A Biodiversity Analysis in Los Angeles

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Rich biodiversity can exist in the biggest of cities, as a new report finds for Los Angeles. Wildlife TNC Science Urban Conservation

Success! Los Angeles Bans Bullhooks

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Los Angeles Bans Bullhooks appeared first on Ecorazzi. LA City Council voted unanimously to ban the use of cruel bullhooks by any circus performing within city limits. Read More The post Success! Animals Causes Entertainment Featured News

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Los Angeles May Legalize Beekeeping

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After a sharp decline in the bee population over the past decade, lawmakers in Los Angeles voted to make backyard beekeeping legal in the city last week. City Council instructed city Read More The post Los Angeles May Legalize Beekeeping appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Environment News Top News

Los Angeles Adopts Meatless Mondays

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Read More The post Los Angeles Adopts Meatless Mondays appeared first on Ecorazzi. Meatless Monday, the campaign to get people to reduce their meat consumption, has a new friend. Eats Featured News Vegetarian

Los Angeles School District Embraces Meatless Mondays

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The Los Angeles Unified School District cuts out meat on Mondays in cafeterias. Read More The post Los Angeles School District Embraces Meatless Mondays appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Featured Healthy Living News Vegetarian

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Los Angeles: a festival of green reasons to go

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| Looking for another reason to visit Los Angeles? September 12-14 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. It’s where people come to meet renowned authors, actors, visionaries and community leaders; shop with hundreds of green […] Los Angeles: a festival of green reasons to go is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Green Festival 2014 Los Angeles Green Festival 2014 | Earth Friendly L.A. |

Painful Tools Used To Train Elephants Banned in Los Angeles

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In a landmark decision for wildlife, The City Council of Los Angeles finalized a bullhook ban on Wednesday. Bullhooks are sharp and painful tools used by trainers to train elephants Read More The post Painful Tools Used To Train Elephants Banned in Los Angeles appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News

The World Vegan Summit & Expo Comes to Los Angeles

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The summit Read More The post The World Vegan Summit & Expo Comes to Los Angeles appeared first on Ecorazzi. Vegan activists and friends will come together in Marina Del Ray, California this weekend to discuss and celebrate all things vegan at the World Vegan Summit & Expo. Causes Eats News Top News Vegan

Los Angeles’ 2nd Annual Vegan Oktoberfest is Returning This October

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Back by popular demand, the first-ever Vegan Oktoberfest is returning to Los Angeles this fall. Thanks to last year’s huge turnout, the 2015 Vegan Oktoberfest will be spread out over Read More The post Los Angeles’ 2nd Annual Vegan Oktoberfest is Returning This October appeared first on Ecorazzi.

High Noon Birding in the Mountains of Los Angeles

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For now, I present a story of an excellent day''s birding on a visit to Los Angeles last week.]. There are two excellent things about birding Los Angeles County: the weather is always beautiful (well, maybe hot, but I’m one of those no-humidity=great weather people) and the diverse range of birding habitats. And, I had previously purchased an Adventure Pass, which allows you to park in certain areas of the Angeles National Forest, a part of the San Gabriel Mountains.

Does the Vegan Crown Belong to Los Angeles?

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By Colleen Holland, VegNews.com They say dreams are either made or broken in Los Angeles, but these days, being vegan in Los Angeles is definitely a dream come true. The Read More The post Does the Vegan Crown Belong to Los Angeles? appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Healthy Living News Top News Vegan

To Become 21st Century City, Los Angeles Plan Aims To Curb Car Culture

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" Marking a major departure for a city known for its over-reliance on cars, the Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday evening approved a 20-year transportation plan that aims to encourage walking, biking, and public transit over automobiles. ABC 7-Los Angeles reports that about 47 percent of trips taken in the city are less than 3 miles, and of those trips, 84 percent are taken by car. car culture Los Angeles

Vegan Chef Tal Ronnen Opening New Restaurant in Los Angeles

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Celebrity chef Tal Ronnen is set to open Crossroads, a plant based restaurant and bar, this March in Los Angeles. Read More The post Vegan Chef Tal Ronnen Opening New Restaurant in Los Angeles appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegan

Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department Releases Hiker Rescue Video

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The Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department released the roughly three-minute video above this weekend showing the helicopter rescue of three hikers who were found “clinging to a cliff,” as the NBC put it, at Eaton Canyon earlier this month. Click here to view the embedded video.

Los Angeles Announces 'Coal-Free By 2025' Goal - Compass

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Los Angeles Announces Coal-Free By 2025 Goal. Angelenos cheered this week when Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced his intention to sign two agreements that will make the city coal-free no later than 2025. The prospect of Los Angeles being poised to sign agreements to get off of coal represents a pivotal moment. Los Angeles was the first city in the state to hit 20 percent clean energy. Compass.

Los Angeles Leads the Nation in Rooftop Solar

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With the flip of a switch, Los Angeles officials today inaugurated the nation's largest rooftop solar Feed-in Tariff (FiT) program, enabling hundreds of building owners to create solar power plants on their rooftops and sell solar power to the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) for distribution on the city's power grid. "The Mayor issued a challenge for public-private solutions to bring clean, solar energy to Los Angeles," she said. "The

Los Angeles’ Michael Amin: Green Parenting Begins with Green Living

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The post Los Angeles’ Michael Amin: Green Parenting Begins with Green Living appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Sponsored Posts Children green living Los Angeles Michael Amin New Urbanism parenting sustainability urbanThere’s a trend happening in many areas of North America and in some ways it’s proving to be a double-edged sword.

Los Angeles to Become Biggest US City to Ban Plastic Bags

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Los Angeles is about to be the largest city in America to ban plastic bags. Read More The post Los Angeles to Become Biggest US City to Ban Plastic Bags appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Top News

Going Green: How to Make Your Los Angeles Property More Eco-Friendly

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If you’re serious about doing your bit for the environment, here are a few things to consider to make your Los Angeles property more eco-friendly. For those living in Los Angeles, the weather may be glorious and sunny all year round, but constant heat goes hand in hand with rising energy bills. These are just a few key tips to help make your Los Angeles home more eco-friendly. What if we all treated our homes like its own environment, a little biosphere.

"Maybe even nothing!" - How We Got Los Angeles Off Coal

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Maybe there has never been and will never be a more important energy decision in my city, Los Angeles, than the one made last week by our city council representatives. In fact, just recently I was having pizza next to Ronni Solomon, a local high voltage organizer for environmental justice and fellow advocate for the L.A. Beyond Coal campaign. She was wondering if there was anything that the L.A.

Los Angeles Rabbit Foundation

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As that conversation with my brother the humanitarian would suggest I volunteered with the Los Angeles Rabbits Foundation and the above was one of the nicer conversations I had about the experience. An actual conversation with my brother: Me: I’m going to help bunnies. Brother: Playboy bunnies. Me: No, bunny bunnies. Brother: They’re an invasive species. Me: No, house bunnies. Brother: Again, it sounds like we’re talking about Playboy bunnies. Me: [long sigh].

EVG Q&A: Vegan Scones in Los Angeles?

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QandA vegan los angeles recipe gluten-freephoto from Punky Dough Question : What are the best vegan scones in L.A.? Answer: This is a tough question, because I can't think of any places that definitely have them off the top of my head. Whole Foods sells them on the East Coast, but not on the West for some reason.

Saudi Prince Sues the City of Los Angeles Over Palatial Building

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Saudi Prince Abdul Aziz bin Abdullah – the son of King Abdullah and deputy Foreign Minister – has sued the city of Los Angeles. Saudi Prince vs. Los Angeles. In the latest twist, the Prince’s US lawyers have filed a suit in the Los Angeles Superior Court claiming that he is being unfairly targeted and that there is no reason to conduct environmental impact assessments.

Gourmet Gluten-Free Vegan at The Four Seasons Los Angeles

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On the hunt for gourmet vegan food in Los Angeles? One spot many residents and visits overlook is The Four Seasons in Beverly Hills. Perhaps it''s because their plant-based offerings are relatively new, or perhaps there''s a resistance based on the upscale nature of the hotel brand. However, if you''re looking for a fancy dining experience and phenomenal food you must visit one of the hotel''s restaurants: Culina, Windows Lounge and Cabana.

Adrian Grenier Opens a Green Pop-Up Shop in Los Angeles

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This past weekend, SHFT partners Adrian Grenier and Peter Glatzer opened a pop-up shop at a gallery space in Los Angeles to showcase their ideas on how to live a more sustainably. Entertainment Events Film/TV News Pop Culture adrian grenier california green events green news los angeles peter glatzer shft shft.com

Hang with Damon and Affleck in Los Angeles for Charity

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Read More The post Hang with Damon and Affleck in Los Angeles for Charity appeared first on Ecorazzi. If you''ve ever dreamed of meeting Hollywood heartthrobs Ben Affleck and Matt Damon, today is your lucky day! Causes News People Top News ben affleck matt damon

"The Era of Coal is Over": Los Angeles Will Move Beyond Coal by 2025

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Today, after a three-year campaign by tens of thousands across the city, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa joined our L.A. The Los Angeles Business Council was a leader in putting together the rooftop solar program. Two organizations, the Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE) and Strategic Concepts in Organizing and Policy Education (SCOPE), were leaders on the energy efficiency components of this effort. "By

New apprentice submission: HOMELESSNESS IN LOS ANGELES. THE PROBLEM AND STEPS TOWARDS SOLUTIONS.

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HOMELESSNESS IN LOS ANGELES. THE PROBLEM AND STEPS TOWARDS SOLUTIONS. THE PROBLEM The homeless. I can’t help but notice. There is simply no way I can avert my eyes. They are seemingly everywhere I turn. By last count, there are over 52,000 throughout the County. It’s so wrenchingly painful to see, and I feel so […]. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Apprentice Thesis Elephant Academy Enlightened Society Equal Rights

Babycakes Los Angeles: review

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YouTube vegan los angeles dessertI finally made it over to Babycakes in downtown L.A. after attending the Go Green Expo on Saturday. The moment I walked through the door I knew I was going to love Babycakes - the scent of fresh-out-of-the-oven vegan desserts was overwhelming! There was a line, as I expected, since Saturday is their busiest day, but it moved quickly. I have a feeling some of the customers had no idea it was vegan, since the shop really doesn't scream it.

Los Angeles Set To Change City Lighting

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Los Angeles, California is set to be the first United States city to change their residential street lights from incandescent to LEDs. Los Angeles’ Mayor, Antonio Villaraigosa, said that this bill could make L.A. The bill which details the lighting changes was revealed this past Monday. hopes to reduce a significant amount of pollution with the lighting changes. The change will take place over a five-year period, starting in July. The city of L.A.

Organic Margaritas in Los Angeles

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I went on a search today for organic margaritas in Los Angeles, and was pleasantly surprised to find 10 across the city! los angeles restaurants recipe organic greenI posted my list on Citysearch , so please check it out. Did I leave any place out? If so, please let me know if in the comments below and I'll update my list. Most of the restaurants use 4Copas tequila , which claims to be "The World's Only Certified Organic Tequila".

Fresh juice in Los Angeles

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juice los angeles healthToday, a friend asked me where she could get good juice in L.A., so I thought I'd share my favorite places with you too. I actually prefer to make my own juice from produce I've purchased from a farmer's market, but if I'm out and about these are the places I like the best. Beverly Hills Juice Club is fantastic. They have all sorts of fruit juices and some vegetable - great combinations. They make it really early in the morning from local produce.

Pink Saves Life of Puppy Thrown Off Los Angeles Overpass

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Recently, the singer's big heart was captured by the story of a puppy who sustained major injuries after being thrown off an LA overpass. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News pink

“Amphibian Ark” launched in Los Angeles

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Scientists came together in Los Angeles earlier this month to launch an “amphibian ark” to save thousands of species, but the animals won’t be going on board two by two. Los Angeles Times, February 16. Their ark would involve bio-secure facilities around the globe and would house 500 each of as many as 2,000 species.

Natalie Portman Commends Los Angeles Unified School District for Healthy School Lunches

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Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) was announced as the winner of the 2011 “Golden Carrot Awards” by the Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) for innovation in school food service. The school will receive $3,000 from PCRM to benefit the food service program. LAUSD won the grand prize for their creative food program which [.]. Eats Entertainment Vegan natalie portman

Los Angeles’ War Against Public Gardens

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In April we planted a garden in the food dessert that is South Central Los Angeles. Angel Tenger and her family allowed LAGG to plant the garden in her yard and the parkways (area in between the sidewalk and street) lining the property. I contacted Angel for her side of One of the most touching projects I’ve done in the last 89 volunteer missions was the day I worked with LA Green Grounds.

Eric Garcetti Elected to Continue the Clean Energy Legacy in Los Angeles

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On Tuesday, City Council Member and Sierra Club endorsed candidate Eric Garcetti surprised many political observers by pulling out a victory against an establishment favorite to be elected the next mayor of Los Angeles. Garcetti won The second reason Garcetti’s victory should be celebrated is because it is important not just for the city of Los Angeles, but for the whole country.

Giveaway: pair of tickets to premiere of Skin Trade (Los Angeles)

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Tomorrow night I will be attending the Los Angeles premiere of the acclaimed documentary Skin Trade. Los Angeles, CA 90024 View Larger Map How to enter to win the tickets: *Please make sure that when you enter, you leave a way for me to contact you (email, Twitter, or Facebook) Comment below and explain why you and your guest would like to see this film. documentary event vegan los angeles free

More vegan desserts in Los Angeles!

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Click image to enlarge Los Angeles, I heart you. vegan los angeles dessertYou are such an amazing place for a vegan to live. I just got an email from a company in Downtown L.A. that now has vegan desserts! I think this is a sign that Downtown is the new hotspot. They will also be available at other locations (see below) Little Spoon Desserts is "launching a full line of vegan desserts, including layer cakes, cookies, brownies, and other delicious sweets".

Video: Being Vegan is a Breeze at Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles

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In April I was invited to try the new vegan menu at the beautiful Breeze restaurant , which is part of Hyatt's Century Plaza hotel in Los Angeles. video YouTube vegan los angeles dinner restaurants dessert gluten-freeDespite being on a strict anti-candida diet at the time, I thought it was worth going to have a few bites of the promising dishes. And it was well worth it!

Ordering cannabis in Los Angeles is now as easy as booking a taxi.

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FINTECH Companies are now turning to Cannabis due to heightened payment processing in the Cannabis Delivery Sector. Click on an app, choose your preferred product, pay for it and then sit back and wait for it to be delivered to your door. FINTECH Marijuana companies are now taking advantage of the legalization of cannabis, for which the […].

More vegan pizza in Los Angeles

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YouTube vegan los angeles review restaurants gluten-freeAnother reason for vegans to love L.A. there is lots of vegan pizza. I just discovered Fresh Brothers pizza has vegan options, even though they're only a few miles from where I live - one of their 3 locations is in a really cute part of Marina Del Ray. It has a great vibe - very casual, warm, simple; just like most pizza places. Although, their employees are super friendly, which is not always the case. The pizza is very good.