Shortage Of Drivers Leaves Garbage Piling Up In Costa Mesa StreetsThe Costa Mesa Sanitary District, which serves Costa Mesa and parts of Newport Beach and unincorporated county areas, says they are short on drivers due to the ongoing surge of COVID cases.
'Time Machine,' 'Toys In The Attic' Actress Yvette Mimieux Dies At 80Mimieux died in her sleep at her Bel Air home, where she was found early Tuesday, a family spokesperson said.
Wealthy Residents In Calabasas, Hidden Hills Could Find Their Water At A Trickle If They Won't ConserveIn spite of calls for conservation, water customers in those communities increased use in August and September, then exceeded the 15% reduction goal in October before again missing the target in November. Collectively, customers greatly exceeded their water budgets last year.
Thomas Apollo Of Poway Charged With Attacking Workers At Tustin Vaccine Clinic, Groping Nurse Trying To Treat HimThomas Apollo, 44, was charged Tuesday with misdemeanor battery and resisting arrest in connection with the Dec. 30 melee at the Families Together clinic.
Suspect ID'd As Shawn Laval Smith In Murder Of Brianna Kupfer, Hancock Park Furniture Store Employee Found StabbedTuesday night, police identified the suspect as Shawn Laval Smith. He is still at large and is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone who sees him should not approach him and call 911 immediately.
Actor Sidney Poitier Died Of Heart Failure, Prostate CancerActor Sidney Poitier died from a combination of heart failure, prostate cancer and Alzheimer's dementia, according to his death certificate made public Tuesday.
LA To Host 2022 Summit Of The AmericasLos Angeles will host this year's Summit of the Americas in June, the White House announced Tuesday.
Anaheim Ducks Defenseman, 2 Coaches Enter COVID-19 ProtocolAnaheim Ducks defenseman Josh Manson was added to the NHL's COVID- 19 protocol list joining four other players, the team announced Tuesday.
Man Charged With Murder Of 70-Year-Old County-USC Medical Center ER Nurse Sandra ShellsKerry Bell, 48, was charged Tuesday with the murder of 70-year-old Shells and is scheduled to be arraigned the same day. Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón said the loss of such a “valuable member of our community” was “tragic.”
Florida Murder Suspect Davis Zimmerman Captured In Orange County, Calif.Davis Zimmerman, 19, was taken into custody last Friday by U.S. Marshals in Orange County, according to the Hollywood, Fla. Police Department. Zimmerman is being held at Orange County’s Intake Release Center, awaiting extradition back to Broward County in Florida.
Grammy Awards To Be Held In Las Vegas On April 3The 64th annual Grammy Awards will now be held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on April 3, the Recording Academy has announced.
PaleyFest LA Returns To Dolby Theater; Lineup AnnouncedThe festival is set to take place from April 2 through April 10.
Los Angeles Zoo Association Flooded With $70,000 In Donations On Betty White's BirthdayGLAZA received 1,731 donations from 49 states, plus the District of Columbia, plus contributions from 11 countries, including Malta, the Netherlands, and Australia.
Federal Site For Free, At-Home COVID-19 Tests Goes Live A Day EarlyThe site is hosted by the U.S. Postal Service and promises one order of four free at-home tests for each household. The orders, which is limited to one for every household, begin shipping later this month.
Microsoft To Acquire Santa Monica-Based Activision Blizzard In $68.7 Billion DealMicrosoft announced Tuesday it would acquire Santa Monica-based Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion to gain a foothold in the metaverse.