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Supervisor Ridley-Thomas Helps Celebrate Natural History Museum's 'Lost' Eagle Restoration Project

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas helped unveil the replacement terracotta eagle that was once perched atop the Beaux-Arts East Portico entrance of the Natural History Museum 89 years ago, Damaged in an earthquake in June 1920, the historic six-foot adornment has been re-created using Museum archival records and a little artistic imagination. The new eagle is modernly […]

FREE Summer Lunch and Snack Program Starts Monday!

The County of Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation will provide free lunches and snacks to children across LA County. This health focused program was created to reverse the growing percentage of obese youth in the United States and provide a meal for children who otherwise wouldn’t eat lunch during the summer months. Each […]

Great County Career Opportunity

The LA County Assessor has a great career opportunity opening for an “Appraiser Trainee/Real Property”. Applications must be filed between July 14, 2009 and July 16, 2009. More information (PDF)

Fourth Of July Safety Tips For Pets

The Fourth of July is one of the busiest times for the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control (DACC). DACC reminds pet owners that extra precautions are necessary in order to protect pets during Fourth of July celebrations. Dogs and cats can become startled and disoriented by the loud noises of fireworks. […]