Eli Broad, Philanthropist Who Helped Reshape LA, Dies at 87Eli Broad, a self-made billionaire entrepreneur and philanthropist who used his wealth to reshape the cultural landscape of Los Angeles, died Friday. He was 87.
Grand Avenue Project Breaks Ground, Expected To Generate 10K New JobsArchitect Frank Gehry, billionaire philanthropist Eli Broad and civic leaders on Monday held a ceremonial groundbreaking for The Grand, a long-delayed massive development on Grand Avenue in downtown Los Angeles.
Joe Biden In Town To Campaign For Dianne Feinstein, OC Democratic ChallengersFormer Vice President Joe Biden is in Southern California this week for a couple of fundraisers and a political rally.
LA Philanthropist Eli Broad To RetirePhilanthropist Eli Broad announced his retirement today.
Guide To Los Angeles' Broad MuseumThe newly opened Broad Museum is a must for any Angeleno that loves architecture, art and culture.
Teachers Union Protests Eli Broad's Charter School Plan At Art Museum OpeningProtesters on Sunday morning gathered outside Eli Broad's new $140 million contemporary art museum to call on the billionaire to halt plans to back a charter school plan that could enroll half of the students in the Los Angeles Unified School District.
The Broad, LA's Latest Museum, Remakes City's Art SceneWhen he arrived in Los Angeles more than 50 years ago, Eli Broad once said, he found himself in a city without a cultural center. So the billionaire arts patron decided to build one.
State Superintendent's Race Features Differing Visions For SchoolsThe future direction of California’s public schools will be decided in the Nov. 4 race for state superintendent of public instruction, which pits incumbent Tom Torlakson against challenger Marshall Tuck.
Mayor Garcetti, Businessman Eli Broad Defend Wage Plan: 'This Is The Way Forward'After Mayor Eric Garcetti announced his hopes of increasing LA's minimum wage over the next three years, the plan was met with large amounts of both support and opposition.
Billionaire Eli Broad Says His $140M LA Museum Will Be FreeFor years Eli Broad has said he wants to make his vast collection of contemporary art accessible to the largest number of people possible.
KFWB On Your Corner: Eli Broad There's one man who, perhaps more than any other, has put his signature mark on the city.
Billionaire Unveils Design Of Downtown LA MuseumBillionaire Eli Broad's planned downtown contemporary art museum, which will showcase his 2,000-piece collection that includes works by Salvador Dali and Joan Miro, is a three-story, $130 million honeycomb structure that will be known simply as Broad.
Charities Bail Out Cash-Strapped LA Charter SchoolsFormer mayor Richard Riordan and the Eli Broad foundation are among donors who have contributed millions to keep afloat the 15 inner-city campuses of ICEF Public Schools.