Author: Sam Catanzaro


LA City Council Approves $25 Per Hour Wage Hike for Certain Healthcare Workers

June 30, 2022

June 30, 2022

Law would apply only to workers at privately owned facilities By Sam Catanzaro Los Angeles City Council this week approved...

Banning Construction of New Gas Stations in Los Angeles?

June 28, 2022

June 28, 2022

Motion from LA City Councilmember Paul Koretz calls for banning the building of any new gas pumping facilities By Sam...

LA City Council Approves Bicycle ‘Chop Shop’ Ban

June 23, 2022

June 23, 2022

Bonin one of three dissenting votes on law prohibiting individuals from assembling or disassembling bicycles in public.  By Sam Catanzaro...

Two Additional Beach Patrol Officers Assigned to Pacific Palisades

June 23, 2022

June 23, 2022

Officers will patrol the area through the summer By Sam Catanzaro Two additional police officers will be coming to the...

Mountain Lion Killed by Vehicle Near the Same Spot Her Mother Was Fatally Struck in 2018

June 21, 2022

June 21, 2022

P-54 killed on Las Virgenes Road last Friday By Sam Catanzaro Not too far from where her mother was hit...

Palisades Families Earning Upwards of $190,000 Can Qualify for Mortgage Relief

June 17, 2022

June 17, 2022

State expands California Mortgage Relief Program By Sam Catanzaro Palisades families earning upwards of $190,000 can qualify for mortgage relief...

Update: Bonin Says Discretionary Funds for Homelessness Measures, Not More Palisades Beach Patrol Officers

June 14, 2022

June 14, 2022

Councilmember rebuffs PPCC request By Sam Catanzaro The Pacific Palisades Community Council (PPCC) has asked Los Angeles City Councilmember Mike...

Officials Warn of Ecstasy Pills Contaminated With Fentanyl as Three Santa Monica Students Recover From Overdose

June 6, 2022

June 6, 2022

Warning comes after three SMMUSD students recover from overdose  By Sam Catanzaro Officials are warning of a large number of...

Los Angeles City Councilmember Looks to Ban Homeless Encampments Near Libraries

June 6, 2022

June 6, 2022

Joe Buscaino introduces motion over the weekend   By Sam Catanzaro Two days after the Los Angeles City Council voted to...

Santa Monica’s Izzy’s Deli Permanently Closed

June 1, 2022

June 1, 2022

Longtime 24-hour deli closes after after nearly 50 years of service By Sam Catanzaro Santa Monica landmark Izzy’s Deli has...