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Occupy L.A.: City Councilman Says "It's time to move on"
Protesters taking part in Occupy L.A. at City Hall have enjoyed a largely positive response from elected officials and city staff, but now one City Councilman says enough is enough. Bill Rosendahl says he agrees with their cause, but outside City Hall is no longer the place for them to hang out.
"They've made their statement. I agree with their statement, but it's time to move on," said Rosendahl," according to ABC7.
The relatively calm gathering in Downtown Los Angeles set up camp on October 1, and has said they plan to stay until December. Soon after their "occupation" began, City Council passed a special resolution in support of their protest.
That support, however, may be waning, as "city officials said they would like to meet with protesters to talk about a time table for them to peacefully leave the lawn."
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.