Cyclists can now ride on sidewalks in Los Angeles County
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has given the OK to cyclists wanting to ride their bikes on sidewalks. The Board voted unanimously on Tuesday to amend the county’s vehicle and traffic code to allow the use of bicycles on sidewalks in unincorporated areas of the county. The ordinance was drafted in an effort […]
Catholic League launches radio ad campaign urging boycott of Dodgers' Pride Night
In response to the Dodgers' plan to honor the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the Catholic League launched an L.A. radio campaign urging a Pride Night boycott.
USC football announces 2 future opponents
USC announced two future football opponents on Monday and one of the games may lead to a reunion with a former coach. The Trojans will host Georgia Southern on Sept. 6, 2025 and Nevada on Sept. 11, 2027. Former USC head coach Clay Helton is currently the head coach at Georgia ...
Huge news: OKC may host Summer Olympic events
The Los Angeles 2028 Organizing Committee is considering moving the Games' canoe slalom events to the Riversport Rapids Whitewater Center in Oklahoma City. Riversport Rapids was built south of downtown along the Oklahoma River as part of the sales-tax-funded MAPS 3 initiative and has seen several improvements since opening in 2019. It is an established site for the sport and is selected as the host for the International Canoe Federation (ICF) World Canoe Slalom Championships in 2026. It has also hosted the ICF Canoe Sprint Super Cup in 2021 and 2022.
The U.S. Open returns to L.A. after 75 years. It took that long for a reason
THE LAST TIME THE U.S. OPEN TEED OFF IN Los Angeles, Harry Truman was president, Stalin still controlled the Soviet Union, interstate highways didn’t exist and “The Ed Sullivan Show” was 10 days from its debut. Ben Hogan had yet to win an Open, but that would change that week in 1948 with his two-shot victory over Jimmy Demaret at Riviera Country Club, Hogan’s third win at the course in 16 months, including two Los Angeles Opens.
Artistic roller skating shines in California as hopefuls pine for the World Championships
During the pandemic lockdowns of 2020, my daughter taught herself to roller skate in our newly paved backyard. She had been on the fast track for competitive gymnastics until the lockdowns and social distancing ended that journey rather abruptly. So, she found another passion. Roller skating.
Huge USC football weekend involved more than just recruiting wins
Yes, this past weekend at USC was special. Most Trojan fans will remember it for the several commitments the program gained. Yet, there was so much more going on behind the scenes. To be sure, the first point of focus for most USC football fans was the parade of recruits...
What has changed for USC football in the past 72 hours? Quite a lot
It’s a story everyone at USC is talking about. It’s also a big development in the larger college football universe. The Trojans landed six commitments in just over 48 hours from Saturday night through Monday night. They landed four recruits on Monday, one of which had not been named at the time this article was published.
Potential Dodgers Strike, Steve Gregory on the Migrant Flights & Horoscopes
A Potential Dodgers Strike, Steve Gregory on the ‘Migrant Flights’ & Horoscopes
Fired SoFi Stadium employee to issue formal apology to community
INGLEWOOD (2UG) – A fired Black employee from SoFi Stadium will use a formal apology after a video went viral showing an overturned food cart after a concert held June 3. Marvin Carroll, who worked with the “guest experience” team was fired today after knocking over a hot dog stand and injuring a young Latino girl in the process.
Revitalizing Inglewood: Dodgers Dreamfields bring hope and opportunities to the city | by Erin Edwards | May, 2023
The Dodgers Dreamfields unveiling hit home to the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation’s own Breanna Orozco, manager of grants and initiatives at LADF. As an Inglewood native, Orozco’s roots run deep in the community. Her childhood home was located just a stone’s throw away from Edward Vincent Jr. Park. While she didn’t play softball or baseball, she fondly recalls playing soccer on the once timeworn “Champions Field.” It was there, surrounded by friends, that she found a sense of belonging. She also took ballet classes in the Veterans Memorial Building at the park.
Tennis anyone? Swimply pool-sharing app expands with private tennis and pickleball courts
LOS ANGELES — Three years ago, Swimply made a big splash in Los Angeles when it introduced an app for people to rent private pools by the hour. Now, it’s expanding to pickleball and tennis courts. Launching Wednesday, the service will be available in Los Angeles, the Bay Area, New York, Austin and Houston before rolling out nationally by the end of summer.
NASCAR President Has Telling Admission On Bubba Wallace
NASCAR's decision to suspend prominent driver Chase Elliott was a controversial one. However, NASCAR's president, Steve Phelps, has opened up about the situation. Phelps made it clear that they felt they had to suspend Elliott after suspending Wallace for a similar move last year. “It would ...
Five golfers qualify for US Open from Springfield
SPRINGFIELD, OHIO (WKEF/WRGT) - The 36-hole qualifier for the US Open is referred to as the "Longest Day in Golf," and Monday at Springfield Country Club provided justification to that nickname. More than 70 golfers played two 18-hole rounds, hoping to claim one of five berths at next week's major...
'Days like Monday make me feel like maybe USC will be an “it” program again'
USC football had a massive day on the recruiting trail Monday. The Trojans landed three class of 2024 commits, including two top 100 players on defense in four-star Serra (Gardena, Calif.) cornerback Dakoda Fields and Booker T. Washington (Atlanta) defensive end Kameryn Fountain. The ...
Hundreds of Law Enforcement Officers to Run in Pasadena to Raise Funds for Special Olympics – You Can, Too
Law enforcement officers from local, county, state, federal, and military agencies by the hundreds are expected to lace up their running shoes in Pasadena’s Desiderio Neighborhood Park for the Special Olympics Southern California Law Enforcement Torch Run on Wednesday, and the public is invited to join. This event, beginning...
U.S. Open Final Qualifying 2023: Who's in, who's out and everything you need to know from 'Golf's Longest Day'
The USGA is taking the 123rd U.S. Open next week to the vaunted and somewhat mysterious venue that is the Los Angeles Country Club's North Course. Not surprisingly, there were a record number of entries this year to try to reach the national championship—10,187. From those hopeful masses, the...
FSU Men's Golf Alums Lebioda and Norrman Qualify for 2023 U.S. Open with Impressive Scores
Florida State Men’s Golf Alums and current PGA TOUR players Hank Lebioda and Vincent Norrman have qualified for their first U.S. Open, which will take place June 15-18 at The Los Angeles Country Club.
BRO Three-Pointer No. 2: Football Recruiting Shows Results of Winning Games
In our second three-pointer of the week, we break down UCLA’s early recruiting success in 2024, and our theory that it’s due to winning more games in the last two years. UCLA Sophomore Omar Morales Qualifies for the U.S. Open. UCLA sophomore golfer Omar Morales has qualified for...
In recruiting battle with Oklahoma and Michigan, 'USC set the bar' for 4-star running back
It's been fairly well documented that USC, Oklahoma and Michigan are the three schools most likely to land four-star Longview (Texas) running back Taylor Tatum. Tatum, the nation's No. 1 rated 2024 tailback, took an official visit to USC last weekend and told 247Sports.com's Steve Wiltfong: “I ...
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