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Falling Into a Beat – Environmental Reporting In Beverly Hills

I’ve fallen into a bit of an environmental beat lately with the Beverly Hills Courier. I’m also writing a lot more for the paper, so for now I’m going to post every other week or so with links and snips from my latest stories. Continue reading Falling Into a Beat – Environmental Reporting In Beverly Hills

New Apartments or New Green Space?

Carl Robinette recently reported on a development proposed near the Los Angeles River. The LA River is that iconic concrete canal you see in movies like Terminator 2, but with large parts of the river inhabited by green space and wildlife, some groups want to expand and open the natural environment in and around the LA River, while developers see an emerging opportunity for high-end housing near Atwater Village. Continue reading New Apartments or New Green Space?

Celebrating Indigenous L.A.

Carl recently reported on an indigenous people’s celebration in Los Angeles for the Los Feliz ledger. Though much of native American history has been erased or mistreated, the article hopes to give local residents a sense of connection to the indigenous history of the land on which they live and help foster a sense of one community. Continue reading Celebrating Indigenous L.A.

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Concerns Clash Over Possible Changes to Fletcher Drive

Carl recently reported on the possibility of “safety enhancements” to Fletcher Drive in Atwater Village, Los Angeles. Outspoken road-safety advocates say major changes are required for the roadway while business community activists worry that slowing traffic down on the thoroughfare will create gridlock in the neighborhood. Continue reading Concerns Clash Over Possible Changes to Fletcher Drive

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Scooter-mania Gets Curbed in LA

You’ve seen them, you might have ridden them and possibly even been endangered by them. Carl recently reported on attempts by Los Angeles City Council to bring a sense of order to the bonanza of app-rented electric scooters which have been lauded by the companies as the future of affordable transportation. Continue reading Scooter-mania Gets Curbed in LA