• L.A. County supervisors call for review of child protection system in wake of Anthony Avalos' death

    22 days ago - By LA Times

    The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday ordered officials in charge of child protection to examine shortcomings in the system in the wake of a 10-year-old boy's death last week. Anthony Avalos was found unresponsive at his family's home in Lancaster on June 20 with severe head injuries...
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  • L.A. water and power commission backs plan for natural gas plant

    22 days ago - By LA Times

    The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power will seek to scale back plans for a Utah power plant fueled by natural gas, under a proposal backed unanimously Tuesday by the Board of Water and Power Commissioners. The Utah plant would replace an existing facility powered with coal, which the DWP...
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  • Los Angeles Master Chorale receives $1 million gift - and new board chair

    22 days ago - By LA Times

    On Monday, Los Angeles Master Chorale board chair David Gindler had some news: a $1 million gift to the organization and the naming of a new board chair, Philip A. Swan. The gift comes from Gindler himself as he prepares to step down from his position after six years as board chair - the maximum...
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