Enjoy a Cup of Joe Coffee in NoHo

NORTH HOLLYWOOD - Local cafe Joe Coffee is bringing a different blend of coffee to the NoHo Arts District scene. Continue reading

Next Phase of DWP Trunk Line Project to Begin

  VALLEY VILLAGE - Starting Saturday, the Los Angeles Dept. of Water and Power will begin the next phase of construction on the City Trunk Line South Project to replace the city's aging water infrastructure.  Continue reading

Home Again with the San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission

LOS ANGELES - One year after a devastating fire destroyed the San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission in North Hollywood, the Mission celebrated the opening of a new 90-bed homeless shelter in Northridge.  Continue reading

LA Repairs 2,400 Lane Miles of City Streets

LOS ANGELES - Earlier this week, the City of Los Angeles set a record for the most street lane miles repaired in a single year in the city's history. Councilmember Krekorian joined Mayor Garcetti to announce this accomplishment.  Continue reading

Handle the Heat with These Safety Tips

LOS ANGELES - Summer is kicking into full gear and temperatures are rising across the Southland. LA County health officials urge residents to take precautions while participating in outdoor activities.  Continue reading

Krekorian Honors Small Business for Immigrant Heritage Month

  LOS ANGELES - Councilmember Krekorian recognized Studio City restaurant Gangadin Indian Cuisine as an exemplary immigrant owned business in Council District 2 as part of the city's second annual celebration of Immigrant Heritage Month. Continue reading

Metro to Launch Bike Share Program

LOS ANGELES - Metro announced the launch of a county-wide program to implement a bike share system by Spring 2016. Continue reading

Guy Weddington McCreary Memorial Square Unveiled

NORTH HOLLYWOOD - Councilmembers Krekorian and LaBonge dedicated the intersection of Lankershim Blvd. and Weddington St. in North Hollywood as Guy Weddington McCreary Square. Continue reading

NoHo Furniture Shop Helps Hollywood Set the Scene

NORTH HOLLYWOOD - Local furniture rental business Advanced Liquidators has helped decorate the sets of some of Hollywood's most successful productions. Earlier this week, Councilmember Krekorian toured the facility's showroom and spoke with the team that keeps it running. Continue reading

Call 311 for Bulky Item Pickup

LOS ANGELES - Illegal dumping is a serious quality of life issue for our neighborhoods. In the City of Los Angeles, it's against the law to discard old sofas, refrigerators, mattresses and other large household items on the curb outside of homes and apartment buildings. It's also frustrating and unsightly for everyone in the community. Continue reading

Go Metro to the 2015 Special Olympics

LOS ANGELES - Metro has joined forces with the 2015 Special Olympics World Games to encourage participants, fans and volunteers to ride Metro Bus and Rail services to and from major sporting events planned in the LA area from July 25 to Aug. 2 this summer. Continue reading

Middle School Marches to the Beat of an Award-Winning Drumline

NORTH HOLLYWOOD - This spring, James Madison Middle School's drumline team won the "Drums Across California" state championship title. The team dominated the competition, winning nine out of 10 categories and capturing the coveted "Gold Drum" award for best overall performance. It was the first year that the team competed in the indoor drumline competition. Continue reading

DWP Is Updating Our Water Pipes

VALLEY VILLAGE/STUDIO CITY AND NORTH HOLLYWOOD - The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is in the process of upgrading its aging water infrastructure with two critical projects in portions of Council District 2. These projects are essential to our city, but will cause some disruption to the flow of traffic and to area businesses. Councilmember Krekorian is working with DWP to lighten the impact of the projects on our neighborhoods and to support local residents during this process. Continue reading

LAPD Searching for Leads to Solve Violent Homocide

LOS ANGELES - Councilmember Paul Krekorian and LAPD officers recently announced a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest, prosecution and conviction of the killer of 53-year-old Suren "Chris" Donoyan. Continue reading

Councilmember Krekorian Sworn in for a New Term

LOS ANGELES - Councilmember Krekorian was just sworn in for his second full term as the representative for the San Fernando Valley's Council District 2. His new term officially begins on July 1, 2015.    Continue reading