LA To Host Annual Fleet Week Beginning In 2016Beginning in 2016, L.A. Fleet Week will run through Labor Day with active military ships arriving in the days before the holiday weekend.
LA Mayor Joins Thousands Of Union Members For 36th Annual Labor Day March In WilmingtonThe event is organized by several unions from across the Southland, including the United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA), Piledrivers and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union.
Labor Day Crowds Soak In Sun, Brave Large Waves At The WedgeThere were lighter crowds than expected at Southern California beaches Monday, but that didn't stop rip currents from keeping lifeguards busy this Labor Day.
In Spirit Of Labor Day, Obama Orders Federal Contractors To Give Employees Paid Sick LeaveCourting unions on Labor Day, President Barack Obama denounced Republicans for a "constant attack on working Americans" and said he was using his executive power to force federal contractors to give paid sick leave to their employees.
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High Surf, Above-Average Temperatures Expected Through Labor DayStrong rip currents are expected to continue on Sunday and have prompted lifeguards to warn swimmers to exercise caution in the water.
Lifeguards Warn Of Strong Rip Currents Over Labor Day WeekendLifeguards on Sunday continued to warn beachgoers that strong rip currents will create dangerous conditions at Southern California beaches for the remainder of the holiday weekend.
Gas Prices Stay Down For Labor Day Holiday WeekendThe average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped Thursday to its lowest amount since April 28, decreasing 2.6 cents to $3.526, just in time for the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Drivers, Beware: Travel Delays Expected On Interstates 10, 15, 40 Over Labor Day WeekendCaltrans warned drivers on Wednesday to anticipate travel delays over the Labor Day holiday weekend due to reduced lanes and construction work in San Bernardino.
Southland Lifeguards Participate In Drills, Gear Up For Upcoming Labor Day HolidayLifeguards last weekend performed a record number of water rescues at local beaches and are gearing up for the busy holiday weekend.
How To Can Your Freshly Picked Summer FruitsCanning is the best way to store those large bushels of summer fruit that you've grown all year long. Make some tasty jams and jellies, then have something delicious to enjoy all year, or to give as a very special homemade gift.
3 Creative Burger Recipes For Labor Day CookoutsLabor Day is the unofficial end of summer, so why not go out with a bang this Labor Day with a cookout to remember? Read on for three tasty and delicious burger recipes that put a new twist on that last summertime cookout of the season.