Best Family-Friendly Getaways Near OCWith several theme parks and nature parks to choose from, these family-friendly vacation destinations are five of Orange County's finest.
Catalina Island Foxes Face New Problems After Bouncing Back From Near-ExtinctionThe Catalina Island fox, close to extinction 16 years ago, is running into new challenges.
Best Spring Break 2015 Destinations Near Los Angeles For FamiliesThese spring break destinations will be sure to deliver family fun and memories you'll treasure for years to come.
Best Local Spring Break Getaways Near LAEnjoy a spring break vacation close to home at one of these getaways near Los Angeles.
Five Reasons To Visit Los Angeles In 2015Should you find yourself with some upcoming vacation time and you are trying to figure out where to go, here are five reasons to visit Los Angeles in 2015.
Catalina Film Festival To Be Held Sept. 24-28Ron Truppa and Gena Vazquez of Catalina Film Festival stopped by KCAL9 Thursday to talk about the 2014 Festival and Summit.
Best Cheap Long Weekend Trips Near OCThese getaways reinforce the benefits of residing in Southern California. With outdoor beauty ranging from beaches, mountains, lakes and vineyards, these destinations don't require a plane ticket, as they are within hours from the OC.
Teen Swims Catalina Crossing, Approaches Swimming Triple Crown HistoryA teenager from New Jersey swam the channel between Catalina Island and mainland California Monday and is well on her way to becoming the youngest person in history to complete three major open-water swims.
Man Struck By Lightning, Brush Fires Reported On Catalina Island A mid-day thunderstorm touched off at least two brush fires, and a man was struck by lightning Sunday on Catalina Island.
Best Memorial Day Getaways Near OCThis Memorial Day, pack up the family and head out for a little fun and adventure. The best news is you don't have to spend days in the car to find it.
Best Summer Backpacking Trips Near Los AngelesHere are five backpacking trips worthy of a short road trip from downtown that feel as if these distinctive destinations are much further away from the fray.
3 Injured In Catalina Boating AccidentThree people were injured when their 22-foot power boat crashed at full speed into the Isthmus near Two Harbors on Catalina Island on Monday evening.
Catalina Island's Bison Benefit From Birth ControlA new study by the Catalina Island Conservancy shows that the contraceptives program launched in 2009 for the island's bison has proven to be a more effective and humane way of controlling their population than relocation.
Light Plane Crashes On Catalina Island, 3 Slightly HurtA light plane crashed on Catalina Island Sunday slightly injuring three of the four people aboard.
Parasites Found During Dissection Of 18-Foot OarfishAn 18-foot oarfish found off Catalina Island earlier this month had a host of parasites living in its serpent-like body.