How more robust will our rebuilding efforts be if they are inspired by something like the words of the prophet Haggai, who encouraged the rebuilding of the Jewish Temple in Jerusalem saying, 'The glory of this present house will be greater than the glory of the former house,' says the Lord Almighty. 'And in this place I will grant peace.'" … [Read more...] about Notre Dame isn’t just a cultural landmark. Remember that a church was on fire.
Party houses are typically rented out for large-scale bashes, and a cover charge is often collected at the door, according to Ryu’s office. The parties typically create excessive noise and other headaches for neighbors, while also positing other dangers since they are often located in areas with narrow, winding roads with a high fire risk, according to the councilman. … [Read more...] about LA puts ‘party house’ owners, hosts on notice: Cause a problem, pay a hefty fine
Llewellyn started working for the city 17 years ago in 2001, first as chief of staff for then-councilman Eric Garcetti. He then went on to manage City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo’s office. He also led Councilman Paul Koretz’s staff, before being tapped again by Garcetti to lead the staffing of his mayoral office and his legal team. Prior to going to the city, he spent about 12 years with the county working for District Attorney Gil Garcetti — Eric Garcetti’s father — and County Supervisor Edmund Edelman. … [Read more...] about Llewellyn confirmed to top LA city post, says he will help leaders ‘make hard choices’
“Instruct the Director of the Homeless Initiative to work with Los AngelesHomeless Services Authority (LAHSA), the Fire Chief, Director of PublicWorks, County Counsel and other pertinent County Departments toensure readiness for continued operation of a 24-hour emergencyshelter at the High Desert Multi-Ambulatory Care Center (High DesertMACC) during the shelter crisis period of April 1, 2018 through October31, 2018.” … [Read more...] about Amid a ‘crisis,’ a vital LA County homeless shelter must stay open, leaders say
In addition to foiling a shooting plot at El Camino High School in South Whittier — by a student who had two AR-15 rifles, two handguns and 90 high-capacity ammunition magazines at home — authorities have responded to threats in Long Beach, Santa Clarita, Inglewood, Bellflower and Cerritos since the Florida shooting, Hahn said. … [Read more...] about LA County to expand program aimed at stopping school shootings before they start