Visually impaired students enjoyed an egg hunt and a petting zoo and received baskets with stuffed animals.
Actor Mark Wahlberg and his brother Jim Wahlberg were among the speakers at the fourth annual Men's Fellowship of California regional conference at The Church of The Good Shepherd.
Lobo is a handsome year-old German Shepherd with a gentle nature who was surrendered by his owners when he developed a medical condition common to the breed.
Every week, the Courier features a selection of dogs and cats waiting for adoption or foster homes from the Los Angeles Animal Services - West Los Angeles Shelter at (888) 452-7381. The shelter is located at 11361 W. Pico Blvd. in Los Angeles, 90064.
Last week, the Paula Kent Meehan Pet Care Foundation awarded $237,000 to three organizations that spay, neuter, adopt, foster and nurse neonatal kittens in the first-ever grant funding for rescue organizations. The funds are expected to save 1,000 kittens that would otherwise perish during "kitten season," an annual surge in the number of neonatal kittens in the shelter, possibly making LA City a "no-kill" city.
The Los Angeles City Council backed a plan Friday to continue studying the possibility of a contested Koreatown temporary homeless shelter on Vermont Avenue, but to also hold more community meetings on the topic and study an alternative site, a move that comes after nearly two months of harsh opposition to the shelter among some residents.