An Orange County school district will test every room in its 11 schools for asbestos after questions were raised about whether students were exposed to carcinogenic dust during construction projects earlier this school year.
School officials in Huntington Beach have halted an asbestos abatement project after hearing complaints from parents and a vocal school board member.
The Orange County district attorney’s office announced the settlement Tuesday. The worker’s daughter will receive $150,000 of the money – the rest covers civil penalties and the cost of the accident’s investigation.
In Orange County, they’re turning sewer water into drinking water.
The Metropolitan Water District provides drinking water to 19 million Southern Californians.
A beleaguered Southland schools chief was reportedly fired Tuesday night over allegations of excessive pay.
The race to replace retiring Congressman Henry Waxman in a predominantly Democratic Westside-South Bay-San Fernando Valley congressional district is now down to two candidates.
The Los Angeles Unified school district is reportedly putting an end to its controversial practice of relocating suspended teachers to district offices.
Prosecutors say two merchants have been banned from LA’s Fashion District and will pay a $26 million penalty – the largest on record – for selling counterfeit goods.
The rapper is scheduled to announce plans to launch “Made In America” in Grand Park on Wednesday alongside Mayor Eric Garcetti, County Supervisor Gloria Molina and executives from event sponsor Budweiser.
Vendors in downtown Los Angeles were hoping for a last-minute surge in floral sales this Valentine’s Day.
City officials and local real estate experts unveiled a plan Thursday to revitalize historic buildings in downtown Los Angeles.
Officials with the Bellflower Unified School District have been asked to stop praying before school board meetings.
It’s now a little easier for dogs to do their thing in downtown Los Angeles.
Students in Pasadena who have yet to attend school since classes started last month may be getting a visit from district officials Wednesday.