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La Cañada boys basketball reaches tourney semifinals – The Whittier Daily News

By KONE 15 | December 14, 2017 9:27:25 pm | 0 Comments

La Canada’s Patric Panoosi (23) shoots against Bonita in the first half of the La Canada Basketball Tournament prep basketball game at La Canada High School on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) La Canada’s Ryan Graves (33) shoots against Bonita in the first half of the La Canada Basketball Tournament…

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Mayor's Fund releases 2016 spending report – Los Angeles Times

By KONE 15 | December 14, 2017 11:02:33 pm | 0 Comments

A nonprofit created by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti to fund local civic programs slowed fundraising efforts in its third year and sped up spending, according to tax records set to be filed Friday with the federal government. The Mayor’s Fund for Los Angeles raised $3.4 million and spent $8 million in the 2016-2017 fiscal…

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Nearly 100 firefighters and a water-dropping helicopter tackle brush fire near Occidental College – Los Angeles Times

By KONE 15 | December 14, 2017 9:40:00 pm | 0 Comments

Nealry a hundred Los Angeles firefighters, along with a water-dropping helicopter, swarmed a brush fire late Thursday in the hilly terrain above Occidental College in Eagle Rock. The blaze began shortly after 10 p.m. off North Campus Road and quickly consumed five acres, according to Los Angeles Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart. The department sent…

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Sports Roundup: Ataya propels Crescenta Valley girls' soccer past Glendale – Los Angeles Times

By KONE 15 | December 14, 2017 8:05:00 pm | 0 Comments

GIRLS’ SOCCER Crescenta Valley 2, Glendale 1: Crescenta Valley received two goals from Chloe Ataya to pick up a Pacific League road win Thursday. The Falcons improved to 2-2-2, 2-0 in league. Glendale (3-3-1, 0-2 in league) got a goal from Sophia Noriega. BOYS’ SOCCER St. Francis 4, Village Christian 0: Ian Odermatt and Colton…

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Spark of Love brings toys to Boyle Heights school – KABC-TV

By KONE 15 | December 14, 2017 8:03:10 pm | 0 Comments

BOYLE HEIGHTS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — This Spark of Love story comes from First Street Elementary School in Los Angeles. The kids there celebrated a kind of Christmas morning thanks to quite a few firefighters and Santa. As kids gathered happily for the cameras, firefighter Eddie Marez said, “We feel like Santa Claus, you know,…

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City Seeking Artists for 2018 Solo Exhibits – SCVNEWS.com

By KONE 15 | December 14, 2017 6:45:49 pm | 0 Comments

The city of Santa Clarita Arts and Events division is currently seeking proposals for solo exhibits for 2018 in the gallery space at The MAIN, the City’s newest arts venue in Old Town Newhall. Established and emerging visual artists/creatives are encouraged to apply. All visual arts media are eligible for consideration. Selected artists will exhibit…

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ICE broke US law during South LA raid, ACLU argues – MyNewsLA.com

By KONE 15 | December 14, 2017 8:39:00 pm | 0 Comments

Share this article: Juan Hernandez (right) being arrested by an ICE agent. Photo: ACLU Civil rights attorneys filed court papers Thursday in hopes of stopping deportation proceedings against a South Los Angeles auto mechanic caught up in an allegedly warrantless immigration raid at the garage where he works. During the Sept. 25 raid by U.S.…

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Do Hollywood's sexual predators deserve the artistic death penalty? – USA TODAY

By KONE 15 | December 14, 2017 11:15:16 pm | 0 Comments

Women are finally getting justice, but that doesn’t mean we must erase all art created by flawed people. We can separate the art from the artist. Woody Allen.(Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris, Getty Images) In my early teens, I picked up a dog-eared copy of Woody Allen’s book Side Effects and immediately imagined a future as a writer. I…

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