Los Angeles County
The Los Angeles County Blue Ribbon Commission on Child Protection Tuesday requested a major overhaul of the county’s child welfare system stating it is “in crisis”.
Officials with Los Angeles County hope they can mark Earth Day in the coming years with a way to convert food waste into fuel for vehicles using biological organism.
A recommended $26.054 billion budget for 2014-15, that Chief Executive Officer William T. Fujioka said would provide a “strong foundation” for the county as it emerges from recession, was tentatively approved Tuesday.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose Wednesday to its highest amount since last summer, according to industry officials.
LA County health officials say three of eight people who contracted bacterial meningitis this year have died — and all three had sex with other men.
A Los Angeles County man has been charged with possession of more than two dozen fighting roosters.
Los Angeles County Director of Public Health Jonathan Fielding announced Thursday that he will be stepping down.
Los Angeles County is creating a task force to recommend ways of closing a battery recycling plant after elevated lead levels were found in the soil at 39 surrounding homes and a school.
The Department of Auditor-Controller said Thursday the equipment was stolen February 5 from the Torrance office of Sutherland Healthcare Solutions, Inc., a firm that contracts with the county.
Parents are hailing the decision by Los Angeles County officials to expand crossing guard services to middle schools following a deadly accident near a Hollywood campus.
Los Angeles County’s economy will continue to improve at a rate of 3 to 4 percent this year, according to a report released Tuesday.
A pregnant South Bay woman and her unborn child are the latest victims of the flu, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health said Thursday.
The evidence of extreme effects at the hands of California’s historic drought continues to mount, as a number of reservoirs, which the state depends on for water, are now running dangerously low.
Los Angeles County officials are preparing for a busy day of civil ceremonies for Valentine’s Day.
Indictments were announced Thursday against more than a dozen Inland Empire income tax return preparers and associates charged with fraudulently seeking millions of dollars in tax refunds.