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Lyvette Crespo in an undated photo (CBS)

Wife Of Slain Bell Gardens Mayor Makes Bail On Involuntary Manslaughter Charge

Crespo, who faces up to 21 years in state prison if convicted, is due back in Los Angeles Superior Court on May 29 for a pretrial hearing.

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Lyvette Crespo in an undated photo (CBS)

Wife Of Slain Bell Gardens Mayor Pleads Not Guilty To Voluntary Manslaughter

The wife of slain Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo has pleaded not guilty to a grand jury indictment charging her with voluntary manslaughter, prosecutors announced Thursday.

04/23/2015

City of Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts, Jr (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for DIRECTV)

Inglewood Mayor To Tout NFL Stadium Plans In ‘State Of The City’ Address

Two competing plans for a new stadium to bring the NFL back to Los Angeles will likely be a hot topic when the mayor of Inglewood gives his annual State of the City address Thursday.

04/23/2015

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LA Mayor Unveils $8.5B Budget Plan To Boost Services, LAPD Staffing

Tree-trimming services, sidewalk repairs, and affordable housing would be among several local programs to receive a boost in funding under the Mayor’s budget plan.

04/20/2015

Mayor Eric Garcetti (center) signs executive  directive for his "Sustainable City pLAn". (Photo credit: Margaret Carrero/Twitter)

Mayor Launches ‘First-Ever’ Sustainability Plan For LA Economy, Environment

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti released a long-range plan Wednesday aimed at making the city more economically and environmentally sustainable.

04/08/2015

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LA Mayor To Talk Business Development In DC

Mayor Eric Garcetti is a man on the move.

03/16/2015

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Garcetti Joins Effort To Oppose Lawsuit Over Immigration Reform

Mayor Eric Garcetti was among more than 30 mayors to go to court Monday in an effort to oppose a lawsuit to block President Obama’s immigration reform plan.

01/26/2015

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AP: Inglewood Stadium Developers Expect $100M In Tax Reimbursements

An AP review has found that the developers behind the recently proposed NFL stadium and complex in Inglewood expect to recoup up to $100 million in local tax dollars in the first five years of operation.

01/12/2015

Former Costa Mesa Mayor and Pearl Harbor survivor Jack Hammet receives the city's Lifetime Service Award in 2007. (credit: costamesa.gov.)

Pearl Harbor Survivor, Ex-Costa Mesa Mayor Dies At 94

The city’s sports complex is named in Jack Hammett’s honor.

12/13/2014

Alan Long (credit: Murrieta Police Dept.)

Former Murrieta Mayor Pleads Not Guilty To DUI Charges

The former mayor of Murrieta Tuesday pleaded not guilty to felony drunk driving charges following an October crash that injured four high school cheerleaders.

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Mayor Eric Garcetti on "Ask the Mayor" (Photo credit: KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO)

Mayor Expects Results Of Ezell Ford Autopsy To Be Released Before New Year

Mayor Eric Garcetti says he expects the results of a autopsy on the body of a 25-year-old South Los Angeles man shot by police to be released by the end of December.

12/08/2014

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LA Mayor Unveils Plan To Slash Construction Time, Costs For Building Projects

Construction time and costs could be reduced for 600 building projects a year in the city of Los Angeles under a new initiative announced Thursday.

11/20/2014

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Mayor’s Office To Give Out Rebates As Rain Barrel Supply Dries Up

An initiative from Mayor Eric Garcetti’s office to provide barrels for Angelenos to conserve rainwater has proven quite popular to be with residents.

11/14/2014

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti (left) is doing slightly better than his predecessor, former mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, at conserving water at the mayoral mansion. (Photo credit: Al Seib-Pool/Getty Images)

Report: Water Usage At Mayoral Mansion 5 Times As High As Average LA Resident

Getty House, the official residence of Mayor Eric Garcetti, uses about 2,100 gallons of water per day, according to data cited in a new report.

11/14/2014

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Compton Mayor Accepts ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Challenge

The city of Compton is accepting a challenge from the White House.

11/14/2014

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