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  • Carolyn Kellogg, previous editor of LAist, heads up Metroblogging Pittsburgh while she works on her MFA
  • 19,215 dogs and cats were euthanized last year by the Department of Animal Services. It was a drop from the previous year, but General Manager Ed Boks is dreaming of a no-kill city
  • Purple Line, Purple Line, Purple Line!
  • Until the Purple Line takes us from 3rd St. Promenade to LACMA in 14 whole minutes, maybe this site will get you there via bus.
  • Best homemade sign: "Please DO NOT leave your condoms on my Driveway! This is Gross!"
  • Big fire downtown this morning, and a fire just ended in the Westlake District this afternoon (in which a meth lab may be to blame).
  • Steven Spielberg = Not Happy with Paramount
  • Encino to Pasadena, now with a dash of NoHo

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