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The Ban On Plastic Straws Goes Into Effect In LA Today!

Beginning today over 32,000 facilities in Los Angeles, including food trucks and streetcar vendors, will ban plastic straws. Sure straws ...

Consumer Reports Found ‘Potentially Dangerous’ Amounts Of Arsenic Levels In 6 Water Bottle Brands

Consumer Reports released results of an investigation into arsenic levels in bottled water, late last week. Whole Foods, as well ...

Gas Prices Continue To Rise In L.A. Reaching Over $4 Per Gallon

Hold on, gotta go put a down payment on an electric scooter. Brb. We should have known it was too ...

Heads Up LA: Griffith Observatory Is Closing Its Doors For 15 Days!

If you had any star gazing plans in the upcoming weeks, you’ll have to reconsider… The Griffith Observatory is closing ...

Growing Families In LA Are So Close To Getting 18 Weeks Of Paid Parental Leave

The motion was introduced back in January by councilmembers Nury Martinez and David Ryu. Los Angeles is one of the ...

Your Cravings For Avocados Could Be Toast If Trump Shuts Down The U.S.-Mexico Border

Did you know that nearly half of the United States’ vegetables and 40 percent of its imported fruit is grown ...

Genderqueer Drag Queen Maebe A. Girl Is Running For Office In Silver Lake

Major competition arises in the run for a spot on the Silver Lake Neighborhood Council! And just when we thought ...

Is The New Ban On Vaping And Smoking Pot The Breath Of Fresh Air LA Needs?

The Los Angeles Board of Supervisors updated the county’s legal definition of “smoke” and “smoking.” Good luck on trying to ...

You’ll Soon Be Able To Take The Metro To The Airport Thanks To A $4.9-Billion Project

It’s official – the construction on the $4.9-billion dollar project has begun! Readers, we can use your help on this ...

LA Metro Approved A Congestion Pricing Study With Goals To Reduce Traffic

Looks like we’re following suit of other major cities! I think that we can all agree that congestion in the ...

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