A surfer suffered a serious neck injury Saturday after diving head-first into the water at The Strand in Oceanside and, a fire official said.
The Los Angeles City Council is expected to consider another round of budget cuts Wednesday, including additional furloughs that could shut down entire departments for one day a week.
Officials say more contributions are critical as the need for toys this year is up dramatically amid a soaring jobless rate and an anemic economy.
Rotating Brownouts began Saturday at Fire Stations in Long Beach. It’s the city’s answer to budget shortfalls, but neighbors are critical of the move.