Santa Monica Daily Press

Former Olympic High School student Dina Cervantes remembers a time when she felt as though she had no shot at a successful future, but in the time since she received her degree, Cervantes has waded into the world of politics and she now hopes to secure a seat of her own in the California State Assembly. READ MORE

Drama On The Ticket

Drama on the ticket: Six can’t-miss races to watch in LA County’s March 3 primary Family political dynasties are at stake. Criminal-justice reformers will choose their implementer. And for Republicans, it could be a last chance for while to gain back flipped seats lost in recent years. READ MORE

Simi Valley Acorn

Six contenders have thrown their hats into the ring for the soon-to-be-vacant 38th District Assembly seat. READ MORE