The Los Angeles Fire Department has trained hundreds of captains to oversee rescue teams during mass shootings as part of an ambitious effort prompted by a gunman's rampage last year at LAX, according to a report that will be presented Tuesday to fire commissioners.
First, the out-of-state license plates came to the upper reaches of the Yurok Indian Reservation, followed by dump trucks of fertilizer and heavy equipment that punched roads into tribal land.
A new political action committee has formed to influence the outcome of Los Angeles school board races, filling a gap created when a group of civic leaders, which includes former Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, decided to sit out next month's key upcoming election.
The modernization of Los Angeles International Airport continued Monday with the approval of a new $900-million terminal that will add gates for wide-bodied aircraft and help eliminate a major inconvenience for travelers.
Pasadena City College's stature as one of the state's best two-year schools wasn't lost on members of a visiting team of advisors this year. "You've got a great reputation," one member told campus employees.
June Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Broadway and television star Diana DeGarmo heads up the cast of this new touring production. Ongoing through June 22, Hollywood Pantages Theatre, www.hollywoodpantages.com Jack Lemmon Returns A new play with music about a world-famous dad and his son. June 11 to 22, Laguna Playhouse, www.lagunaplayhouse.com The Last Confession “The Last Confession” explores the circumstances surrounding the sudden death of Pope John Paul I in 1978. June 11 through July 6, Center Theatre Group, www.centertheatregroup.org Dance Downtown - Argentinian Tango Beginner-level dance lessons and live music combine to make...