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  • Candidate for Bell City Council dies days before election

     
    Miguel Alejandro Sanchez, a longtime Bell resident and candidate for the City Council, has died. He was 34. Sanchez was pronounced dead Friday afternoon from complications of an unknown illness at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, according to the...
  • Powerful winds expected to subside across Southern California on Tuesday

     
    Strong winds buffeting Southern California are expected to diminish Tuesday morning but not before powerful nighttime gusts continue sweeping across parts of the region, the National Weather Service said. The agency said Monday night that damaging winds...
  • LAPD seeks information in deadly Watts shooting

     
    Los Angeles police were seeking the public's help Monday after a shooting in Watts left one man dead and a woman critically wounded. The two were sitting inside a parked vehicle in the 2200 block of East 105th Street last......
  • Deputies raid Ventura county cockfighting arena, find dead animals and euthanize aggressive gamecocks

     
    Authorities in Ventura County were searching Monday for suspects who escaped after deputies raided a blood-splattered cockfighting arena where dozens of animals were being exploited in violent contests. Deputies found 16 dead animals strewn near two rings...
  • Legislature passes emergency law to seat new Bell City Council [Updated]

     
    An emergency law that will allow the new Bell City Council to be seated passed the Assembly unanimously Monday and is awaiting Gov. Jerry Brown's signature. Pedro Carrillo, Bell's interim chief administrative officer, said he expects that the city clerk.....
  • Bell is Broke and Nearly Bankrupt, Audit Finds

    Bell is Broke and Nearly Bankrupt, Audit Finds
    LOS ANGELES -- The city of Bell is broke and on the brink of bankruptcy after years of corruption and paying hefty salaries and pensions for top Bell officials, according to a review of the city's books that Los Angeles County officials released on...
  • Bell scandal could reach La Cañada

    La Cañada Flintridge is not in the same liability pool as the city of Bell, officials said this week, but nevertheless could be responsible for financing a portion of bloated pensions of former Bell employees because of complicated mathematical overlaps...
  • Mailbag: Smaller trash cans should equal price cut

    Last week, the refuse collector for my neighborhood destroyed my trash can while dumping my trash. I called the Public Works Department to get another one. Simple problem, or so I thought. When the can arrived, I realized that it was a new design and...
  • Gatto introduces bill to ease pension burden following Bell scandal

    Glendale and other cities bearing some of the pension burden for the city of Bell's excessive salaries could get relief from legislation introduced in Sacramento late Tuesday. The bill, introduced by Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake), would force...
  • Mailbag: 'Green' definition needs clarity

    'Green' definition needs clarity For too long now you have been misleading some of your readers who can't see through the fallacy that solar panels alone make you "green." No sincere, educated person would classify someone powering their inefficient,...
  • Bell Residents Hit with Over $621,000 in Illegal Sewer Fees

    Bell Residents Hit with Over $621,000 in Illegal Sewer Fees
    BELL -- A new report says property owners in the City of Bell overpaid hundreds of thousands of dollars in sewer fees. This is just the latest grievance for Bell residents, who are already furious about the inflated salaries of city officials and high...
  • Bell City Council Meeting Canceled When Only 1 Member Shows

    Bell City Council Meeting Canceled When Only 1 Member Shows
    BELL ( KTLA) -- The Bell city council meeting was canceled Monday night when the scandal-plagued city leaders were unable to form a quorum following the resignation of one council member and the failure of another to make bail as he sits behind bars. The...