April 3, 2005
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 22, 2002 |
Dr. Esther Somerfeld-Ziskind, a pioneering neurologist and psychiatrist whose seven-decade career spanned much of the history of those specialties in Los Angeles, has died. She was 101. Somerfeld-Ziskind was seeing patients and attending weekly learning sessions at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, where she was the oldest former resident, until shortly before her death Nov. 13 from natural causes. She died at her home in Silver Lake, said her daughter, Emile Jacobson of Los Angeles.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 15, 2001 |
The award of a contract worth $750 million to build bus shelters and street kiosks has been delayed after allegations that the firm favored by the city failed to disclose past involvement in bidding irregularities in Europe. Infinity Decaux LLC was recommended by the Los Angeles Public Works Department, but the matter was placed on hold after a competitor complained that the bidder failed to disclose, as required, past violations.
October 23, 1999
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October 15, 1998
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