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Los Angeles Bus Service Declined as Rail Expanded – Streetsblog Los Angeles (blog)

August 23, 2017 1:13:35 pm | 0 Comments

By now there’s a firmly established genre of media coverage about the transformation of Los Angeles from America’s freeway capital to a 21st century transit city. It’s an appealing narrative: The poster child for car-centric urban sprawl learning to embrace trains, buses, and walking. And it’s grounded in major victories at the ballot box, where Angelenos…

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215-unit luxury apartment complex be largest development in Placentia in years, could spark more – OCRegister

August 23, 2017 12:57:00 pm | 0 Comments

The largest apartment complex proposed in Placentia in years is expected to spark more interest in building housing in the city’s older industrial area; the project has cleared the first hurdle for city approval. The Planning Commission recently approved the five-story, luxury apartment complex on 2.95 acres of Crowther Avenue where the Boys & Girls…

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Glendora Housing Market Increases Pending Sales, Report Says –

August 23, 2017 12:41:52 pm | 0 Comments

GLENDORA, CA — If you browse, you’ll see the many gorgeous San Gabriel Valley Properties available for purchase in late August. With signs sprouting up in the soCal sun, it doesn’t look like the real estate market is slowing. That fact is confirmed in recent reports. The housing market in southern California was the…

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LA apartments: What $2800 rents you right now – Curbed LA

August 23, 2017 11:45:00 am | 0 Comments

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA ‘hoods. Today, we’ve found five rentals within $100 of today’s price: $2,800. This one-bedroom in Mid-Wilshire is in one of those cool apartment buildings that looks like a little castle. Walking distance from the…

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Sentence handed down to California man who murdered his 5-year-old son – The Mercury News

August 23, 2017 10:55:00 am | 0 Comments

ALHAMBRA – A South Pasadena man was sentenced Wednesday to 25 years to life in prison for the murder of his 5-year-old son and namesake. Aramazd Andressian Sr. during an appearance at Alhambra Superior Court on Wednesday. A tearful mother, Ana Estevez, didn’t mince words in a statement to the court. “I pity you. You…

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Free museum admission day announced for Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA – Los Angeles Times

August 23, 2017 9:50:00 am | 0 Comments

Free admission: It’s coming for one day to more than 50 museums across Southern California as part of the upcoming Pacific Standard Time exhibitions. PST: LA/LA, which will explore Latin American and Latino art here and beyond through four months of exhibitions, public events and performances at SoCal museums, has its official launch party on…

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With the rise of USC Village comes a community left in limbo – Daily Trojan Online

August 23, 2017 9:15:10 am | 0 Comments

Shideh Ghandeharizadeh | Daily Trojan When the University announced the construction of the USC Village in 2011, it made no shortage of promises. These promises included a range of student housing options to help address skyrocketing rents in the community, the creation of thousands of jobs for South Los Angeles residents and “a wide range…

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First-day jitters, excitement at Las Lomas Elementary School in La Habra – OCRegister

August 23, 2017 8:33:00 am | 0 Comments

As kindergarten students walked onto campus Monday morning, some clung a bit more tightly to their parents. Others were ready to break away for the first day of school. Grandpa Peter takes a picture of his granddaughter Lilla Schwartz, 4, who is starting TK (Transitional Kindergarten), her father Ryan and mom April at Las Lomas…

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South Pasadena Father To Be Sentenced Wednesday For Killing Son – CBS Los Angeles

August 23, 2017 6:31:00 am | 0 Comments

ALHAMBRA ( — A South Pasadena man who pleaded guilty to first-degree murder for killing his 5-year-old son and burying his body in Santa Barbara County will be sentenced Wednesday. Aramazd Andressian Sr. at his plea hearing. Aug. 1, 2017. (CBS2) Aramazd Andressian Sr. is facing 25 years to life in state prison for the…

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South Pasadena father to be sentenced in 5-year-old son's killing – KABC-TV

August 23, 2017 6:22:00 am | 0 Comments

ALHAMBRA, Calif. (KABC) — A South Pasadena father, who admitted to killing his 5-year old son amid a bitter custody battle with his estranged wife, is set to be sentenced on Wednesday. Aramazd Andressian Sr. faces a maximum sentence of 25 years to life in prison. The 35-year-old pleaded guilty earlier this month to first-degree…

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