Only 14 homes were still without power Thursday morning after last week’s violent wind storm interrupted service to more than 400,000 Southern California Edison and DWP customers.
The State Public Utilities Commission has launched an investigation spurred by the power outages brought on by last week’s fierce windstorm. Their question — why is it taking so long to get the lights back on?
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is expected to meet with an official from Southern California Edison Tuesday about ongoing power outages in Temple City and Altadena.
Thousands of residents spent a fifth night in the dark Sunday after Wednesday’s wind storm. Southern California Edison crews have been working around the clock to restore power to customers across the Southland, but roughly 27,000 remain without power.
Power remained out for some 77,000 Southern California Edison customers Saturday, and SCE warned that some of those people may face extended waits for electric service repairs.
A 29-year-old motorcyclist was fatally struck by a truck in Irwindale early Sunday morning, a police lieutenant said.
Former Temple City Mayor Cathe Wilson will continue to receive pension checks even though she was convicted of perjury and bribery and was sentenced in June to four years in state prison.
Authorities say a man who hoped to buy an iPhone from a stranger he met through Craigslist was instead robbed at gunpoint.
Pasadena Humane Society officers say they have seized more than 140 crated cats that were being kept in a private storage space.
Authorities say a 22-year-old Temple City woman was rescued after being kidnapped and held at gunpoint by a 38-year-old female gang member from El Monte.
The former mayor of a Los Angeles suburb has been sentenced to 16 months in prison for demanding money from a developer who was seeking city support for a mall project.