Vets to Take Battle of Westwood to D.C.; Pac Council’s Impeachment Balancing Act; Brandman’s Shout-Out; Raj Under Radar; OC’s New Hotel Equation

You could be in for a jolt if you think the vets who expect the Veterans Administration to live up to its obligations in Westwood have left their fighting spirit on the field. Word around the 388-acre campus along Wilshire Boulevard has the vets preparing to deliver a scathing report with what’s …

Mayne’s Style as Social Commentary; LA Goes La-La on Hong Kong; The Real Deal’s Reset; Madness to LABJ’s Method? Responses on VA Report

Thom Mayne put a twist on the designers’ typical all-black outfit when he made the trip from his office in Culver City to Costa Mesa for the groundbreaking on the $73 million home of the Orange County Museum of Art. A small, white question mark – with no further comment …

LA vs. OC in Battle of Billionaires; Garment & Citizen Finds Home at Huntington Library; Calle Keeps Quiet; LAHSA’s Tell; Mathews Looks at Leviathan

A battle between billionaires has spilled over the LA-OC line and will play out in San Diego, where there’s still plenty of politics to come before a new operator is named for the 13,000-seat Pechanga Arena. Anschutz, Samueli Call it LA Kings owner Philip Anschutz versus Henry Samueli, who counts …

SoCal Comfort: Baby Boomers Get Millennials; What Santana Didn’t Say; Red Flags on Case of OC Auditor; LACMA Gets Snap

The Baby Boomer cred rolled in from Downtown LA, the San Gabriel Valley and Irvine – a trio of top executives with enough gray in their hair and tailoring on their frames to look distinguished and command some deference in the ballroom of the Hilton Orange County Airport. The lineup …