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How To Coordinate A Neighborhood Emergency Plan

In the wake of a disaster, coming together as a community is much more effective if you already have a plan in place, and coordinating an emergency plan for your neighborhood is a lot easier than you think.

05/29/2015

Steve Aoki, Grammy-nominated producer and deejay, loves downtown LA and doesn't care who knows it. (credit: CBS)

DJ, Music Producer Steve Aoki Celebrates Downtown LA With Tribute Concert

“I love LA,” said Aoki, “so much is happening here.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/16/2015

The perfect flowers for the moms who love dogs are available at the Flower Mall. (credit: CBS)

Last-Minute Shoppers Flock To Flower Mall To Pick Up Bouquets For Mom

She spoke to the many people who were undecided on roses, begonias, tulips, petunias or peonies.

05/09/2015

Some of the hundreds of guns returned Saturday as part of the latest gun  buyback program. (credit: CBS)

Hundreds Take Part In LA’s Latest Gun Buyback Program

The mayor stopped by the West LA location to see how it was going.

05/09/2015

LA Vegan Beer and Food Fest

Get Sprung at LA’s Vegan Beer & Food Festival

Sign up here for more E.S.P. recommendations of things to eat, see and do nearby. La Vegan Food & Beer Festival Saturday May 16, 2015 The Rose Bowl 1001 Rose Bowl Drive Pasadena, CA http://www.veganbeerfest.com/ Find […]

05/07/2015

Mark Marino, an associate professor at the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, takes a selfie with students. (credit: USC/YouTube)

USC Class Examines The Selfie As Cultural Artifact

The #SelfieClass, formerly called Writing 150: Writing and Critical Reasoning: Identity and Diversity, analyzes “gender, sexuality and race portrayed in social media,” school officials state in a press release.

05/04/2015

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David Goldstein Investigation: Dozens Of Shut-Down Pot Shops Reopen Under New Names

After Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer claimed to have closed a large number of pot shops in the city, CBS2 investigative reporter David Goldstein found that dozens of them have reopened to defy the law once again.

04/28/2015

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5 Must-Visit Live Music Venues In LA

Los Angeles is one of the best cities in the world for live music. To find the best of the best check out Sarah Tomlinson’s “5 Must-Visit Live Music Venues In LA.”

04/27/2015

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LA Residents, Volunteers Take Part In Visual Makeover Of MacArthur Park

Thousands of residents, including children, are taking part in a visual renovation of MacArthur Park.

04/19/2015

2015 GRAMMY Nominees

Best Outdoor Concerts In LA This Summer

One of the best parts of living in Southern California is the almost yearround outdoor concerts that we get to attend just for living here. Couple that with the fact that we live in one, […]

04/16/2015

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Best Libraries For Kids In And Around Los Angeles

For bookworms big and small, local libraries provide dynamic yet quiet places to engage in reading and study. But many libraries hold more than just books. They’re also places that offer free access to technology, […]

04/04/2015

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Singer Joni Mitchell Is ‘Awake And In Good Spirits’ After Being Hospitalized

Singer Joni Mitchell’s website and Twitter account reported Tuesday night that she was in the hospital, but gave no details on her condition.

03/31/2015

Los Angeles Police Department officers patrol Los Angeles Dodger Stadium prior to the start of the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers baseball game on April 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Dodger Fans To Undergo New Security Guidelines For 2015 Season

Dodger fans attending games in 2015 will undergo new security procedures at Dodger Stadium, set in place by the league.

03/31/2015

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$3B-$6B Tunnel Proposed In Contested 710 Freeway Extension

It is clear much still needs to be discussed as to how to close the gap between Alhambra and South Pasadena.

03/30/2015

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Family Offers Reward For Puppy Stolen In Burglary

The Shih-Tzu, named Bandit, was given to Mariah Rangel as a present for doing well in school. But when her parents returned to their Redburn Avenue home in Avocado Heights after work last Thursday, they discovered the residence had been burglarized and the puppy was gone.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/30/2015

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