Goodbye To Hollywood?

Will the City of Angels have to clip its wings? Just one week after Los Angeles residents learned they will vote this November on whether the San Fernando Valley should secede from the city, a new study fueled talk that the entertainment capital known as Hollywood could also strike out on its own. L.A.'s Local Agency Formation Commission, a state-approved group that fights urban sprawl, announced last week that Hollywood--a now somewhat tarnished area hoping to revive its golden era--could pay its own bills and thrive as a stand-alone entity. If voters decide to break off both areas, it would reduce...

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