Assembly Rejects Bill That Would Ban Plastic Bags StatewideThe Assembly on Monday rejected legislation that would make California the first state to impose a ban on single-use plastic bags, but the bill could be heard again later this week.
LA Plastic Bag Ban Expands To Smaller Grocery StoresThe plastic-bag ban in Los Angeles, which went into effect in January for large supermarkets and drug stores, will expand to smaller grocery stores next week.
New Bill Could Ban Plastic Bags In Calif. Plastic bags may soon be banned in the entire state of California.
Riverside Woman Accused Of Animal Cruelty Says She Was Just Being 'Funny' On FacebookA Riverside woman is under investigation Thursday after posting a picture of a dog with a plastic bag tightly wrapped around its head on Facebook.
LA City Council Approves Plastic Bag Ban The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday voted 11-1 to ban single-use plastic bags.
LA's Vote Could Eventually Lead To Nationwide Plastic Bag BanWith the city of Los Angeles taking the first step toward joining nearly four dozen other California municipalities in outlawing them, the humble little polyethylene bag may be headed for the trash heap of history.
Plastic Bag Ban Goes Into Effect In Long BeachSupermarkets and major retailers will no longer provide customers with plastic bags due to a ban that went into effect in Long Beach Monday morning.
Los Angeles County's Plastic Bag Ban Takes Effect FridayLos Angeles County’s ban on plastic bags, which is expected to be enforced in unincorporated areas, takes effect Friday.
Santa Monica Approves Ban On Plastic BagsThe Santa Monica City Council has approved a ban on single-use plastic bags.
Man Wearing Plastic Bag Tries To Rob Fullerton RestaurantFullerton police are looking for a man who tried to rob a fast-food restaurant while wearing a plastic bag over his head.