Alisal Fire Smoke Forecast To Drift Into Ventura, LA CountiesSmell the smoke in the air? That all-too-familiar odor may be coming from the Alisal Fire burning in Santa Barbara County. Forecasters say the wildfire's smoke is forecast to drift into the coastal areas of Ventura and Los Angeles counties by Thursday afternoon.
Report: Nearly 5.7 Million Los Angeles County Residents Vulnerable To Extreme Heat, Drought, And Flooding By 2050An estimated 56% of Los Angeles County’s residents – nearly 5.7 million people – are at high risk of extreme heat, wildfire, inland flooding, extreme precipitation, coastal flooding, and drought, according to a study released Wednesday by the county’s Chief Sustainability Office.
LA County Libraries Will Host Free Flu Clinics Through Mid-NovemberFlu immunization is recommended for everyone six months old and older. Pregnant women, children, adults 50 years and older, and immunocompromised people are especially susceptible to flu.
Mysterious, Pungent Smell Reported In Carson Near Dominguez ChannelResidents in Carson are complaining of a pungent smell coming out of the Dominguez channel.
From Bar Hoppers To Elementary School Students, COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements Take Effect In Los Angeles CountyA mandate requiring proof of at least one dose of the vaccine to get into indoor bars, clubs, or breweries, and full vaccination or a negative COVID test to enter an outdoor mega event, took effect Thursday throughout L.A. County.
LA County Reports 1,485 New COVID-19 Cases, 20 Additional Deaths; Decrease In Cases at Skilled Nursing FacilitiesLos Angeles County reported 1,485 new confirmed cases on Friday, 20 additional deaths were announced.
LA County DA George Gascón Dismisses Nearly 60,000 More Marijuana ConvictionsGascón's move to dismiss this round of drug convictions continues the impact of Proposition 64, which in 2016 made marijuana legal in California.
Proof Of Vaccination Must Be Shown With Photo ID To Get Into LA County Indoor Events Of 1,000 Or More AttendeesNow that proof of vaccination is required at indoor events with 1,000 or more attendees across the state, Los Angeles County is specifying which types of COVID-19 vaccination records are acceptable.
New Health Order Will Require Proof Of Vaccination Or Negative Test At Bars, Clubs, Outdoor Mega Events Of 10,000 People Or MoreThe order, which is expected to be issued later this week, will not only apply to large scale events, but will also require proof of vaccination for all customers and employees of indoor portions of bars, wineries, breweries, nightclubs and lounges.
Thousands Of Angelenos Hit Polling Centers Across LA County For Tuesday Recall ElectionLos Angeles County election officials have opened 253 vote centers for people to vote in Tuesday's gubernatorial recall election.
LA County Animal Care Offering $20 Pet Adoptions Throughout SeptemberLos Angeles County Animal Care and Control will be offering $20 adoptions throughout September, the department announced Friday.
CDC Study: LA County's Unvaccinated 29 Times More Likely To Be Hospitalized Than Fully Vaccinated PeopleThe vast majority were people who were infected with COVID-19 this summer were unvaccinated – 30,801, or 71.4% -- particularly among those under the age of 50.
Strong Surf Expected To Pound LA, OC Coast Through SaturdayEntering the ocean could be particularly treacherous this weekend due to a strong swell that'll continue through Saturday night while causing rip currents.
More West Nile Virus Activity Confirmed Throughout LA CountyTen new mosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile virus in Los Angeles County, officials announced Friday.
Grim Milestone: Los Angeles County Surpasses 25,000 Deaths From COVID-19In Thursday’s briefing, the county reported 35 new COVID deaths, pushing the county’s total to 25,002. COVID has now surpassed stroke, diabetes, and Alzheimer’s disease as a leading cause of death, according to Los Angeles County Public Health.