A Pasadena lawmaker Monday joined California Attorney General Kamala Harris to unveil legislation that aims to tackle what officials are calling a “truancy crisis” in elementary schools statewide.
Students in Pasadena who have yet to attend school since classes started last month may be getting a visit from district officials Wednesday.
Los Angeles County schools kicked off School Attendance Month with creative incentives aimed at keeping students in the classroom.
The Hollywood Reporter says box office attendance is at a 16-year low. An estimated 1.28 billion people went to the movies in 2011, which is the lowest number since 1995.
Coming off a season of sagging attendance, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced Monday that the team was lowering season-ticket prices for next year.
The Brewers say they will set a home attendance record during the final three days of the regular season.
The announced crowd of 37,560 gave the Dodgers a season home attendance total of 2,935,139, the first time they failed to draw at least 3 million in a non-strike year since 1992.
An announced crowd of 56,000 watched the Dodgers avoid their first ever four-game sweep at Dodger Stadium by the New York Mets, ending an overall five-game losing streak, beating the Mets 6-0..
The Los Angeles Dodgers returned to Dodger Stadium for the first time since the team filed for Chapter 11 in a Delaware court, and they were greeted with the second sellout crowd of the season.
Attendance at Chavez Ravine is down by an estimated 200,000 people heading into the summer stretch, with a host of factors being blamed for the drop-off.
A truancy crackdown in Orange County is ending up with parents who allow their kids to skip school now behind bars.
With rumors of a possible move to Los Angeles, the Jacksonville Jaguars have made another push towards raising attendance.
Hollywood is finishing its summer with record revenue but the lowest actual movie attendance in five years.