Group Fights To Save Culver City Ice Rink From ClosureSave Culver Ice is leading the crusade to salvage the Culver City Ice Arena, which has been a fixture of the community for more than 50 years.
Historic Armenian Rug At Heart Of Complaint By Valley CongressmenA San Fernando Valley lawmaker wants the White House to put a rug woven by Armenian orphans and given to President Calvin Coolidge nearly a century ago on public display.
Starbucks Asks Customers To Sign Petition Calling For End Of Gov. ShutdownThe world's biggest coffee chain said Thursday that it will ask customers and businesses to sign a petition calling for an end to the partial government shutdown that has forced hundreds of thousands of federal workers off the job.
Petition Drive To Recall San Diego Mayor BeginsThe effort to recall San Diego's embattled mayor is kicking off in the nation's eighth-largest city Sunday, one day before Bob Filner is set to return to work at City Hall after undergoing behavior therapy.
LA Urged To Sever Sister-City Relationship With St. Petersburg Amid Recently Passed Anti-Gay LawsThe city of Los Angeles is being urged to sever its sister-city relationship with St. Petersburg amid recently passed anti-gay laws in Russia.
Second Recall Effort Launched Against San Diego MayorOpponents of San Diego Mayor Bob Filner launched a second recall effort against the mayor Monday, in the wake of accusations from seven women of sexual harassment.
Activists Warn Rumored Sale To Turn LA Times Into 'Another Fox News'Members of MoveOn.org and other protesters are warning the owners of the Los Angeles Times not to sell the newspaper to "political propagandists".
2 OC Cities Fight Over Potential Fire Ring BanA meeting Thursday will help determine the fate of fire rings on two popular Orange County beaches.
Cardinal Mahony Visits Vatican, Will Participate In Conclave Despite PetitionLos Angeles Cardinal Roger Mahony was in Rome Thursday despite protestors' calls for him to abstain from taking part in Pope Benedict XVI’s farewell and the upcoming conclave.
Group Doesn't Want Cardinal Mahony To Help Pick Next PopeSome local Catholics don't feel Cardinal Roger Mahony should be able to participate in the upcoming papal conclave in Rome.
LAUSD Receives 'Parent Trigger' Petition From Parents Demanding Change At LA Elementary SchoolDozens of parents delivered a “Parent Trigger” petition Thursday to the Los Angeles Unified School District demanding a change at their children’s elementary school.
SEIU Worker Sought Fake Names To Sabotage LA Pension SwitchFormer Mayor Richard Riordan says he has evidence that a low-level union member is behind an alleged illegal counter-campaign against his effort to change pensions plans for newly-hired public employees.
SoCal Target Worker’s Petition Against Thanksgiving Hours Goes ViralWe’ve all heard of black Friday, but this year, Target stores are opening their doors at 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving.
LA City Clerk Approves Medical Marijuana PetitionThe Los Angeles City Clerk has approved a petition that aims to get a question on next May's ballot asking voters to limit medical marijuana dispensaries in the city.
West Hills Mom Leads Fight Against Strip Club Billboards A San Fernando Valley woman is the driving force behind a campaign to prohibit strip clubs from advertising on billboards.