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VIDEO: News Conference Announcing Philanthropist's $100 Million Guaranty for MLK Hospital

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas today thanked Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, a local businessman and philanthropist, for extending a $100 million guaranty to the University of California to provide physician services for the new Martin Luther King Jr. Hospital. During a news conference at UCLA, the Supervisor said the generous gesture will underwrite the County’s own $100 million […]

Halloween Night Movies In The Park

Saturday, October 31, 2009 Spooky fun for the little ones 3pm-5pm Food served 5pm-6pm Movie (Monster House) begins 6pm Haunted tour at the South Seas House 8pm (Only $0.25 to enter) Bring blankets, chairs, family and enjoy!

October 30th Proclaimed 'America I AM' Day in LA County

On a motion by Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, the Board of Supervisors today proclaimed October 30th “America I AM” Day in the County, promoting a traveling exhibit that teaches youths about the contributions of African Americans throughout history. Supervisor Ridley-Thomas urged County residents and visitors to visit the “America I AM” exhibit, which will run from […]

Scare Away the Flu

-Wash your hands before eating candy. -If you’re sick, don’t hand out candy. Instead, leave it on the doorstep. -If you are your child are sick, don’t go out trick-or-treating. Instead, stay home and watch a scary movie. Much more about the flu.