General Services hosts annual Custodian Appreciation Day.

On Nov. 7, General Services held its 22nd annual Custodian Appreciation Day and Custodial Service Awards downtown. Custodians, Dept. Directors, elected officials and union representatives gathered on the south lawn of City Hall for the appreciation event...

Dressed to the Nines (One One)

On Oct. 31, the men and women of the LAPD Communications/Valley Emergency Call Center had their annual Halloween fun by dressing up for the holiday...

Christmas means teddy bears for traveling children.

This past summer, the City both made history and prepared for its next few decades. Denise Verret, 31 years of City service, Club Member, was named the CEO and Director of the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens...

City breaks ground on new Airport Police facility.

On Oct. 7, the City broke ground a block north of LAX for a new headquarters for Airport Police. The new state-of-the-art $220 million Airport Police Facility will consolidate operations from eight separate locations...

LAPD Above and Beyond event honors courage and bravery in protecting the City.

On Sept. 27, the LAPD hosted its important annual “Above and Beyond” ceremony, which this year honored 29 officers who have demonstrated the highest level of courage and bravery in protecting the City.

City Holiday Guide

The City produces and sponsors a variety of events to celebrate the holidays. Here’s Alive!’s annual guide!

Ranger Capt. Albert Torres passed away Oct. 12 after protecting City from fire.

City flags flew at half-staff Oct. 17 to note the death of Park Ranger Capt. Albert Torres, Rec and Parks, Club Member, who died Oct. 12...

LACECA plans two major events.

The Los Angeles City Employees Chicano Association (LACECA) has set two major event dates for the rest of the year.

New CEO Denise Verret, makes history and charts the Zoo’s future.

This past summer, the City both made history and prepared for its next few decades. Denise Verret, 31 years of City service, Club Member, was named the CEO and Director of the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens...

LA Police Pipes and Drums band to hold fundraiser next month.

The Los Angeles Police Emerald Society Pipe and Drum Band is planning to host its fun, upscale and important fundraiser Nov. 2 at the LA Police Museum in Highland Park...