Is It Time for CD10 to Follow the Lead of Other Council Districts?

Is It Time for CD10 to Follow the Lead of Other Council Districts?Will CD10 residents get on board with the shake up happening in districts around the city?Councilmember-Elect Eunisses Hernandez Wants to Shake Up L.A. City Hall JESSICA GOODHEART   22 AUGUST 2022   Reprinted with permission from CityWatchLA Originally published in Capital & Main LA POLITICS - Eunisses Hernandez’s toppling of Los Angeles City…

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Jan Perry for Congress!

Jan Perry for Congress!The Neighborhood News gives Jan Perry a hearty endorsement!Her back story will inspire you...Los Angeles, Calif.  Former Los Angeles City Councilwoman Jan Perry, recently declared her candidacy for the United States Congress to fill the seat vacated by Representative Karen Bass.The newly drawn 37th Congressional District includes…

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Record Revenues Save LA's Budget

Record Revenues Save LA's BudgetJACK HUMPHREVILLE   28 APRIL 2022Reprinted from CITYWATCH LALA WATCHDOG - In early March, the prospects for the City’s budget for the upcoming fiscal year (2022-23) were not promising.The Federal government would not be continuing with its $640 million cash infusion pursuant to the American Rescue Plan.  This would require…

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LA Getting Ready to Drop the Hammer on Short Term Rentals and Non-Compliant Airbnbs

LA Getting Ready to Drop the Hammer on Short Term Rentals and Non-Compliant AirbnbsLA City Council seeks enforcement against illegal short-term rentals and non-compliant AirbnbsA study found a third of L.A.'s advertised short-term rental listings have been illegal since the ordinance went into effectLOS ANGELES (CNS) -- The Los Angeles City Council approved a motion Friday aimed at strengthening enforcement of…

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The End Of Gas Powered Leaf Blowers is Nigh.

The End Of Gas Powered Leaf Blowers is Nigh.Gas-powered leaf blowers face a moment of reckoning David Knowles  Senior Editor YAHOO News February 3, 2022·5 min readALTADENA, Calif. — With the Omicron variant of the coronavirus still circulating, six friends gathered last Saturday for an outdoor brunch on the patio of a house in Los Angeles County. But as the meal…

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Pimp Daddies Run LA Conservatorships Court

Pimp Daddies Run LA Conservatorships CourtReprinted with permission from Citywatch LAOriginally published 15 NOVEMBER 2021A VIEW FROM HERE - The Los Angeles Conservatorship Court set Britney Spears free for one reason – to protect itself from additional public scrutiny. In Los Angeles, conservatorships are handled by the Probate Court.  Other states have different names for the…

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LA’S CORRUPT CITY COUNCIL:  NO REFORMS DESPITE  JOSE HUIZAR INDICTMENTReprinted with permission from CityWatch LALA WATCHDOG--On Thursday, a federal grand jury threw the book on Councilman Jose Huizar, returning a 34-count indictment on “charges that he lead a criminal enterprise where he used his powerful position at City Hall to enrich himself and his close associates, and unlawfully gave…

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DOGNAPPING ON THE RISEDogs are being stolen out of cars, yards, off sidewalks and even out of shelters at an alarming rate, according to the American Kennel Club. “It only takes a minute for a theft to occur,” American Kennel Club spokeswoman Lisa Peterson told CBS 2's Dave Carlin.Making any pet owner…

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WHOSE INTERESTS ARE BEING PROTECTED AT CITY HALL? As a resident of CD10, I keep witnessing how we, the people, the voters, the residents, are getting left behind. I see mega developments come into my district and push out long-time residents. When a mega development moved in, my friend’s rent went from $1,600 to $1,900.  She moved…

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Cash For Keys. Illegal Renter Buyouts

Cash For Keys. Illegal Renter BuyoutsMike just bought a 10-unit apartment building in Echo Park from the Garcias, owners since 1988. All 10 of the rent-stabilized, one-bedroom units were occupied at the time of sale by long-term tenants carrying over existing leases, most of who’ve been living there for over a decade. But Mike wants…

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