ArtsDay 2013 Draws Nearly 500 People to City Hall

ArtsDay 2013 Draws Nearly 500 People to City Hall

Wed, 04/24/2013 (All day)
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PHoto: Arts Day T-shirtArtsDay 2013 drew a massive crowd of arts advocates to City Hall on April 17 to celebrate Los Angeles's legacy of fostering arts and culture and the city's national identity as America's "Creative Capital."

Eloise Klein Healy Named First Poet Laureate of Los Angeles

Eloise Klein Healy Named First Poet Laureate of Los Angeles

Fri, 12/07/2012 - 12:31pm

Photo: Healy event photoMayor Antonio Villaraigosa honored Los Angeles poet Eloise Klein Healy as the city's inaugural Poet Laureate at a ceremony at the Los Angeles Central Library this morning.

New Report Calculates Pacific Standard Time's Economic Impact: $280 Million

New Report Calculates Pacific Standard Time's Economic Impact: $280 Million

Thu, 11/01/2012 - 4:00pm

Photo: LAEDC's Economic Impact Report CoverThe J. Paul Getty Trust released figures estimating the overall economic impact in Southern California of Pacific Standard Time to include $280.5 million while it supported 2,490 jobs and generated $19.4 million in state and local taxes.