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Next to Last: Thanks from the Heart, Words from Deuteronomy, Challenge for the Community, Prayer from the Irish, Promise of Lighter Farewell

I’m fairly certain that all of the subscribers to this column have had points of disagreement with me at some point over the past …

City of Hope Style Points: Walker’s Vested Interest, Hard Haute Couture | Buss Misses Bus | Pine in Line for More? | Soon-Shiong’s Missing Millions | Rivian’s Red Flags

How does the modern executive pull off a look that’s professional, athletic and approachable all at once? Annette Walker, president of City of Hope …

The Real Deal on New Challenge | Santa Ana’s Slippery Slope | General Jeff’s Life Mattered | Calling BS on LA Times’ B2B

I’ve got an exciting new challenge and will be shutting SullivanSaysSoCal down at the end of the year. I’ve taken a job as a …

SoCal in NYC—From Herald Square to Harlem, Highland Park to the High Line, Haddad’s Hustle to Mazzo’s Hooky

I recently had the pleasure of spending some time in Manhattan, where I seemed to bump into SoCal wherever I turned, starting with a …

Garcetti Stonewall Approaches Terrible Twos | Pacific Council’s Flex | Outrage as Reason | Eshman, Reiff on Deck | Snap’s $5M Gift to Cal State Dominguez Hills Looks Fresh

I recently got a prime example of inertia on the public health crisis of homelessness from Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s office, which sent …

Pulling for Dusty—or How UCI Professor’s View of Stats Goes Beyond Baseball | Corruption is Bipartisan Plague in LA

The World Series ought to wrap up this week—and here’s hoping Dusty Baker brings home the prize as a reward for his long career …

What Political Pressure, Public Corruption Look Like in LA | Doti’s Vax Math: 245,000 Lives Saved | Anjac’s High Bar | No Question on Scully | RIP General Jeff

An inside glimpse of political pressure, courtesy of an email obtained exclusively by SullivanSaysSoCal from the office of LA Mayor Eric Garcetti: The message …

Your CPRA at Work in LA City Hall | Come Again on Covid Data System? | Garcetti Eyes Hunter Art | RIP Hank Evers | Boyle Heights Keeps Community-Based Art Real

Ever hear the old expression about the fox guarding the henhouse? Here’s what it looks like if you think of politicians and other public …

Anyone Home at US Attorney’s Office? | UCI’s Rx for First-Generation Students | Garcetti MOPEs | Pine’s National Portfolio | Live@5 Takes Up Media Reformation

Does the U.S. Department of Justice tackle any tough cases in SoCal? It’s a question that comes up if you consider high-profile felony charges that …