Napa Earthquake Puts Spotlight On Need To Reinforce Southland's Older Buildings
As Southern California residents take in images of Napa buildings left crumbling from Sunday's quake, many are wondering what's being done to reinforce historic buildings locally.
National Public Radio
From Carpet-Wetter To Film Icon: How Terry The Terrier Became Toto
It was the kind of moment that has defined the lives of many young performers and future stars.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
LA Daily News
In good news about L.A. River, what about Arroyo Seco?: Guest commentary
For local residents who shared the recent excitement about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers billion-dollar restoration plan for the Los Angeles River and wondered “What about the Arroyo Seco?,” there's good news and even better news.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Man crashes car through garage and into pool after flip-flops get entangled in pedals
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WPTV Local News
Elderly man crashes car into pool
Officers responded around 11:45 a.m. to a report in Altadena of a car crashing into a pool in the 2700 block of Scripps Place, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department told KNBC-TV.
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Man drives car into swimming pool after shoe gets stuck Here's a case for wearing driving shoes.
Big Papi reaches homer milestone
Ortiz connected in the third inning Saturday night against Houston, sending a solo drive into the first row of the center-field seats at Fenway Park for the milestone shot.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
NECC club hosts gaming marathon
Northern Essex Community College's student club Bacon Board Gamers will host its fourth semiannual all-day gaming marathon on Friday, Aug. 22, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., on the campus at 100 Elliot St. The event is free and open to anyone who enjoys board games.
The Lebanon Daily News
Ukrainian, Russian officials to meet in Berlin
The foreign ministers of Ukraine and Russia are meeting in Berlin on Sunday to resume diplomatic talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine.
2 dead, 2 hurt in Arkansas freight train collision
Arkansas State Police say two people have died and two are injured after two Union Pacific freight trains collided in northeast Arkansas.
Man on slashing spree in China kills 2, injures 14
A knife-wielding man in a northeastern Chinese city near the North Korean border went on a slashing spree Sunday, killing two people and injuring 14 others, a state broadcaster said.
Man unharmed after crashing car into backyard pool
TV reports that a man was unharmed Saturday after he crashed his car into a backyard pool.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Elderly Altadena man OK after crashing into backyard swimming pool
ALTADENA >> An 85-year-old Altadena man escaped serious injury or worse Saturday after accidentally driving his car into a backyard swimming pool, authorities said.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Big Squeeze: The Decline of America's California Dream
California, shown above, has long been the destination of American dreamers from other states.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
PASADENA mayor to unveil first meter of the real change movement's donation meter program
The public is invited to join Mayor Bill Bogaard, Flintridge Center officials and community leaders for the unveiling of a new "donation meter" program, the Real Change Movement, at Fuller Theological Seminary, 180 North Oakland Avenue, Pasadena, beginning at 11 a.m., Wednesday, August 13, 2014.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
La Canada Valley Sun
Hathaway-Sycamores holding annual fundraiser
Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services will honor a La Caada Flintridge couple when it holds its annual fundraiser, the Celebrating Childrens Awards Reception, at Dodger Stadium on Sept.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Music on the Main summer jazz series at Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Drive, La Caada Flintridge, features drummer Sammy Miller and his band starting at 6 p.m. The event is free with Descanso admission of $9 general, $6 for seniors and students, $4 for children 5 to 12, and free for children 4 and younger.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Stranded Hikers Rescued In Altadena
A Los Angeles County Sheriff's helicopter Monday rescued two stranded hikers from a trail in the foothills of Altadena, authorities said.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Encouraging More Same-Sex Parents to Adopt
The cellphone call came as Daniel Nelms was traveling down the 405 Freeway. He pulled over to talk.