Dr. Daniel Wiseman is quite the expert on many things local here in Los Angeles. That being said I don't know what he is saying here about the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment (DONE) being done other than yes, it's been done for a while. Suggestions?
The nanny state continues unabated here in Los Angeles. Hamburger Jan Perry continues her assault on fast food with yet another goofy ban on the outlets in South Central. Hamburger Jan's central theme is that people who live in these areas are too damn stupid to figure out what to eat without her help. The idea is by limiting how many joints can open, there will be an increase in healthy options as there are in other parts of LA. Hamburger Jan, who apparently does want fries with that, does not know the real secret to more choices: people in the areas where they exist demand them and vote with their pocket books.
The NFL San Diego Chargers could be headed to Los Angeles. The team, which actually started in LA at the Coliseum, could return there temporarily as early as the 2012 season while they await a new downtown stadium being built by Hamburger Jan's friends at AEG.
Zuma Dogg, expecting a cash payout soon from his triumphant lawsuit victory against the City of Los Angeles, is outlining his plans for philanthropy.
Is Henry's Market coming to NoHo?