A memorial grows for singer Jenni Rivera outside her family's home in Lakewood.
(Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times / December 19, 2012)
Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, December 19. During a night of strong winds, residents in Los Angeles and Encino were left in the dark.
Around 2,000 customers lost power last night, reports the L.A. Times.
A man who set a fire to a North Hollywood restaurant over 30 years ago, causing the death of a fireman, has been denied parole, reports the Daily News.
Two of the suspects in a Northridge shooting that left four people dead have court dates set for previous incidents, reports the L.A. Times.
A memorial is planned today for singer Jenni Rivera, who died in a jet crash earlier this month. But if you're looking to attend the service at Gibson Amphitheatre, you better already have a ticket. Patch
An L.A. blogger has launched a video series exploring vegan options around town. First up: Studio City's Sun Cafe. L.A. Magazine
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