The mayor and city attorney of Vernon both abruptly resigned Monday after public criticism from a state senator, as well as the city’s own ethics adviser.
After a six-month battle, a new vote to dissolve the city of Vernon has failed. The California Senate has voted against dissolving the troubled city, but only by a narrow margin.
The city of Vernon faces an audit by the Internal Revenue Service over $419 million in bonds that may have violated tax laws, it was reported Monday.
An effort by state lawmakers to dissolve the cash-strapped city could have a big financial impact on L.A. County.
A former Vernon official who pleaded guilty to corruption has received half-million-dollar payout from the city.
A former official of the city of Vernon has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to a conflict-of-interest charge for hiring his wife to work for the small industrial Los Angeles suburb.
A key California committee has passed a bill to take away cityhood from a troubled Los Angeles suburb.
The state Legislature is debating whether to disband the industrial city with a population of less than 100, which has been mired in allegations of corruption.
The Vernon City Council is set to consider several proposals that include salary cuts for city officials, the creation of a commission to oversee city-owned housing and term limits for council members.
Leaders of the industrial city of Vernon want a $200 million deposit from the California Assembly speaker to provide records he wants in a move to disband the charter city.
A big rig crashed prompted the closure of all eastbound lanes on the 210 Freeway early Thursday morning.
The Los Angeles County city Vernon is one step closer to being dissolved after the state Assembly passed a bill to revoke incorporation from cities with fewer than 150 residents.
An overturned big rig dumped a load of onions on an onramp to the southbound 710 Freeway in Vernon early Thursday, closing the onramp.
The debate over whether to disincorporate the city of Vernon turned ugly at City Hall on Tuesday.
The expected return of first baseman Kendry Morales and the Angels’ offseason acquisition of center fielder Vernon Wells are among the reasons manager Mike Scioscia said things are looking up for his team.