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Activists Call For $3M Investment To Restore LAUSD Crossing Guard Cuts

Community activists and parents packed City Hall Tuesday to call upon officials to address what they say is a shortage of crossing guards at nearly 170 intersections near schools.

08/12/2014

California Agriculture Faces Challenges As Drought Continues

58 Percent Of California In Highest Drought Rank

That ranking Thursday by the U.S. Drought Monitor marks a 22-percent, one-week jump in California territory suffering what monitors call “exceptional drought.”

07/31/2014

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Running on Empty: Our Epic Drought

California is at a “tipping point,” say leading climatologists, as a historic drought enters its fourth year with no end in sight.

07/31/2014

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Running On Empty: No Water Shortage?

Some people say we have plenty of water, even though we’re in a drought.

07/31/2014

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Critical Blood Shortage Hits Children’s Hospital Especially Hard

The shortage happens every summer. People who normally donate go on vacation.

07/24/2014

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LA County Faces Poll Worker Shortage Ahead Of Primary Vote

Are you busy next Tuesday? If not, election officials say they can use you.

05/27/2014

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Report: Shortage Of Hospital Beds Cost LAFD $6M, 37K Hours In 2013

Ambulance crews with the Los Angeles Fire Department faced nearly 37,000 hours in delays last year due to hospital bed shortages, costing taxpayers about $6 million, according to a report released Thursday.

04/24/2014

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Blimey! Mexican Lime Shortage Is No Pulp Fiction

At least two restaurants in Fullerton and Costa Mesa are offering their $10 margaritas for 25 cents to customers who hand over a bag of homegrown limes.

03/22/2014

Lake Hollywood Reservoir (courtesy Facebook)

Dry Winter May Fuel Statewide Conservation Measures

Southern California may be forced to take conservation steps next year in the face of a potential water shortage, state water officials said Monday.

10/28/2013

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SoCal Lawmaker Calls For Waiver To Help Curb Skyrocketing Gas Prices

A state lawmaker from the Southland on Friday urged the governor of California to help slow the sharp rise in gas prices statewide.

10/05/2012

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Gas Prices Rise Another 19.2 Cents Overnight

Gas prices rose another 19.2 cents overnight in what’s believed to be the largest price increase within a 24-hour period.

CBS Los Angeles–10/05/2012

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Supply Shortages Forcing LA Stations To Shut Down Gas Pumps

A record spike in gas prices has left several independent stations around the Southland — and one major wholesaler — with empty gas pumps.

10/04/2012

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Budget Gap, Baby Boomers Behind Looming Calif. Teacher Shortage

A new survey suggests a shaky California economy and the lure of retirement could both be behind a dwindling supply of teachers statewide.

05/29/2012

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Professor: LA County ‘Ground Zero’ For Dwindling Child Population

A mass exodus of young children is underway in the Southland, a trend one researcher warns could lead to a critical shortage of workers in the future.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/24/2011

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