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Local Officials Confident Super Bowl Staying in Los Angeles Despite COVID-19 Surge

A day after the NFL confirmed that it was exploring contingency plans for Super Bowl LVI in the event that COVID-19 conditions make Los Angeles untenable as a host city, local officials are…

High-Profile L.A. Crimes Spark Rush for Bullet-Proof Cars, Rolex Replicas and Safe Rooms

Private security contractors report that a recent string of high-profile retail robberies and home burglaries in upscale Los Angeles neighborhoods has caused a dramatic uptick in requests for thei

L.A. Performances of ‘Christmas Carol’ Canceled Due to “Breakthrough COVID-19 Cases” Amongst Cast

As concerns and caseloads of COVID-19 infections continue to rise amid the Omicron variant, Center Theatre Group announced late Thursday night that the evening’s performance of A Christmas Carol

Zuri Hall Set to Host Film2Future Virtual Gala

Access Hollywood’s Zuri Hall is lending her talents to Film2Future by serving as host of the nonprofit’s virtual gala. The sixth annual event, scheduled for Nov. 18, will be virtual this year…

Barbra Streisand Partners With UCLA to Fund Institute Aimed at “Solving Societal Challenges”

The Barbra Streisand Institute is officially a go at UCLA as the showbiz icon has committed an undisclosed sum to fund research dedicated to four “societal challenges” she’s most passionate…

Los Angeles to Require COVID-19 Vaccinations for Movie Theaters, Concerts, Restaurants

The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday passed an ordinance that will require residents to show proof of a COVID-19 vaccination in order to enter indoor spaces including movie…

Jo Lasorda, Widow of Dodgers Legend Tommy Lasorda, Dies at 91

Jo Lasorda, who was married to late Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda for 70 years, died Monday night in the couple’s longtime home in Fullerton, California, the team announced. She…

Vaccine Requirements Coming for L.A. County Bars, Nightclubs, Wineries and “Mega Events”

Customers and employees of bars, wineries, breweries, nightclubs and lounges will soon have to provide proof of vaccination under an imminent order from L.A. County’s Department of Public

Worker in Critical Condition After Fall at Sunset Gower Studios

A crew member is in critical condition after falling from an elevated platform at Sunset Gower Studios on the set of Netflix’s Me Time on Tuesday morning, The Hollywood Reporter has…

L.A. County Renews Mask Mandate for Outdoor “Mega Events”

Time to mask up at outdoor “mega-events,” such as concerts, fairs, festivals and sporting events, per new guidelines issued by the L.A. County Department of Public Health. The new order goes…

Iconic L.A. Restaurant Greenblatt’s Deli to Shutter

Greenblatt’s Delicatessen, the iconic Sunset Boulevard restaurant that opened in 1926 and became a beloved meeting place for movie stars, filmmakers and local Angelenos, is closing. Rumors of…

L.A. City Council Unanimously Approves Vaccine Mandate for Indoor Public Spaces

Los Angeles City Council voted 13-0 Wednesday to approve a motion that will require residents to prove vaccination status before entering indoor public spaces. With the unanimous vote, L.A. City