News And Politics
1/17/13, 11:44 a.m.
The presidential inauguration is Monday and officials have just released what's on the lunch menu.
1/16/13, 4:16 p.m.
South Los Angeles leaders will gather at Holman United Methodist Church, where the pastor of L.A.'s First African Methodist Episcopal Church will deliver the keynote.
1/16/13, 1:19 p.m.
Open enrollment through the state health insurance marketplaces – which are still being planned – begins on Oct. 1, and coverage through those plans goes into effect on the first day of 2014.
1/14/13, 10:06 a.m.
A city plan that will shape South LA development for the next few decades is heading into its final stages.
1/10/13, 1:53 p.m.
On MLK's birthday weekend, a South L.A. museum celebrates the 50th anniversary of his "I Have A Dream Speech."
1/9/13, 10:02 a.m.
After years of tumult, Charles Drew University is repositioning itself to occupy a unique, mission-driven place in the South Los Angeles health landscape.
1/4/13, 4 p.m.
In addition to the physical exercise, a new report says recess helps cognitive development -- but it's still being reduced in many schools.
1/3/13, 11:30 a.m.
States have to be ready to operate their own affordable health insurance exchanges by October – otherwise the federal government will step in and do it for them.
12/31/12, 11:41 a.m.
The LAPD has spent recent weeks reminding trigger-happy celebrants that firing a gun into the air to ring in 2013 (or any year) is a felony and can be deadly.
12/21/12, 3:53 p.m.
OnCentral looks back and highlights some of its most popular, interesting and important stories from the year the world was supposed to end.