Eric Garcetti ran a smart campaign. But what kind of mayor will he be?
As mayor, he should try to end the conflict with the Owens Valley.
The ouster of a Watts principal is wrenching but hardly surprising. Parents lack patience for incremental improvement.
Federal oversight through a consent decree has ended. The department, sometimes grudgingly but with increasing determination, gradually embraced the reforms it once resented.
She has devoted much of her career to serving and improving Los Angeles. But she ran a lousy campaign for mayor.
The office of mayor often enlarges the winner. Will it do so again with Garcetti or Greuel?