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UPDATED: Special Election Briefing On May 12th

Briefing on the Special Election and The California Budget Crisis Tuesday, May 12, 2009 6 p.m – 8:30 p.m (Registration at 5:30 p.m.) California Science Center Wallis Annenberg Building Muses Conference Room 700 Exposition Park Drive Los Angeles, California Please RSVP to rbarbosa@bos.lacounty.gov or 213-743-7200 SPECIAL ELECTION BRIEFING PAGE

Intersections: The South Los Angeles Reporting Project Launches

Intersections South L.A., an impressive new community website spearheaded by the USC Annenberg School of Communication, officially launched yesterday. The site features stories about South L.A. reported by residents and student journalists. Be sure to stop by the great new community media outlet often.

'Gifts for Guns' Success

The latest “Gifts for Guns” event held this past weekend was a huge success, with 193 guns surrendered. Crescenta Valley Station collected 71 guns, and Marina del Rey Station collected 122 guns during this event. The “Gifts for Guns” program was developed by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department in 2005 to provide a unique […]

Follow The Supervisor On Twitter From Nation's Capitol!

Supervisor Ridley-Thomas is visiting Washington, D.C. this week where he will be meeting with key federal officials to discuss L.A. County’s top priorities including the reopening of Martin Luther King, Jr. Hospital. And the Supervisor will be “Tweeting” periodically throughout the trip. So be sure to follow the Supervisor’s Twitter feed this week!

May Is National Foster Care Month

Throughout the month of May, foster youth, their caregivers, families, child advocates and associated organizations will participate in events in Los Angeles County and California in celebration of National Foster Care Awareness Month. This annual campaign is a national effort designed to increase awareness around issues that impact foster children and to encourage individuals and […]