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OC Company Helps Homeowners Save Water By Purifying Pools

Now one Orange County company is helping homeowners save water through a special process usually reserved for purifying drinking water.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/14/2015

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California Urged To Return $331M Meant For Homeowners

A Sacramento County judge found that the governor and state Legislature unlawfully diverted most of a fund that was part of a $25 billion settlement between five major banks and nearly every state in 2012.

07/06/2015

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LA Considers Shifting Responsibility Of Sidewalk Repairs To Homeowners

Los Angeles has crumbling sidewalks in need of repair, but a plan to fix them won’t make a lot of homeowners happy.

05/26/2015

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Board: Unlicensed Contractors Nabbed In Alhambra, Other Cities

A statewide sting has nabbed 112 unlicensed contractors who could face criminal charges for offering home repair services in seven cities, a state board said.

11/11/2014

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$10M Grant Given To Soundproof Inglewood Homes From LAX Noise

The roar of planes coming in and out of Los Angeles International Airport may become more of a dull rumble for Inglewood residents now that the city has received federal money to soundproof homes.

09/11/2014

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OC Seniors To Ask City Council For Permission To Shoot Rabbits

Seniors in Mission Viejo want permission to shoot bunnies in their communities with pellet guns.

05/19/2014

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Calif. Lawmakers OK Bill To Protect Homeowners From HOAs During Drought

A Southern California lawmaker wants to protect homeowners who cut back on watering during the statewide drought against retaliation from homeowner associations (HOAs).

04/04/2014

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Azusa Homeowners Turn To Government To Prevent Future Storm Disasters

Homeowners in Azusa are turning to the government to help prevent future storm disasters.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/18/2014

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Lawsuit Says California Mortgage Money Mishandled

Three community assistance organizations sued Gov. Jerry Brown and other state officials on Friday, alleging the state improperly diverted nearly $370 million that was intended to help homeowners struggling with foreclosures.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/14/2014

A magnitude-6.7 earthquake that struck Northridge on Jan. 17, 1994,  killed of 57 people,  injured over 8,700 more, and caused an estimated $20 billion in damage, making it one of the costliest natural disasters in U.S. history. (CBS)

Calif. Insurance Commissioner Offers Discount For Buying Quake Coverage

Insurance officials offered a new incentive Monday for homeowners across the Southland and throughout California to prepare for the region’s next big earthquake.

12/02/2013

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Dozens Arrested In Sting Operation Across Calif. For Unlicensed Contractors

California authorities arrested 75 people, some with shady pasts and most of them accused of working without proper licenses, during an undercover sting operation conducted last week by the Contractors State License Board.

10/12/2013

The $665 million Millennium project  would feature a pair of 35-story and a 39-story towers in the heart of Hollywood. (courtesy MillenniumHollywood.net)

Homeowners Wary Of Plans For ‘Millennium Hollywood’ Project

A development project that would transform the Hollywood skyline faces sharp criticism from local homeowners despite promises to bring thousands of new jobs to the region.

02/06/2013

David Kaup, who was scheduled to be sentenced on Monday but failed to appear in court, is being sought by the FBI. (courtesy FBI)

FBI Hunts For San Gabriel Man Behind $11M Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Federal investigators on Thursday asked the public for help in finding a San Gabriel man who admitted to defrauding homeowners out of as much as $11 million in three separate fraud schemes.

12/20/2012

Some residents along the 405 believe a construction company has damaged their homes. (credit: CBS)

Residents Along The 405 Say Construction Company Has Damaged Their Homes

Construction along the 405 Freeway has caused more than just traffic nightmares.

12/13/2012

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NACA Event Offers Help To Homeowners With Unaffordable Mortgages

Thousands of homeowners are expected to wait in long lines at Ontario Convention Center Monday in an effort to keep their homes – or buy one.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/29/2012

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