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After receiving 18,000 comments, the California Department of Public Health on Tuesday recommended setting the maximum limit for a water contaminant known as chromium 6 at 10 parts per billion, bringing the new cap on the pollutant that has plagued Glendale water for decades one step closer to finalization.
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The Lafayette Parish School Board could pay more than $5,500 annually for security at its meetings if the board opts Wednesday to approve a policy related to hiring a security officer.
Syrian government media and rebel forces said Saturday that poison gas had been used in a central village, injuring scores of people, while blaming each other for the attack.
A letter went home to parents in the Palo Alto Unified School District Friday, alerting them to allegations made against a former principal.
Michael White, vice president of CV Communities, told 67 people at the monthly Good Morning Beaumont breakfast on Friday, April 11, about Sunny-Cal, a proposed development of almost 500 homes that would be built east of Interstate 10, between Cherry Valley Boulevard and Brookside Avenue, across the boulevard from a much-discussed proposed warehouse ... (more)
Tens of thousands of shirtless young people will descend upon the California desert this weekend for a festival that contains music, eating, and a good amount of NSFW activity.
The Irwindale City Council voted 4-0 Wednesday to tentatively declare Huy Fong's 2-year-old bottling plant a public nuisance.
Race riots certainly aren't new to America, but when the 1960s mass race riots spread like wild fire throughout the Northern states it made America fall to its knees in the middle of one of America's biggest wars, World War III or 'The Cold War' with the underlining anger between Blacks and Whites escalating to the effect of the most horrific, ... (more)
A new study has found that two steel-frame buildings at the Cor-o-Van site are eligible for listing on the California Register of Historic Resources.
The city of Davis announced late Wednesday that the City Council likely will hire an interim city manager next week whose career specialty is getting municipal budgets in order.
Former top executives of the failed Sonoma Valley bank and North Bay real estate developer Bijan Madjlessi were arrested Wednesday on a multiple federal charges stemming from activities prior to the bank's collapse, according to the office of Melinda Haag, U.S. attorney in Northern California.
Gustafson, 40, was hired in February to lead the small department of officers who work as school resource officers and on patrol.
The highly heralded sister act, which has gone from relative obscurity to teetering on the verge of superstardom in just a matter of months, was absolutely dynamite during its concert on Wednesday at the Fillmore in San Francisco.
CSU Channel Islands has announced that its Early Childhood Studies Bachelor of Arts degree program is now taking applications for a fall 2014 cohort allowing individuals to complete the final two years of their degree at the CI Goleta campus.