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Essential California: Why sheriffs don't completely cooperate with ICE – Los Angeles Times

March 31, 2017 4:40:20 am | 0 Comments

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Friday, March 31, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES Sheriffs standing up to the Trump administration Some sheriffs in California are more than willing to give Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents unfettered access to their jails. Others are happy to share pertinent information.…

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Locals learn the latest on high-speed rail LA-to-Anaheim section – OCRegister

March 30, 2017 8:43:55 pm | 0 Comments

News March 30, 2017 Updated 9:45 p.m. View slideshow People gather before the start of a community meeting on the California High-Speed Rail Authority Los Angeles to Anaheim Project section at Southern California Institute of Architecture in Los Angeles on Thursday, March 30, 2017. (Photo by Ed Crisostomo, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) By JESSICA KWONG…

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At HiFi's new 333B, studios rent for over $2000 – Curbed LA

March 30, 2017 2:13:38 pm | 0 Comments

A new apartment complex in Historic Filipinotown is leasing units starting at just over $2,000 for a studio, according to Eastsider LA, which first spotted the pricing information for the 69-unit apartment complex. The wedge-shaped complex, called 333B, is adjacent to the famous HiFi Giraffe sign. According to 333B’s website, rent for a 494-square-foot studio…

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Things to do this weekend in Los Angeles: March 31-April 2 – Time Out Los Angeles (blog)

March 30, 2017 2:02:17 pm | 0 Comments

We curate an L.A. weekend itinerary of the city’s best concerts, culture and cuisine, every week, just for you. Friday Start your weekend in the interior of Downtown’s whimsical literary sanctuary, the Last Bookstore. The space practically begs for a regular stage show, and comedians Ever Mainard and Caitlin Bergh fill that void with the Last Book…

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On the field and in the classroom, these guys score – Los Angeles Times

March 30, 2017 12:10:00 pm | 0 Comments

When you’re down, disillusioned or questioning whether education can make a difference, think of Jordan Blackman, a 17-year-old senior at Panorama City St. Genevieve. In May, he will graduate with a 4.83 grade-point average. He’s the student body president, the football team’s standout defensive back and is headed to the U.S. Military Academy at West…

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New York City's Famed Apotheke Cocktail Bar Opening in Northern DTLA – Eater LA

March 30, 2017 9:15:40 am | 0 Comments

Watch out Downtown Los Angeles, because the next semi-industrial section to get developed is the stretch just above Chinatown. New York City’s well known and beloved cocktail bar Apotheke, with an old time, almost medicinal approach to drink craft, is opening along North Spring Street according to a recent ABC notice. The evidence is pretty…

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Video shows LA deputy ignoring gunshot call to speak to woman – KABC-TV

March 29, 2017 7:14:12 pm | 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy is under investigation after a video shows him appearing to ignore a gunshot call to record a video to a female friend. In the video, Deputy Jeremy Fennell is sitting in his department cruiser as a dispatch call comes over the radio about a shooting…

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An Iconic LA Thai Restaurant Passes the Generational Torch – Eater LA

March 29, 2017 2:25:27 pm | 0 Comments

The saying goes that if you love something, you let it go — and if it comes back, it’s yours forever. So, when you say a family is unified in their “love” for a restaurant, it can be a throwaway line on an episode of Kitchen Nightmares. Conversely, it can be what the Asapahu family…

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Los Angeles rent comparison: What $2100 rents you right now – Curbed LA

March 29, 2017 1:52:04 pm | 0 Comments

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA ‘hoods. We’ve found five rental listings within $100 of today’s price: $2,100. ↑ This Pico-Robertson two-bedroom apartment is just a few blocks south of Pico and Robertson. The upper-floor corner unit has real hardwood…

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Imagining Downtown LA's skyline in 2030 – Curbed LA

March 29, 2017 12:49:00 pm | 0 Comments

There are so many tall buildings in the works in Downtown LA that it’s hard to keep track of them, let alone imagine how they might appear in the skyline when they’re all complete. But a new rendering from creative agency Visualhouse makes it easier to envision how projects such as Oceanwide Plaza, Metropolis, Olympia,…

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