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Firefighters Rescue 22 Trapped On Stalled Ferris Wheel In Palm Desert

Some people were left dangling for four hours.

05/10/2014

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Southern California’s Iconic Landmarks Go Dark For Earth Hour

Many popular landmarks, including Santa Monica’s world-famous Ferris wheel, went dark Saturday for Earth Hour.

03/29/2014

People gathered in a darkened Nokia Plaza at the LA Live entertainment complex hold candles in downtown Los Angeles on March 28, 2009 for a celebration to mark Earth Hour. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Iconic Landmarks In SoCal To Go Dark For Earth Hour

Santa Monica’s world-famous Ferris wheel will be among several iconic landmarks to go dark on Saturday evening.

03/23/2013

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30 People Get Stuck On Ferris Wheel In Ventura County

Thirty people had to be rescued off a malfunctioning Ferris wheel Saturday evening in Thousand Oaks.

10/20/2012

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Getaway Guide: One-Tank Trip to Balboa Island

Charming Balboa Island is only an hour’s drive from LA, and there is something every Tinseltown family will not only enjoy, but reminisce about time and time again as the years fly by.

CBS Los Angeles–09/15/2012

child on ride at LA County Fair

What Not To Miss at the 2012 LA County Fair

The LA County Fair opens this weekend. Here’s what you should definitely check out on your first day, because there are 24 days to enjoy!

CBS Los Angeles–08/29/2012

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LAPD Detective Completes 25-Hour Ferris Wheel Ride For Charity

An LAPD detective finished up ride of his life Friday and set the world record for the longest time spent on a Ferris wheel.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/01/2012

Will this proposed Ferris wheel be built at Venice Beach? (credit: CBS)

Will Proposed New Ferris Wheel Light Up The Venice Beach Night Sky?

Venice Beach is known for many things. Muscle Beach, quirky street performers, diversity, cheap t-shirts.The gourmet sausages at Jody Maroni’s? Hello!

03/04/2012

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Santa Monica’s Ferris Wheel To Go Dark For Earth Hour

The world’s most famous solar-powered Ferris wheel will go dark for an hour Saturday night in observance of Earth Hour 2011.

03/26/2011