Bill Boyarsky
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Garcetti frustrated by decades-old homeless crisis

I don't want to let Mayor Eric Garcetti off the hook but in confronting homelessness, he is dealing with a decades-old tragedy that is woven deeply into Los Angeles' fabric.
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Wilshire skyline
Wilshire Boulevard's condo gulch near Westwood Village. LA Observed photo.

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Bill Boyarsky
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Garcetti frustrated by decades-old homeless crisis

I don't want to let Mayor Eric Garcetti off the hook but in confronting homelessness, he is dealing with a decades-old tragedy that is woven deeply into Los Angeles' fabric.
Don Shirley
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Seeing 'Indecent', 'Happy Days' and 'Dana H.'

Women's voices dominate Center Theatre Group's June offerings -- but with a twist.
Gary Leonard
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WWII veteran Jack Nagano

Marking his 101st birthday at Evergreen Memorial Park.
Gary Leonard
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Jackie Goldberg swearing in

The former Los Angeles City Council member and state legislator returns to the LA school board.
Bill Boyarsky
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Councilman Harris-Dawson and SB50

The fight over SB50, the housing density measure, is far from over even though the measure has been shelved by a powerful Senate committee chairman.
Native Intelligence
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Celebrating Betty Garrett on her 100th

Ron Rapoport: Betty would have turned 100 Wednesday and I plan to celebrate by watching "On The Town" with some of her friends at Theatre West in the Valley.
Native Intelligence
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We neighbors owed Angelica more

Molly Selvin: Of course, my regret is about me too, whether my neighbors will offer a bit of help when my husband or I need it.