Los Angeles (LA) Chinese Resources
VPNDada: Best VPNs for China
Home LA News China News Articles Chinese Restaurants LA Resources Chinese Resources Resources About


News Archive
Home > Los Angeles News

Los Angeles News 02/2012



LA's mayoral race fundraising passes $3.7 million
City Controller Wendy Greuel and City Councilman Eric Garcetti lead the pack of candidates, topping $1 million in total donations to their respective campaigns. Wendy Gruel and Eric Garcetti have raised more than $1 million each in the LA mayoral ...

Top 10 Live Music Venues in L.A.: The Complete List
By LA Weekly Wed., Feb. 1 2012 at 3:30 AM It's the unofficial state motto. But not only do we know how, we know where. Los Angeles is home to a wide spectrum of live music venues, from the teeniest Echo Park hole-in-the-wall only you and five friends ...

UCLA Football Recruiting: Walker is a Bruin, National Signing Day Opening Thread
by AHMB on Feb 1, 2012 6:00 AM PST in Recruiting Signing day is here! Coach Mora was hired in mid-December, and he and and his staff have been preparing themselves for this day ever since. The recruiting class has been reformed after Rick Neuheisel was ...

Teacher Accused Of Committing Lewd Acts On 23 Children Due In Court Wednesday
LOS ANGELES (CBS) — A former Miramonte Elementary School teacher is due in court Wednesday to face charges that he committed lewd acts against dozens of children between 2008 and 2010. Mark Berndt, 61, is accused of taking photos of students while ...

News Bank of India Fills High-Traffic Space That Had Been Vacant for 22 Years
The retail space on the northwest corner of Sixth and Olive streets was vacated in 1990. Last week, a new tenant opened. Posted: Wednesday, February 1, 2012 6:00 am | Updated: 3:24 pm, Fri Jan 27, 2012. DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - In the past 22 years, ...

Award-winning physician appointed deputy director at NIMHD
By WAVE STAFF The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) announced Monday the appointment of M. Roy Wilson, MD, MS, an award-winning physician and academic administrator, as NIMHD's Deputy Director Strategic Scientific ...

Smart ways to relieve nagging chronic pain
LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Many people experience chronic pain in various parts of their bodies, whether they're a desk jockey or an athlete. We have some moves that may help alleviate some of the pain. "You see it commonly when people are exercising or ...

Hollywood Powers Canadian Film and TV Shooting to Record High
Rebounding foreign location shoots in Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal by Los Angeles producers pushed production levels in Canada to an all-time best of $5.49 billion last year. TORONTO – Canadian film and TV production volume hit a record high last ...

Tricia Tunstall's Changing Lives: A Book on Dudamel, El Sistema and the ...
Tricia Tunstall's Changing Lives: A Book on Dudamel, El Sistema and the ...

Photographer Mike Miller Gives 'West Coast Hip Hop History' In Photos Via New Book
By Jay Casteel (@JayCasteel) ♦ Published 02/01/2012 Los Angeles photographer Mike Miller has captured some of the most legendary shots in hip-hop history ... and is set to release them in an upcoming coffee table book called West Coast Hip Hop: A ...

Bank robberies are down, but serial ones lurk
The number is at a 30-year low, officials said, but authorities are asking the public's help to identify and catch the area's 10 most-prolific bank robbers. 62% off! $15 for $40 Worth of Stunning Arrangements from Flowers-Nationwide.com By SALVADOR ...

USC Football Announces 2012 Signing Class
Eleven high school and one junior college players sign with Trojans, joining five players who were enrolled in January. LOS ANGELES-Eleven high school football players and 1 junior college player signed to play with USC, Trojan head coach Lane Kiffin ...

Jonathan Gold Reviews Shanghai No. 1 Seafood Village
Let's get this out of the way: Shanghai No. 1 Seafood Village is the most ambitious Chinese restaurant to open in Los Angeles in a decade — maybe ever, if you don't count Hong Kong–style seafood palaces. Its walls are covered with crushed red velvet, ...

LAX Light Rail Misses Airport by a Mile
As they tout a posh redo of the Tom Bradley International Terminal meant to reposition LAX as a travel hub for the new millennium, Los Angeles leaders are creating a potentially hobbling obstacle for the airport. The other big mass-transit ...

A meeting of hearts if not minds
Some Jehovah's Witnesses with leukemia turn to an atheist Cedars-Sinai doctor who respects their refusal to accept blood transfusions. Dr. Michael Lill examines Jehovah's Witness leukemia patient Christina Blouvan-Cervantes, 27, while her husband, ...

UCLA Football Recruiting: Closing Thoughts on a Great Signing Day for Jim Mora
by Nestor on Feb 1, 2012 6:56 PM PST in Recruiting Well that was fun. Let's wrap up what has been an incredibly successful recruiting effort by Mora and his new staff at UCLA with some quick thoughts and data points. When Mora took over the UCLA ...

Gov. Brown names panel to dismantle LA redevelopment agency
The three people will unwind hundreds of millions of dollars in assets, complex land deals, employee obligations and loans overseen by the agency. By Ari Bloomekatz, Los Angeles Times The three people chosen Wednesday by Gov. Jerry Brown to dismantle ...

Lobbyists set spending record in Sacramento
Labor, business and other interests spent more than $285 million in 2011, new documents show. The California Teachers Assn. spent the most, $6.5 million, as schools battled cuts. By Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times Reporting from Sacramento ...

California criticizes utility over outages after windstorm
Regulators say some Southern California Edison equipment didn't meet standards and some evidence wasn't preserved after the fall barrage. The utility cites the 'dynamic situation' that confronted it. A Southern California Edison employee works to ...

Groups react to USC master lease proposal
By Joey Kaufman · Daily Trojan Many members of the local South Los Angeles community see USC's quest to obtain total operational control of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum as beneficial to the surrounding area, according to public comments made ...

Berman, Sherman among those reporting campaign funding
Rep. Howard Berman raised more than $1 million in the last three months of 2011, according to campaign reports, for a total of $2.9 million. His opponent, Rep. Brad Sherman, reports having $3.7 million on hand. Rep. Howard Berman, left, shakes hands ...

Famed artist Kelley is found dead in South Pasadena home
By Lauren Gold, Staff Writer The home of Mike Kelley, is at 636 Alta Vista Circle in South Pasadena. Kelley was found dead in his home in an apparent suicide. (James Carbone / Correspondent) SOUTH PASADENA - Michael Duffy Kelley, an internationally ...

Pro/Con: Los Angeles creates law mandating condom use in porn
By Contributor On January 17, 2012 Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa signed an ordinance stating that pornographic actors, working within the city of Los Angeles must wear condoms. by Wynter Eddins Two years ago, Derrik Burts entered the porn ...

UCLA at Washington Basketball Game Day Notes: The Huskies' Main Worry is Boredom
by DCBruins on Feb 2, 2012 6:00 AM PST in Basketball I have heard cocky statements before but the latest from up north is up there with any of them. In preparing for tonight's game against UCLA on ESPN at 6 pm PST, Washington's head coach Lorenzo Romar ...

Dustin Kensrue goes solo on Where's the Band? tour
BY CASSIE ROSSEL / ORANGECOUNTY.COM Dustin Kensrue is best known as the commanding voice of Orange County-based rock band Thrice. Yet despite its success, he has ventured into several side projects apart from the group. The guitarist and vocalist will ...

Homeowners consider suing LAUSD over Walgrove land lease agreement
BY GARY WALKER A group of Mar Vista residents are mulling over the possibility of filing a lawsuit against the Los Angeles Unified School District to stop the construction of a charter school. On Jan. 20, the LAUSD Facilities Management Division ...

Mercedes-Benz Driving Academy Shifts Direction for Teen Driver Training
By Jonathan Lloyd Driving coach Mark Hemsworth during a classroom discussion at the Mercedes-Benz Driving Academy in Los Angeles. Automakers spend years and vast amounts of research and development money on improving the safety features of their ...

Arraignment Postponed for Teacher Charged in Deadly UCLA Lab Fire
Dr. Patrick Harran and the UCLA Board of Regents has to wait until March 7th for an arraignment for charges connected to the fiery death of Sheri Sangji in 2008. By Kelly Hanelt The arraignment for Dr. Patrick Harran and the UCLA Board of Regents for ...

Allergan halts Lap-Band sales to surgery firm
By MARILYN KALFUS / THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER Allergan will no longer sell its Lap-Band to the surgical centers affiliated with the controversial 1-800-Get-Thin marketing campaign. David EI Pyott, CEO of Irvine-based Allergan, said in an interview ...

Latino Businesses Honored for Excellence
By Gloria Alvarez, EGP Staff Writer It was unexpected. A grocery store owner moved to tears, a bank executive calling for greater access to capital for small businesses, and a major developer saying the Occupy Wall Street movement had focused attention ...


drug addiction recovery | find injury lawyers | top sports resources online | online health insurance | diet center | law firm directory | bar listing | car driving guide


Home LA News China News Articles Chinese Restaurants LA Resources Chinese Resources Resources About
© Copyright by LA4Chinese.com. All rights reserved.