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Join The Supervisor's Baldwin Hills Relay For Life Team

Whether it is a friend, family member, the neighbor down the street, or our own personal experience, we have all been touched by cancer in some way. We all have the power to make a difference in the fight against cancer. That’s why I have chosen to fight back right here in our community by […]

$2.3 Million In Economic Stimulus Transportation Funds Announced

Los Angeles County Supervisors Don Knabe (4th District), Chair of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Gloria Molina (1st District), Vice Chair of the Board and Ridley-Thomas (2nd District), jointly announce approval of $2.3 million in Federal Economic Stimulus projects in the County’s unincorporated areas in the First, Second and Fourth Districts. These projects […]

VIDEO: Avis Ridley-Thomas Among Those Honored During 'Mediation Week'

In recognition of “Mediation Week” throughout Los Angeles County – May 17 through May 23, 2009 – Supervisor Don Knabe recognized the contributions of nine nonprofit organizations and five public entities that have assisted thousands of residents, businesses, and organizations in resolving over 6,000 disputes. Among those honored was Supervisor Ridley-Thomas’ wife, Avis, who is […]

Tips For Dealing With Pets During Natural Disasters

Tuesday’s 4.1-magnitude earthquake in the Hawthorne area inspired the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles to issue some tips for dealing with pets during natural disasters. “Pets depend on us for their safety, food, water and more,” said spcaLA President Madeline Bernstein. “It is imperative to have a disaster plan for […]