Extra, Extra: Occupying City Council, The Cyclist and the Bear, and Scandalous in San Fernando
Stories like these are only possible with your help!
You have the power to keep local news strong for the coming months. Your financial support today keeps our reporters ready to meet the needs of our city. Thank you for investing in your community.
- Participants of the Occupy LA movement made a showing today during the City Council meeting, during which time they did a "mic check" declaration of their wishes. The City Maven details what happened.
- In news of another local Occupy movement, Occupy ELAC (that's East LA City College) has been granted a permit to keep their encampment up until at least January 1, 2012.
- Ray Bradbury's beloved novel "Fahrenheit 451" has beenreleased as an e-book after years of the author's protest. (At least the e-book format makes it harder to burn, right?)
- Here's a little tale of cyclist and a bear.
- Check out this 1955 photo of the interior of the Subway Terminal Building in DTLA. Yes, LA had a subway from 1925-1955!
- San Fernando's mayor admitted to having an affair with a councilwoman, among other secrets, during a recent council meeting.
- Feliz Navidad! Franklin Avenue tunes us to all-Christmas radio en Espanol programming in LA.