LA COVID admissions fall for the sixth day in a row

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The number of COVID-positive patients at Los Angeles County hospitals has dropped for six consecutive days, falling 146 to 3,852, according to government figures released Sunday. The number of patients in intensive care increased from 14 to 759. Officials have said some of these patients were likely to enter the hospital … Read more

The LA County Superintendent calls for a reassessment of the mask mandate

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A day after Mayor Eric Garcetti and Governor Gavin Newsom were taken in posing for maskless photos inside SoFi Stadium, a Los Angeles County Supervisor on Monday asked state and local health officials to reconsider COVID-19 mask mandates, saying that it should be up to the individual to decide when to … Read more

LA COVID admissions fall for the sixth day in a row

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The number of COVID-positive patients at Los Angeles County hospitals has dropped for six consecutive days, falling 146 to 3,852, according to government figures released Sunday. The number of patients in intensive care increased from 14 to 759. Officials have said some of these patients were likely to enter the hospital … Read more

Average Southland gas prices unchanged

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The average price of a gallon of regular self-service gasoline in Los Angeles County was unchanged Sunday and remained at $ 4,669 after rising four-tenths of a cent over the previous three days. The average price is two tenths of a cent less than a week ago and seven tenths of … Read more

LA residents can start applying for the city’s new youth council

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – From Friday, Angelenos 16 to 25 years old can apply to join the city’s new youth council, which is modeled on a program created by Mayor Tom Bradley, which current councilor Paul Koretz served on. What you need to know The city’s new Youth Council will consist of 30 people, two … Read more

$ 50,000 in reward for the capture of Tioni Theus’ killer

EDITOR’S NOTE: Multimedia journalist Nikki Kay spoke with Los Angeles City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson and Tioni Theus’ cousin Rashida Kincy. Click the arrow above to watch the video. (January 26, 2022) LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The state has added $ 50,000 to the reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person … Read more

The LACO board will take action if Roe v. Wade is overthrown

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday instructed its staff to coordinate with Planned Parenthood and other reproductive health organizations to discuss how the county may respond if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns federal abortion rights for landmark Roe v. Wade case. The board’s proposal from Supervisors Holly Mitchell … Read more

LA City Council names the Boyle Heights junction for Vargas

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday honored Los Angeles-based artist Robert Vargas by naming a crossroads for him in his native Boyle Heights. Councilor Kevin de León presented the proposal, issued by Councilman Gil Cedillo, to name the intersection between Pennsylvania and Boyle Avenue “Robert Vargas Square Artist – Angeleno.” A … Read more

Hearing set to argue for dismissal of homelessness lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles City and County attorneys are expected to argue for the rejection of a lawsuit requiring local authorities to find shelter for the thousands of people camping on sidewalks and near freeways. The LA Alliance for Human Rights – plaintiffs in the lengthy federal lawsuit – revised its appeal last … Read more

Kamala Harris continues her visit to Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Vice President Kamala Harris continues her visit to the Los Angeles area Sunday, despite several members of her staff having close contact with a pre-team member who was later tested positive for COVID-19. “On Friday night, during the drive from Los Angeles Airport to the hotel in Los Angeles, several members … Read more