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Hermosa Beach City School District faces lawsuit over North School construction – Beach Reporter

August 23, 2017 10:41:14 am | 0 Comments

Claiming the Hermosa Beach City School District is improperly using funds from the $59 million school bond passed in June 2016, a newly formed taxpayer watchdog group filed a complaint in Los Angeles Superior Court last week seeking a temporary injunction in demolishing and rebuilding North School. The Hermosa Beach Taxpayers Association and plaintiff Blair…

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Los Angeles Boy, 13, Allegedly Caught Driving With 25 Pounds of Meth During Traffic Stop in Colorado – KTLA

August 23, 2017 10:21:57 am | 0 Comments

Packages of the alleged drugs are seen in a photo released by the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office. × Los Angeles Boy, 13, Allegedly Caught Driving With 25 Pounds of Meth During Traffic Stop in Colorado Packages of the alleged drugs are seen in a photo released by the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office. A 13-year-old boy from…

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Octopus Takes Romantic Stroll On The Pier: WATCH – Patch.com

August 23, 2017 10:13:21 am | 0 Comments

REDONDO BEACH, CA – Polly’s on the Pier caught a sassy cephalopods strolling down the pier, looking for the nearest exit back to sea. The octopus slinks down the boardwalk, feeling around for an opening, and eventually squeezes it’s way through a crack in the wood. It seems like Redondo Beach residents were happy to…

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Suspect flees cops, crashes BMW in Torrance; Accused of offering drugs in restaurant – MyNewsLA.com

August 23, 2017 9:29:59 am | 0 Comments

Share this article: A man in his 20s suspected of offering narcotics to patrons inside a Torrance restaurant was critically injured Wednesday when he was ejected from a BMW after crashing into a power pole and fire hydrant while fleeing police. Photo via OnScene.TV. A man in his 20s suspected of offering narcotics to patrons…

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Two of three Hermosa Beach City Council incumbents seek another term – Beach Reporter

August 23, 2017 8:52:56 am | 0 Comments

Two of three incumbents will be running for reelection on November 7 to fill three vacant Hermosa Beach City Council seats. Five candidates have filed papers, including a former mayor, opposing the incumbents. Stacey Armato and Hany Fangary will seek the five-year term, but Carolyn Petty declined to run again. Petty said she wanted to…

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Beach cities crime report – Beach Reporter

August 23, 2017 8:45:10 am | 0 Comments

Manhattan Beach Burglary On Aug. 10, an unknown suspect(s) smashed the window to a residence in the 1400 block of 6th Street. There was no loss. Someone stole a bicycle from a residential garage in the 400 block of Marine Place overnight on Aug. 14. A vacuum and drill were stolen from an open garage in…

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Backpack Left At Traffic Stop Detonated In Sun Valley – CBS Los Angeles

August 23, 2017 7:13:58 am | 0 Comments

SUN VALLEY (CBSLA.com) — A suspicious backpack left behind after a traffic stop Tuesday in Sun Valley was detonated by a bomb squad. The Los Angeles police bomb squad was dispatched after officers pulled over a vehicle at about 2 a.m. in the area of the Sunland Boulevard and the northbound Golden State (5) Freeway, and…

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Driver Critical After Crashing Into Power Pole, Fire Hydrant While Fleeing From Police in Torrance – KTLA

August 23, 2017 6:53:37 am | 0 Comments

A driver is in critical condition Wednesday after crashing into a power pole and a fire hydrant while attempting to flee from police in Torrance. A badly damaged vehicle is seen following a pursuit in Torrance on Aug. 23, 2017. (Credit: KTLA) The incident began when police received a call about a disturbance at a…

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It Now Costs $1671 for Permission to Film a Porno – L.A. Weekly

August 23, 2017 6:06:17 am | 0 Comments

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 7:01 a.m. A porn set in Greater Los Angeles Gustavo Turner In 2012 L.A. voters approved Measure B, which mandates condom use in adult video. But it has taken until now for county officials to be able to fully implement the law, mostly as a result of a court battle…

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Sepulveda Boulevard closed by major crash after Torrance police chase – The Daily Breeze

August 23, 2017 6:04:36 am | 0 Comments

A major Torrance street was shut down this morning while police investigated a crash involving a man who reportedly offered drugs to patrons at a popular restaurant and sped away from officers at high speed, authorities said. Sepulveda Boulevard was closed indefinitely in both directions between Border and Western avenues. The unidentified man, whose 1984…

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