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Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will face a single challenger in the June 5 primary election.

Raj Pal Kahlon, a 49-year-old Palmdale convenience store owner, filed candidacy papers Friday for the 5th District supervisorial seat held by Antonovich. Kahlon lives in the Anaverde community in Palmdale and previously lived in Lancaster. Little else is known about him.

A second potential challenger, a Pasadena resident, pulled candidacy papers but failed to file them before Friday’s deadline.

The longest-serving supervisor by more than a decade, Antonovich, 72, of Glendale, was first elected to Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors in 1980 after three terms in the state Assembly. The 5th District includes the Santa Clarita, Antelope and northern San Gabriel valleys.

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  1. Jeremy Tygur says:

    Finally someone had decided to run against Antonovich. I am very interested In the new candidate to see what he Is all about. Michael has been in that position way to long.

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