A $32-million promenade has opened in San Pedro in what port officials view as a key step in creating a vibrant Los Angeles waterfront. Downtown Harbor and Town Square replaces a parking lot at the Port of Los Angeles with new public docks for recreational boaters and wooden walkways for strolling along the inlet. The promenade — off Harbor Boulevard between 5th and 6th streets — will host festivals, concerts and movie nights while providing a link between downtown San Pedro and the harbor. "It brings the water closer to the people," said Los Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino, who represents the area. The 1.2-acre project is part of a broader vision for an extensive waterfront where...
A $32-million promenade has opened in San Pedro in what port officials view as a key step in creating a vibrant Los Angeles waterfront.
Downtown Harbor and Town Square replaces a parking lot at the Port of Los Angeles with new public docks...
Retailers are rushing goods into the nation's ports, fearful labor strife may arrive on the docks and affect the busy holiday season, a trade group said.
The powerful longshoremen’s union is negotiating a new contract for its nearly...
More than 120 truck drivers at the Los Angeles and Long Beach ports walked off the job Monday morning, organizers said, launching an indefinite protest against what they say are widespread workplace violations.
The picket lines are the...
Let's say you were to approach a teenager in greater Los Angeles and offer this deal:
How would you like to give up your Saturdays for the next 18 weeks, agree to do as you're told without exception, attempt one physical and mental challenge...
Los Angeles officials announced Thursday that they had confiscated slightly more than one ton of illegal fireworks as part of a regional crackdown before Fourth of July celebrations.
The amount of seized fireworks rose as authorities worked...
The Los Angeles Community College District board of trustees appointed new presidents at three campuses earlier this week.
On Wednesday, the board voted unanimously to name Linda D. Rose as the new president of Los Angeles Southwest...
California cities — especially those in the Central Valley — topped the list of metropolitan areas with the highest automobile theft rates last year, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau.
Bakersfield topped the...
The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved a new executive director for the Port of Los Angeles, one of the nation's largest seaports that has been without permanent leadership since late last year.
Gene Seroka, a...
It took nine innings, but Port of Los Angeles finally won the City Section Division III baseball championship on Monday at USC, defeating Fulton Prep, 3-2.
The winning run came home on a ground ball and late throw to home plate.
The number of Chinese travelers passing through the Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel has swelled 15% since the property was purchased in November by a Chinese real estate developer.
The new owner, a subsidiary of Shenzen Hazens Real Estate...
Chatsworth 3, Palisades 2
Birmingham 3, Narbonne 1
Championship, Saturday, 1 p.m. at Dodger Stadium
#5 Chatsworth vs. #6 Birmingham
El Camino Real 15, Eagle Rock 0
Chatsworth 15, Granada Hills 4
Port of Los Angeles 4, Sun Valley Poly 0
Carson 3, San Fernando 2
Luis Soto hit a two-run home run in the first inning and threw six innings on the mound to help Fulton Prep defeat Animo Venice, 6-5, in a City Section Division III semifinal baseball game. He finished with two hits and three RBIs.
Second round, Wednesday
El Camino Real 9, Verdugo Hills 0
Palisades 5, Sylmar 4
Chatsworth 17, North Hollywood 1
Wilmington Banning 4, Taft 2
Granada Hills Kennedy 6, Los...
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Tuesday nominated a veteran shipping company executive to become director of the Port of Los Angeles, the nation's busiest harbor for container cargo.
If approved by the City Council, Gene Seroka, 49,...
Chatsworth 2, El Camino Real 1 (12)
Carson 2, Port of Los Angeles 0
First round, Tuesday
Narbonne 4, Los Angeles Marshall 0
Granada Hills 15, Garfield 0
Lincoln 9, Cleveland 1
Bell 11, Venice 0
Second round, Thursday, 3...
Second round, Tuesday
Granada Hills d. Narbonne, 25-19, 25-21, 25-8
South Gate d. San Pedro, 21-25, 25-19, 25-20, 14-25, 15-4
Taft d. Van Nuys, 25-18, 25-10, 27-29, 25-18...
Granada Hills d. Palisades, 25-19, 25-22, 25-19
Carson d. Chatsworth, 25-21, 23-25, 25-21, 25-20