Fire crews quickly gained the upper hand on a small brush fire Thursday afternoon near Glendale Community College, authorities said.
Neighbors said they saw the suspect’s wife run down the street holding their 18-month-old daughter.
What started as a small community project has expanded into a national and global movement to get kids reading.
Officials say residents in the Boyle Heights area can expect to see more LAPD officers on foot patrol as part of an effort to boost community relations.
Residents Thursday marched in protest of oil drilling in their South Los Angeles neighborhood.
“To have something like this happen so close to my house was upsetting and frightening,” said Lisa Roehrig.
Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to visit the Southland this week as part of the Obama Administration’s push to help more Americans go to college.
Several Southland community colleges were among those recommended Tuesday for a pilot program that would allow them to offer 4-year degrees.
The Orange County Register newspaper is set to honor “everyday heroes”, or people who make a difference without being in the spotlight, with the top honor going to a man who works with foster care teens.
Local residents next week are expected to consider possible sites for a pedestrian-bike bridge designed to connect Griffith Park to Glendale.
Small Business Saturday will take place nationwide this year on November 29th. Since its launch in 2010 it has helped change the landscape of big-city neighborhoods and small town U.S.A.
The keys to surviving a major disaster include being prepared and knowing your neighbors.
All of the facilities are equipped with board and card games, television, and will provide ice water for visitors.
The woman, in her 70s, was reportedly found naked in a field near Esplanade Avenue and Juanita Street Monday night.
KCAL9’s Kristine Lazar reports Commissioner Joseph Farrow promised the investigation will take weeks rather than months.