd-funding website DonorsChoose.org . Google donated nearly $1 million to help each of the 769 Los Angeles Unified School District teachers who used DonorChoose.org for financial help with their projects, covering all 1,071 requests.

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  11. What Those Geometric Shapes Are on Santa Monica BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Patch.com

    Shana Mabari's ILLUMETRIC, a triptych of massive diamond-, cube-, and rectangle-shaped sculptures, is the newest resident of a well-trafficked stretch of Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood that's home to local landmarks including Barney's Beanery, Palihouse, Sal Guarriello Veterans' Memorial Park, and Emser Tile. The brightly hued work is a dynamic expression of Mabari's interest in exploring the intersections of art, science, and technology.

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  12. Indio Downey Pleads Guilty to Cocaine PossessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Patch.com

    The 21-year-old son of actor Robert Downey Jr. pleaded guilty today to a cocaine possession charge that could eventually be dismissed. "If you stay out of trouble for 18 months, this case gets dismissed," Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Keith L. Schwartz told Indio Falconer Downey, whose father was in court for the hearing.

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  13. Free Book Reading Scheduled for MACHA Theatre in WehoRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Patch.com

    Writer/producer Patricia Steffy published her first book-a collection of essays inspired by her own experiences, as well as experiences of a variety of women she interviewed-and that book will now be turned into a special showcase engagement on Saturday, Sept. 20 at the MACHA Theatre in West Hollywood.

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  14. Free Book Reading Scheduled for MACHA Theatre in WehoRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Patch.com

    Writer/producer Patricia Steffy published her first book-a collection of essays inspired by her own experiences, as well as experiences of a variety of women she interviewed-and that book will now be turned into a special showcase engagement on Saturday, Sept. 20 at the MACHA Theatre in West Hollywood.

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  15. What Those Geometric Shapes Are on Santa Monica BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Patch.com

    Shana Mabari's ILLUMETRIC, a triptych of massive diamond-, cube-, and rectangle-shaped sculptures, is the newest resident of a well-trafficked stretch of Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood that's home to local landmarks including Barney's Beanery, Palihouse, Sal Guarriello Veterans' Memorial Park, and Emser Tile.

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  16. CHP to Forward Investigation into Freeway Beating to D.A.Read the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | Patch.com

    Andrew was caught on cell phone video repeatedly punching Marlene Pinnock alongside the freeway on July 1. The tape prompted outrage among civil rights groups and Pinnock's family.

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  17. 12-Year-Old who Drowned in Hollywood Motel Pool Dies TodayRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Patch.com

    UPDATED at 3:27 p.m. with new details: A 12-year-old girl who showed no signs of life when she was pulled from a swimming pool at a Hollywood motel, along with her mother and brother, was declared dead, police said today.

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  18. Insecticide Foggers Explode, Sparks Fire in ApartmentRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Patch.com

    UPDATED at 10:24 a.m.: The improper use of an insecticide fogger today caused a small explosion and fire in a Hollywood apartment, leaving one man with burns to 20 percent of his body, the Los Angeles Fire Department reported.

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  19. Deputies to Be on the Lookout for Unsafe Motorcyclists in West Hollywood MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    From the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department will be conducting a specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation on Monday, July 28 in the city of West Hollywood in an effort to lower deaths and injuries.

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  20. One-Man 'Crime Machine' Gets 620-Year Sentence for Heists in Beverly Hills, L.A., ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    Calling him a "crime machine," a judge today sentenced a man who committed a series of robberies and attempted heists at businesses in Los Angeles, Beverly Hills and the San Fernando Valley to 620 years to life in state prison.

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