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Hesperia Lawmaker To Protest San Gabriel Mountains ‘Land Grab’

A Southern California lawmaker is set to protest what he says is a “federal land grab” by the Obama Administration.

10/06/2014

A U.S. Forest Service firefighter covers his face against the heat of advancing flames at the Williams fire in the Angeles National Forest on September 4, 2012 north of Glendora, California. The fire began late September 2, putting an early end to Labor Day weekend camping and hiking for vacationers, who were evacuated from the area as it spread to more than 4,000 acres in size. Officials project that it will take at least another week to establish a containment line around the fire which is burning in rugged and difficult to reach backcountry. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

46K Acres Burned In Station Fire To Reopen In Angeles National Forest

About 46,000 acres of the Angeles National Forest will reopen Saturday after the land was charred during the 2009 Station Fire.

05/23/2014

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LA County Supervisors Reject Proposed Oil Drilling In Whittier Hills

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has voted to halt proposed oil drilling in Whittier Hills – but the long-running battle is far from over.

10/30/2013

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Morongo Set For Nation’s First In-N-Out Burger on Tribal Lands

One of the Southland’s most famous hamburger joints will soon be serving on an American Indian reservation.

08/22/2013

Ron Finley has a green thumb and more places to grow fruits and vegetables. (credit: CBS)

LA City Council Opens Up More Land To Urban Gardeners

The Los Angeles City Council is making new grounds — formerly off limits — available to urban gardeners.

08/14/2013

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Mayor, DWP Sign Deals For Solar Power Project On Tribal Land

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and the Department of Water & Power have signed an agreement to purchase power from a solar panel project built on Native American tribal land.

12/07/2012

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Reagan Foundation To Buy 140 Acres Near Presidential Library

The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation is buying a 140-acre greenbelt in Southern California to preserve the stunning views near its library and museum.

05/29/2012

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Crude Prices Force Whittier To Rethink Opposition To Oil Drilling

Residents are bitterly divided over the city’s plans to drill for oil on land that had initially been purchased as a nature preserve to drive away potential drillers.

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Records Show $425K Is Missing From Bell Land Deal

Records show the city of Bell paid more than double the assessed value for land in a 2006 redevelopment deal that called for the seller to donate $425,000 to the city.

03/24/2011

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Board May Vote On USC’s Purchase Of Land Under Coliseum

The Board of Directors for Exposition Park and the California Science Center may vote Tuesday on USC’s purchase of the land under the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and Sports Arena.

12/21/2010

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Couple, 2 Dogs OK After Crash-Landing At John Wayne

A couple and their two dogs are OK after their small plane made a belly landing at John Wayne Airport.

11/01/2010

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