RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Antonio Villaraigosa

A collection of news and information related to Antonio Villaraigosa published by this site and its partners.

Top Antonio Villaraigosa Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • LAFD firefighter wins $1.1 million racial discrimination verdict

    LAFD firefighter wins $1.1 million racial discrimination verdict
    A civil court jury on Monday returned a $1.1 million verdict against the City of Los Angeles, finding in favor of a black firefighter who said he had been discriminated against during a nearly three-decade career because of his race. The verdict comes...
  • Firefighter awarded $1.1 million in racial bias suit

    Firefighter awarded $1.1 million in racial bias suit
    A civil court jury Monday returned a $1.1-million verdict against the city of Los Angeles, finding in favor of a black firefighter who said he had been discriminated against during a nearly three-decade career because of his race. The verdict comes...
  • Doesn't Antonio Villaraigosa have enough jobs already?

    Doesn't Antonio Villaraigosa have enough jobs already?
    It looks like former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, who we heard was intent on keeping his political options open when he left City Hall this summer -- a run for governor was mentioned -- has instead decided to go for the money. The question is...
  • Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte, veteran L.A. school trustee, dies

    Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte, veteran L.A. school trustee, dies
    Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte, the most veteran member of the Los Angeles Board of Education, has died, the L.A. Unified School District confirmed Thursday. The 80-year-old retired administrator was the longtime principal at Washington Preparatory...
  • Elect, don't appoint, to replace Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte

     Elect, don't appoint, to replace Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte
    The Los Angeles Unified school board has barely had time to mourn the loss of Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte; now it must decide how best to fill her seat. LaMotte, a school board member since 2003, died last week at an education conference in San Diego....
  • Labor relations officer sides with L.A. on employee pension cuts

    Labor relations officer sides with L.A. on employee pension cuts
    A Los Angeles employee relations official delivered a stinging defeat to city labor leaders on Thursday, saying they failed to meet a procedural deadline for challenging a rollback in public employee pension benefits last year. In a 23-page report,...
  • Mayor Eric Garcetti is taking two-week vacation in Australia

    Mayor Eric Garcetti is taking two-week vacation in Australia
    After six months on the job, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti plans to fly to Australia next week for a 15-day getaway. Garcetti, who vacationed in Belize in June, will travel with his wife, Amy Wakeland, and their 2-year-old daughter, Maya. City Council...
  • 'Super PACs' negate spending limits in L.A. mayor's race

    'Super PACs' negate spending limits in L.A. mayor's race
    Strict limits on campaign contributions imposed by voters nearly three decades ago are crumbling in the Los Angeles mayor's race, with big donors using loosely regulated "super PACs" to help candidates like never before in a citywide election, a Times...
  • Wendy Greuel takes on the crowd at Tolliver's

    Wendy Greuel takes on the crowd at Tolliver's
    "Hi guys, long time no see," Wendy Greuel said, strolling into Tolliver's barbershop as if she were a regular. It was her third mayoral campaign visit to the South Los Angeles institution where the haircuts are cheap and the political banter is free....
  • Donate LED bulbs for the Coliseum sign? Watt a bright idea

    Donate LED bulbs for the Coliseum sign? Watt a bright idea
    He was headed downtown, traveling along the 110 when — just like in the cartoons — a light popped on over Pervaiz Lodhie's head. If this city truly wants to improve the look of the busy industrial landscape, he decided, it should at least...
  • Garcetti appoints three L.A. city representatives to Metro board

    Garcetti appoints three L.A. city representatives to Metro board
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Thursday appointed three Los Angeles representatives to the board of the county’s transportation agency, one of the biggest decisions the new mayor has made so far that will influence his administration’s...