Despite Recent Heavy Rainfall, California May Impose More Water Restrictions To Spur More ConservationAccording to the National Weather Service’s Mark Jackson, all of California remains in the grips of a long-term drought, despite the very heavy rain that fell between Christmas and New Year’s Day.
Bringing Home The Bacon May Be Challenging Amid New California LawsHere’s a rundown of some of the new state laws addressing everything from stealthily removing condoms to handing out disposable packages of condiments.
California Reports Population Loss For Second Straight YearIt is also the first time that both Los Angeles County and the nine San Francisco Bay Area Counties all reported population declines.
CA To Require Masks Inside All Public Settings Starting WednesdayBeginning Wednesday, masks will be mandatory in all indoor public settings across California.
Law Requiring California Cities To Collect Organic Waste To Reduce Methane Emissions Goes Into Effect On New Year's DayA law aiming to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in landfills and food waste was signed by then-Gov. Jerry Brown back in 2016 goes into effect on Jan. 1, 2022.
SoCal Gets First Rain In Weeks TuesdaySince the rain season began Oct. 1, downtown Los Angeles has seen 0.71 inches of rain. That is well below the average of 1.68 inches of rain for this time of the year.
California Bans Sales Of New Gas-Powered Lawn Mowers To Curb EmissionsThe switch won’t happen immediately, but as of 2024, only electric mowers will be available for purchase in California, making it the first state in the nation to ban such sales in the fight against climate change.
California One Of The Worst Places To Retire In The USWhile California boasts bustling cities, beautiful beaches, majestic mountains and excellent health care, it also comes at a high price. California is one of the most expensive places to live in the country, second only to Hawaii.
California Ban On High-Capacity Magazines UpheldA smaller 9th Circuit panel last year ruled that the state’s ban on magazines holding more than 10 bullets violates the U.S. Constitution’s protection of the right to bear firearms.
2 On Your Side: Moving Company Under Criminal Investigation After Dozens Of Families Lose Their BelongingsDozens of customers inadvertently hired the company to take their belongings cross-country, only to find out their items may be in storage and could be auctioned off.
California Gas Prices Hit Record HighThe average price of gas in California hit $4.68 for a gallon of regular Monday, a new all-time state record.