|Spruce Up Your Dog Park!|
Radio talk show host Tom Leykis has offered up a $50,000 contribution to the reward to find the attackers of John Stow who was beaten by thugs in the Dodger Stadium parking lot following the Dodgers-Giants home opener. Apparently city officials do not want Mr. Leykis contributions with representatives from Councilman Ed Reyes' office belligerently insisting Mr. Leykis as a private individual can not join the Dodgers and other private organizations in making the contributions.
Supervisors Mark Ridley Thomas and Zev Yaroslavsky are having a battle over the Crenshaw Light Rail Line. Ridley Thomas wants to build some of it underground; Zev sides with MTA reports that suggest it be above ground, adding Ridley Thomas' option adds hundreds of millions to cost. Big question mark is what the Mayor, who controls four votes on the MTA board, thinks.
South Bay Republican Craig Huey pulls a major upset to wind up facing Janice Hahn in the run-off to replace retiring Congresswoman Jane Harman. Redondo Beach Mayor Mike Gin, another Republican in the race who finished fourth, had hoped he would be victorious in becoming Congress' first openly gay and legally married member.
Are you a dog lover and patron of one of LA's many local dog parks? Here's an opportunity to spruce up your favorite park thanks to a contest sponsored by Beneful that could net $50K in improvements to the facility. Get details on the What's Cooking Today show on CRN Digital Talk, Friday morning at 7:30 a.m.