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  • Discrepancies in Actions and Audits Raise Questions About LA City Controller’s Oversight

      (Editors note: This article ran in the Valley Current on January 9 and is reprinted with permission. The Current Editor wrote “This article was the first installment
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  • Viewpoint: Hamas Supporters Deface the Los Angeles National Cemetery

    Hamas supporters defaced the Los Angeles National Cemetery in West Los Angeles on January 6. The Key News Network reported a large crowd of individuals spray-painted walls
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  • Pot Shot Wisdom

    Pot Shots (Editor’s note: A reader, who is a fan of Ashleigh Brilliant (creator of Pot-Shots), has worked out an agreement with CTN that gives this newsletter the permission
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  • Try this Test: You Only Need Four to Pass

    (Editor’s note: A reader sent the following quiz. Sorry to say I did not pass, not even close.) You only need 4 correct out of 10 questions to pass. QUIZ QUESTIONS: 1)
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  • Helping – Because It’s the Right Thing to Do

    Many may have seen the gentleman sleeping at the corner of the Carey and Sunset, near the Coldwell Real Estate offices. The Los Angeles Police Department Beach Detail tried
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  • My Life with Ali MacGraw

    By BOB VICKREY (Editor’s note: this story appeared in LA Monthly and is printed with permission by its author. Vickrey wrote: “The recent death of Ali MacGraw’s ‘Love Story’
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  • What Is it? #10

    This is a cast iron pictural sign that was placed on the wall above entrance to a wool shop in Munich, Germany, sometime in the 1800’s. I bought it at a flea market in
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  • Temescal Canyon Mural Restoration Project Underway

    Huntington resident Cindy Simon has taken steps to gather interest from fellow Palisadians in pursuing restoration efforts on the mural located across the Palisades High
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  • CRIME Report for December 17 to 30

    Senior Lead Officer Brian Espin wrote “I’m hoping that our crime spike is tapering off. LAPD Detectives have been working double time trying to work all the recent
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  • E-Waste Accepted at Revere on January 20

    Many residents may have received new electronic items over the holidays and are unsure of what to do with the old items. Do not throw them in the black or blue bins because
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