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UCLA Kicks Off 6 Days Of Virtual Graduation Ceremonies

Thursday marked the first of six days of the virtual graduations for each department.

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Jon Knight Prince Arrested In Recent Vandalism Crimes

WESTWOOD—The Los Angeles Police Department has announced that they have arrested a suspect in connection to multiple vandalisms that have transpired across the city. The West Los Angeles Patrol Division led the arrest.  Jon Knight Prince was arrested on Thursday, June 3, at 12:45 a.m. He was arrested for felony vandalism with consideration for the […]

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Demonstrators Gathered In Westwood For A Peace Rally In Support Of Israel

Supporters of Israel rallied for peace Sunday at the federal building on Wilshire.  

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dot.LA

Appia Bio Comes Out of Stealth Aiming to Offer Faster, Safer Cancer-Fighting Therapies

Cell therapy has taken the oncology world by storm. For cancer patients who have tried every other treatment, cell therapies not only have the potential to kill cancer cells in the moment, but they can multiply and continue bolstering the immune syste…

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Armed Suspect Caught On Camera In West Hollywood

WEST HOLLYWOOD—A strong-armed robbery suspect was caught on camera near Larrabee Street and Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood right behind The Flaming Saddle, on Saturday, April 17. The gunman robbed a group of victims as they were walking in the alley that is frequented by residents and visitors living in West Hollywood area. The […]

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LAUSD reopening has been unequal, with nearly full classrooms on Westside, emptier ones elsewhere

The first week of in-person school at Warner Avenue Elementary in Westwood rolled out like a joyous sigh of relief. Families lined up around the block, exchanging hugs as children chased one another on the grass. Parent Dina Cohan was “ecstatic,” she said, before flying into an embrace with Principal Agnes Kamau just outside the […]

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The Real Deal Los Angeles

Landmark Properties redesigns rental project near UCLA to add space

In a sign of the Covid times, Landmark Properties is revamping its student-focused apartment complex project near UCLA to create more space for tenants. The firm is scheduled to present the new design to a local review board next week, according to Urbanize. The development site is at 10915 W. Strathmore Drive in Westwood. In the redesign by Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects, the complex now includes elevation changes and setbacks to create terraces on the upper … [more]

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UCLA Receives $6 Million From NIH

WESTWOOD-On Wednesday, March 24, UCLA announced that researchers from the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Centers have been awarded two research grants totaling $6 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to identify new treatments for pancreatic cancer. “Pancreatic cancer is one of the most challenging cancers to treat,” said Dr. Caius Radu, a professor […]

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Former UCLA Soccer Coach Sentenced In College Admissions Case

WESTWOOD-On Friday, March 19, the Department of Justice announced that the former men’s soccer coach at UCLA has been sentenced in connection with his involvement in a scheme to use fraud and bribery to facilitate the admission of applicants to UCLA. Jorge Salcedo, 48, was sentenced to eight months in prison, one year of supervised […]

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UCLA Student Arrested In Connection With Capitol Riot

WESTWOOD-On Tuesday, February 16, Christian Secor, a 22-year-old UCLA student was arrested for his involvement with the January 6 Capitol riot. Secor is being charged with impeding officers, civil disorder, obstructing an official proceeding, entering and remaining on restricted grounds, violent entry, and disorderly conduct. According to the criminal complaint, the FBI received at least […]

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