Is Your Family Prepared?

Is Your Family Prepared?

April is “Earthquake Preparedness Month” across Los Angeles County, and I want to make sure you and your family are prepared in the event of a quake. Major earthquakes have occurred in Southern California in 1933, 1971, 1987 and 1994. A recent report by a...
LA Ushers in Earth Week With Innovative Power Initiative

LA Ushers in Earth Week With Innovative Power Initiative

Today, the Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion that will launch a “Green Power” initiative offering businesses and residents an opportunity to reduce greenhouse gases, and possibly reduce their rates as well, beginning in 2018. Earlier in the day,...
Board of Supes’ Take 5: April 18, 2016

Board of Supes’ Take 5: April 18, 2016

News flash! Every week, following the Board meeting, Supervisor Kuehl picks five items you might find interesting, important, and/or fun. It’s your way to get a quick rundown of several highlights of the meeting in no more than 5 minutes! Looking for more? Click here...
My Grades of Green Story by Johanna James

My Grades of Green Story by Johanna James

I am Johanna James, a 13-year-old student at Lincoln Middle School in Santa Monica, and I have been with Grades of Green since 2014. Grades of Green is an amazing program for students grades 2-12 who care about the environment and want to help and learn more about it....
LA Pride Parade will be #ResistMarch in 2017

LA Pride Parade will be #ResistMarch in 2017

Since 1970, Los Angeles Pride has celebrated and brought attention to LGBT+ individuals and their many contributions to our communities. This year, in light of the unbelievable trashing of American values coming out of Washington, the annual Pride Parade will be...
Board Passes Additional Immigrant Protections

Board Passes Additional Immigrant Protections

Following the election of Donald Trump and his barrage of executive orders potentially affecting the 3.5 million immigrants in the County of Los Angeles, the Board of Supervisors has passed 11 motions to try and protect our immigrant population. This Tuesday the Board...