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Supervisor Ridley-Thomas Announces Hiring Of Two New Senior Deputies

Earlier this week Supervisor Ridley-Thomas announced the hiring of two new senior deputies — Linda A. Smith and Richard P. Fajardo. Smith, an educator with extensive experience in the public and non-profit sectors, has joined the staff as Senior Deputy for Human Development and Services. Farjardo, a respected lawyer and advocate who was the lead […]

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 […]