South Coast

The Exide Technologies plant has been closed since March. (credit: CBS)

Vernon Recycling Plant Could Reopen With Tougher Pollution Standards

Officials with a Vernon battery recycling plant have agreed to implement tough new pollution control standards after elevated lead levels were found in the soil at dozens of nearby homes.


(courtesy Laguna Beach PD)

Suspects Sought In OC ‘Smash-And-Grab’ Burglaries

Police sought the public’s help Friday in identifying suspects in two separate burglaries in Orange County.