Southern California experienced another day of oppressive triple-digit temperatures as part of a weekend heat wave plaguing several western states.
Opponents of a Los Angeles proposal that would enact a midnight curfew and increase parking restrictions in Venice Beach are expected to attend a meeting Thursday to discuss the issue.
The California Coastal Commission had been expected to decide whether officials can remove fire rings along the Newport Beach shoreline.
Critics fear a proposed $8 million restoration project aimed at cleaning up pollution at the Malibu Lagoon will only make things worse.
The economic loss in Malibu alone could top $500 million, according to the study funded by the Dept. of Boating and Waterways.