A former Vernon city official was found dead Thursday night at a state park in the Bay area.
A challenger appears to have won a City Council seat in the corruption-marred Southern California city of Vernon, but controversy over some votes means the count is unofficial.
A Vernon meat processing plant is shutting down in the wake of nationwide backlash against a sterilizing meat filler known as “pink slime.”
A councilman in the scandal-plagued city of Vernon faces allegations that he may be unfairly influencing a ballot for City Council.
Local first responders are expected to participate in a full-scale emergency preparedness drill in Vernon.
Lawmakers are questioning the cost of legal bills for the city of Vernon, which is under investigation for its financial dealings.
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.