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Bad news for Mayor Villaraigosa. Many thought that his consolation prize for not running for Governor of California was that he could replace Dianne Feinstein as US Senator when she was to retire in 2012. Oops. DiFi may not be retiring.
Supporters of legalizing marijuana in California plan to air their first television spots on cable channels in Los Angeles. The Yes on Proposition 19 campaign has raised nearly $200K to air spots featuring a retired San Jose Police chief.
Even though they were able to snag both Mayor Villaraigosa and Councilman Dennis Zine for their grand opening according to the LA Business Journal, Western Commercial Bank is "the most distressed bank in Los Angeles." The FDIC told the bank they need to raise $10 million or find another bank to acquire them.
Not even a former President can pack a gym with Democrats in Detroit of all places. President Bill Clinton showed up to rally voters around some distressed liberal candidates but was only able to fill the facility about one third full.
The food trucks have come to a part of Councilman Tom LaBonge's district and the businesses want them there. A local tavern in NoHo sponsored Food Truck Happy Hour much to the delight of locals.
After 40 years the truth can be told. The LA Times senses that Sesame Street's Bert and Ernie are coming out of the closet. They're gay.