City Council Panel Looks To Stiffen Penalties For Hit-And-Run Drivers City officials on Friday called for lawmakers and police to take additional steps to help curb the rising number of hit-and-run incidents in Los Angeles.
Mayor Garcetti Opens Help Desk Outside His Office In City Hall Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is vowing to make City Hall more accessible and user-friendly.
Garcetti Pledges To Back 'City Hall That Gets Along' Mayor Eric Garcetti pledged Tuesday to work closely with the City Council to tackle some of the city's biggest issues.
Garcetti Takes Over As 'Back To Basics' Mayor Mayor Eric Garcetti planned to meet with constituents Monday as he began the first day under his self-described "back to basics" administration.
Taxi Cab Drivers Circle City Hall In Protest Of Ride-Share ServicesHundreds of taxi cab drivers Tuesday were slowly circling City Hall to protest the rise of unregulated ride-share services.
Next LA Mayor Faces Grim Budget, Likely Labor WoesFor all their squabbling over fealty to union bosses and ethical lapses real or perceived, the two candidates who could succeed Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa agree on this: City Hall is in trouble.
Part Of City Hall Evacuated After Mayor's Office Opens Letter With Mysterious PowderPart of City Hall was evacuated Thursday after one of Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's staff members opened a letter that contained an unknown substance.
LA Panel To Tackle Ballooning Budget DeficitThe "Los Angeles 2020 Commission" will be tasked with offering solutions for a projected $165 million deficit for the next fiscal year beginning in July.
LA Mayoral Election Profile: Emanuel PleitezIn a mayoral race with plenty of political heavyweights, one candidate has embraced his role as underdog and hopes that image will attract voters in Los Angeles.
LA Mayoral Candidates Spar Over City SpendingLos Angeles mayoral candidate and City Controller Wendy Greuel claims she identified tens of millions of dollars in waste, fraud and abuse at City Hall—but City Councilman Eric Garcetti, a fellow mayoral candidate, said that’s just flat-out untrue.
Compton Leaders Demand Hate Crime Charges For Gang MembersCivil rights activists and other community leaders called for hate crime charges on Monday against gang members suspected in attacks on a Compton black family and threats against other black residents.
LA Public Works Prez Alarcón To Resign Over Past 'Missteps' L.A. Board of Public Works President Andrea Alarcón issued her notice of resignation on Friday in the wake of a public scandal that led to a child endangerment investigation.
Occupy LA Sues City Alleging Constitutional Rights ViolatedOccupy Los Angeles protesters say the city violated their constitutional rights when it evicted them from the City Hall park last year.
LA Official To Seek 'Help' After Daughter, 11, Found At City HallL.A. Board of Public Works President Andrea Alarcón is speaking out for the first time amid an ongoing child endangerment investigation by police.
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