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Memorial Day Vacay: Best 3-Day Weekend Getaway Spots

For your Memorial Day mini-vacation, check out these cities with year-round appeal, plus extra holiday happenings.

05/20/2015

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Metro Rail, Bus Lines To Operate Normally On President’s Day

Government offices, courts, schools, libraries, banks and post offices will be closed Monday for the Presidents Day holiday.

02/16/2015

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Labor Dispute At West Coast Sea Ports Doesn’t Take A Holiday

The two sides have been trying to negotiate a new contract for months, and as tensions have risen the rate that cargo is moving has slowed.

01/19/2015

Covina police and firefighters teamed up to help save a family's Christmas after their gifts were stolen. (credit: CBS)

Police, Firefighters In Covina Buy Christmas Presents For Family Of 6 Robbed Of Gifts

Police and county firefighters in Covina often team up to save lives.

12/25/2014

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38th Annual Kwanzaa Parade To Be Held Friday

The parade is set to begin at 11:15 a.m. at the corner of Crenshaw and Adams Boulevards, then head south along Crenshaw to Leimert Park, where a “Black Lives Matter” rally will be held.

12/25/2014

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Ventura Company Makes Singing Christmas Tree That Has Much Of The World Talking

Local stores saw sales rise and kids were dazzled by the display.

12/24/2014

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Pershing Square Winter Holiday Festival Gets Underway This Weekend

The Winter Holiday Festival kicks off Saturday at noon and features an ice skating rink, craft booths, family entertainment and photos with Santa.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/13/2014

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Hollenbeck Youth Center Hosts Holiday Giveaway In Boyle Heights

Final preparations were underway Saturday morning for the event as volunteers showed up and people lined up outside the door – some waiting all night long.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/13/2014

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L.A. Zoo Lights – L.A.’s Newest Holiday Tradition

L.A.’s newest holiday tradition – L.A. Zoo Lights! A very special nighttime event for all ages where you’ll experience a fantastical wonderland with glowing animals in LED lights, lasers, 3D projections and more!

12/10/2014

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Six Flags Holiday in the Park

Ready to make your season bright? Bring your whole family to Six Flags Holiday in the Park to experience a thrilling display of over one million lights, festive shows and seasonal treats throughout the Park!

12/10/2014

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Ask an OC Bartender: Best Holiday Cocktail Recipes

Get ready for your next holiday party, family event, and wintry get together with these handy recipes and holiday themed cocktail selections.

12/10/2014

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CHiPs For Kids Kicks-Off Around Southland With Lots Of Folks Helping Santa

The 26th annual CHiPS for Kids toy drive kicked-off around the Southland Thursday.

12/04/2014

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Holiday Gift Giving: Secret Santa Vs White Elephant

Use this handy guide to plan your gift exchange this year.

11/30/2014

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Feds Warn Shoppers: Knockoffs Harder To Detect In Digital Age

As the Christmas shopping season kicks into high gear, federal officials Friday warned consumers that detecting counterfeit goods is getting tougher as more products are sold online.

11/28/2014

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‘Blackout Wednesday’ Draws Extra Officers To Roads, Highways

Extra officers are expected to be on the roads and highways Wednesday night in search of impaired drivers.

11/26/2014

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