Pasadena Lawmaker Targets 'Truancy Crisis' Among Elementary Students A Pasadena lawmaker Monday joined California Attorney General Kamala Harris to unveil legislation that aims to tackle what officials are calling a "truancy crisis" in elementary schools statewide.
Pasadena School Officials To Visit Homes Of Chronically Absent StudentsStudents in Pasadena who have yet to attend school since classes started last month may be getting a visit from district officials Wednesday.
Local Schools Kick Off 'School Attendance Month', Offer Incentives To Keep Students In ClassLos Angeles County schools kicked off School Attendance Month with creative incentives aimed at keeping students in the classroom.
Box Office Attendance Reaches 16-Year LowThe Hollywood Reporter says box office attendance is at a 16-year low. An estimated 1.28 billion people went to the movies in 2011, which is the lowest number since 1995.
Dodgers Lower Ticket Prices After Season Of Low AttendanceComing off a season of sagging attendance, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced Monday that the team was lowering season-ticket prices for next year.
Brewers Set Franchise Attendance RecordThe Brewers say they will set a home attendance record during the final three days of the regular season.
Dodgers Fail To Draw 3 Million Fans For First Time Since '92The announced crowd of 37,560 gave the Dodgers a season home attendance total of 2,935,139, the first time they failed to draw at least 3 million in a non-strike year since 1992.
Kershaw Helps Dodgers Snap Skid In Front Of 56,000 At Dodger StadiumAn announced crowd of 56,000 watched the Dodgers avoid their first ever four-game sweep at Dodger Stadium by the New York Mets, ending an overall five-game losing streak, beating the Mets 6-0..
Dodgers Return Home To Sellout CrowdThe Los Angeles Dodgers returned to Dodger Stadium for the first time since the team filed for Chapter 11 in a Delaware court, and they were greeted with the second sellout crowd of the season.
McCourt, Fan Safety Behind 'Alarming' Drop In Dodger Stadium Attendance?Attendance at Chavez Ravine is down by an estimated 200,000 people heading into the summer stretch, with a host of factors being blamed for the drop-off.
Truancy Crackdown Lands OC Parents In Jail A truancy crackdown in Orange County is ending up with parents who allow their kids to skip school now behind bars.