| Jul 20, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Friday, July 20, 2012. A Glendale city councilman was shocked when he learned last week that he was kicked off the Metrolink board of directors.
Ara Najarian told the Times he was replaced "without any warning." He even...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, August 15. The Los Angeles City Council showed support Tuesday for a bill that would curb helicopter noise, an issue that residents have recently complained about.
The bill would direct the Federal Aviation...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Friday, August 17. Comic book characters are a hot commodity in the film industry.
"The Avengers," "The Amazing Spider-Man" and the "Dark Knight Rises" were some of the top-grossing films of 2012, according to the L.A....
| Mar 2, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Just days before Burbank voters went to the polls, Mike Gatto was the star attraction for a Napa Valley retreat at a five-star hotel where, for $5,000 each, guests could schmooze with the assemblyman and four of his legislative pals.
The event was...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) and the Los Angeles Congressional delegation urged the National Park Service on Wednesday to make sure its proposed plan to place the so-called Rim of the Valley in the national parks system incorporates both urban...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) joined California Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer in introducing legislation on Monday to try and provide Los Angeles County residents a respite from helicopter noise.
The Los Angeles Residential Helicopter Noise...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 8:02 AM
The Capitol Hill news organization Roll Call has the inside story about how U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Boca Raton, out-maneuvered a more senior Democrat for the party's top spot on a key subcommittee of the Foreign Affairs Committee.
On Tuesday, he was...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, October 3. A senior housing center that allows residents to express their artistic side is almost ready to open.
NoHo Senior Arts Colony includes a theater and art classes for those over 62 years old,...
| Oct 13, 2010
Under intense questioning by House members, the former U.S. Forest Service commander who led the initial attack on last year's Station fire conceded Tuesday that a "window of opportunity" to contain the flames was lost when aircraft arrived two hours late...
| Dec 17, 2011
A federal inquiry has concluded that the U.S. Forest Service failed to use all the aircraft that might have been available during the critical early hours of the 2009 Station fire, but the findings left unanswered key questions of why the planes and...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 4:39 PM
The Brad Sherman campaign raised questions about a super PAC's using the same consultant as the Berman campaign, saying that was evidence of possible illegal collusion. A Berman spokesman said the campaign no longer uses the consultant....
| Apr 12, 2012
| 9:39 PM
The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Assn. has endorsed Susan Shelley, one of three Republicans in an election contest dominated by Democratic Reps. Brad Sherman and Howard Berman. Two other Republicans, another Democrat and a Green Party member also are on the...