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West Basin Mourns the Loss of Past Board Member Edward C. Little

West Basin Mourns the Loss of Past Board Member Edward C. Little

Twice elected as board president, Little was 87 years old.

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Bill to Provide $400M in Tax Breaks to Film Industry to Work Locally Heads to Senate

Bill to Provide $400M in Tax Breaks to Film Industry to Work Locally Heads to Senate

About 16,000 film and TV jobs, representing about $1.5 billion in wages, have been lost to other states and countries between 2004 and 2012.
Gay Man Sues Physician Network after Doctor Labels His Orientation a 'Chronic Condition'

Gay Man Sues Physician Network after Doctor Labels His Orientation a 'Chronic Condition'

Matthew Moore, 46, complained, got a letter of apology and then found out a year later, he's still considered diseased.
How to Get a Free Full-Body Skin Cancer Screening Nearby

How to Get a Free Full-Body Skin Cancer Screening Nearby

The Skin Care Cancer Foundation is sending an RV with exam rooms to Rite Aid in Beverly Hills later this month.
12-Year-Old who Drowned in Hollywood Motel Pool Dies Today

12-Year-Old who Drowned in Hollywood Motel Pool Dies Today

Eight days after being pulled out of the Hollywood Premier Motel pool with no signs of life, she succumbs to the injuries suffered.
640,000-Plus Students Go Back to School

640,000-Plus Students Go Back to School

Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Unified School District has not settled contract negotiations with teachers.
Actor Robin Williams Found Dead in Apparent Suicide

Actor Robin Williams Found Dead in Apparent Suicide

The actor was found dead in his Bay Area home on Monday.
Insecticide Foggers Explode, Sparks Fire in Apartment

Insecticide Foggers Explode, Sparks Fire in Apartment

A resident used 10 foggers in a space that needed only one or two.
Brown Reverses Decision to Parole for Former Manson Follower

Brown Reverses Decision to Parole for Former Manson Follower

This is the third time the 71-year-old Bruce Davis has been recommended for parole and rejected.
Palm Restaurant in Weho, an Institution, Closing

Palm Restaurant in Weho, an Institution, Closing

A new Palm will open in Beverly Hills in November. The iconic caricatures will not be making the move.
How to Follow West Hollywood Patch on Mobile

How to Follow West Hollywood Patch on Mobile

Say goodbye to the old Patch app and hello to the new, mobile-friendly Patch.com.
Serial LAX Stowaway Busted Again; Big Whale Closeups; Bicycle Drive-By

Serial LAX Stowaway Busted Again; Big Whale Closeups; Bicycle Drive-By

#PatchCalifornia: Pharmacy tobacco ban • Rock climber falls to his death • Detective assaulted 3 massage therapists and more.
Welcome To Boxtrolls Patch!

Welcome To Boxtrolls Patch!

Excited for the new movie "Boxtrolls"? Take your kids on a virtual trip to the world where the Boxtrolls live with Boxtrolls Patch!
Know CPR? Here's How to Get to Where You're Most Needed

Know CPR? Here's How to Get to Where You're Most Needed

An app was launched in Los Angeles County today that can connect a heart attack victim with someone nearby who knows CPR.
Monkey 'Jailed' After Biting Woman on the Street

Monkey 'Jailed' After Biting Woman on the Street

#PatchCalifornia: LAX stowaway • UC football player's family sues after training death • Tip about stabbed 12-year-old is a hoax and more.
Man Found Beaten on Hollywood Street a Month Ago Succumbs to Injuries

Man Found Beaten on Hollywood Street a Month Ago Succumbs to Injuries

HIs loved ones suspect the attack was a hate crime.
Mom, Two Children Pulled from Hollywood Pool Still on Life Support

Mom, Two Children Pulled from Hollywood Pool Still on Life Support

Their condition was described by the LAFD as “grave” when they were admitted to the hospitals. It hasn't changed since.
Boy Who Starred in 80s Pepsi Ad with Michael Jackson Wants to Sue

Boy Who Starred in 80s Pepsi Ad with Michael Jackson Wants to Sue

#PatchCalifornia: Now a man, he claims King of Pop abused him • Video: Cars under water on Sunset Boulevard • Don't buy a turtle and more.
Supes Reject Proposed Civilian Oversight of Sheriff's Department

Supes Reject Proposed Civilian Oversight of Sheriff's Department

Opponents said such a review board would be powerless given the elected sheriff’s authority under state law.