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  • Twelve Oaks sale falls apart

    Twelve Oaks sale falls apart
    A Santa Monica developer that had planned to purchase a La Crescenta senior-assisted living facility and displace about 50 residents has pulled out of the deal.  “We were in talks with the [property owner]. Unfortunately, we’re no longer...
  • Video: Police probe earlier Silver Lake assault in Gatto investigation

    Video: Police probe earlier Silver Lake assault in Gatto investigation
    L.A. police are investigating whether the fatal shooting of artist Joseph Gatto, the father of a state assemblyman, is tied to an assault earlier in the week in Silver Lake. Joseph Gatto’s daughter found him at his Silver Lake home Wednesday...
  • Joseph Gatto funeral services set as homicide probe continues

    A funeral mass for Joseph Gatto -- the retired teacher, artist and father of a state assemblyman found shot to death last week in his Silver Lake home -- has been scheduled for Nov. 25, his son's office announced Monday. The public service is set for 10...
  • Shooting death of Assemblyman Gatto's dad jolts L.A. neighborhood

    Shooting death of Assemblyman Gatto's dad jolts L.A. neighborhood
    The shooting death of Assemblyman Mike Gatto's father in their Silver Lake home Wednesday jolted an otherwise safe neighborhood as residents awoke to find the area swarming with police. Among them was L.A. City Councilman Tom LaBonge, who told The Times...
  • California assemblyman's father killed in L.A. home; witnesses sought

    California assemblyman's father killed in L.A. home; witnesses sought
    Investigators Thursday were scouring the Silver Lake neighborhood where the father of Assemblyman Mike Gatto was found shot to death in the family's home the night before. Joseph Gatto, 78, was found dead and slumped over a desk at the home in the...
  • After assemblyman's dad killed, L.A. councilman got 'frantic' call

    After assemblyman's dad killed, L.A. councilman got 'frantic' call
    In the moments after Assemblyman Mike Gatto learned that his father had been shot to death in a family home in Silver Lake on Wednesday night, the Democrat put in frantic a call to a longtime friend. Los Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino, a former...
  • Joseph Gatto remembered as inspiring teacher: 'All he did was give'

    Joseph Gatto remembered as inspiring teacher: 'All he did was give'
    Former students of longtime art teacher Joseph Gatto said they were stunned and saddened by news of his fatal shooting and are having difficulty understanding how their beloved mentor met such a violent death. Gatto, the father of state Assemblyman Mike...
  • Governor, lawmakers offer condolences after Gatto's father is killed

    SACRAMENTO -- Gov. Jerry Brown and lawmakers from both parties offered condolences and support Thursday to Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles), whose father was found shot to death in a family home last night. Brown said in a brief statement that...
  • Glendale Police Department settles racial profiling case with three Latino students

    Three Latino students who sued the Glendale Police Department alleging racial profiling have settled for $2,500, according to court documents released this week. Negotiations continue with the Glendale Unified School District, which is a co-defendant...
  • Artists, students call Joseph Gatto 'great educator of the arts'

    Artists, students call Joseph Gatto 'great educator of the arts'
    Artists and art students from around Greater Los Angeles remembered art teacher Joseph Gatto, who was found shot to death in his Silver Lake home, as a great educator and promoter of the arts. Artist Robert Vargas, who did the mural in downtown L.A....
  • Ron Kaye: Mike Gatto and the condom measure

    Ron Kaye: Mike Gatto and the condom measure
    Mike Gatto is a clever fellow. But like a lot of smart guys, he's sometimes too clever for his own good. A case in point came a week ago when the AIDS Healthcare Foundation denounced the assemblyman as "a pornographer's best friend" for blocking...
  • On the Town: Burbank high school's jazz ensemble keeps things cool

    On the Town: Burbank high school's jazz ensemble keeps things cool
    Perhaps it was the mix of cool jazz and hot salsa that pushed aside the recent heat spell and made for a perfect late-summer evening as John Burroughs High School's Instrumental Music Assn. presented its annual Salsa Under the Stars fundraiser last week....