The future direction of California’s public schools will be decided in the Nov. 4 race for state superintendent of public instruction, which pits incumbent Tom Torlakson against challenger Marshall Tuck.
After Mayor Eric Garcetti announced his hopes of increasing LA’s minimum wage over the next three years, the plan was met with large amounts of both support and opposition.
For years Eli Broad has said he wants to make his vast collection of contemporary art accessible to the largest number of people possible.
There’s one man who, perhaps more than any other, has put his signature mark on the city.
Billionaire Eli Broad’s planned downtown contemporary art museum, which will showcase his 2,000-piece collection that includes works by Salvador Dali and Joan Miro, is a three-story, $130 million honeycomb structure that will be known simply as Broad.
Former mayor Richard Riordan and the Eli Broad foundation are among donors who have contributed millions to keep afloat the 15 inner-city campuses of ICEF Public Schools.