Catherine Saillant is a former reporter for the Los Angeles Times.
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Lauren Cantin is fighting a case of nerves as she steps into the spotlight at the Arlington Theatre in Santa Barbara.
April 11, 2019
Last December I was in Carpinteria to hang a memorial star at a Christmas tree-lighting ceremony for my mother.
April 11, 2019
For almost a year, the labor groups representing roughly 20,000 Los Angeles city workers have battled at the bargaining table for people like Marshall Turner.
April 25, 2015
The raised red hand flashes as Eduardo Lopez darts into the crosswalk outside L.A.’
April 24, 2015
Nancy Oda’s parents had an expression whenever she brought up her family’s imprisonment behind barbed wire during World War II.
April 16, 2015
Los Angeles County sheriff’s detectives are investigating the theft of $400,000 worth of art taken from a Malibu property associated with deceased philanthropist Sam Simon, a former producer of “The Simpsons.”
April 15, 2015
Los Angeles garbage truck drivers, traffic officers, tree trimmers, engineers and typists are among 10,000 city workers who gave authorization Friday night to walk off the job to protest a proposed contract that offers no raises and requires them to chip in for healthcare premiums.
April 10, 2015
A Los Angeles city crackdown has prompted more than 500 medical marijuana shops to close down in less than two years, City Atty.
April 9, 2015
Angered by stalled contract negotiations, at least 10,000 Los Angeles city workers will decide whether to strike, a move that could potentially paralyze basic city services such as garbage collection, sewer maintenance and transportation.
April 1, 2015