Experts Warn Of Meat Shortages, Price Inflation As Production Slows At Top Processing PlantsWith the increasing number of employees testing positive for COVID-19 at our nation’s top meat processing plants, production has come to a grinding halt at many of them.
Blueberry Harvest Down As Industry Looks For BuyersBad growing conditions, lower prices, and scaled-back production are to blame.
Shortages Reported For Eggnog, Whipped Cream Days Before ChristmasChristmas trees, eggnog and whipped cream – necessary for those holiday desserts and mugs of peppermint hot chocolate – have been either hard to find or priced prohibitively high this year.
Sierra Madre Residents Worry About Police Officer ShortageIn response to the short-staffed police department, Sierra Madre council members are asking the Arcadia Police Department to step in and patrol 7 days a week -- from sunset until sunrise -- until new recruits are hired and trained.
Survey: US Gas Prices Down A Penny In The Past 2 Weeks; But LA Still HighestThe highest was $4.13 a gallon in Los Angeles. Lundberg says California saw huge wholesale price hikes during a brief supply shortage. She says supplies are flowing again and pump prices are poised to drop in the Golden State.
IE Panda Express Stirs Controversy With New Corn Fried Rice As Egg Prices SkyrocketJesse Gonzales and his dad just took their first bite of the new menu item the Chinese food chain is trying out in the Inland Empire. Panda axed the egg and added corn.
Consumer Groups Demand Gov. Brown Steps In As Gas Prices Continue To Soar In SoCalPrices continued to soar Monday at gas stations across Southern California.
Report: Airbnb Rental Service Making SoCal Housing Crunch Worse The rise of the long-term rental market in Southern California is making the region's housing shortage even worse, according to a report released Wednesday.
Activists Call For $3M Investment To Restore LAUSD Crossing Guard CutsCommunity activists and parents packed City Hall Tuesday to call upon officials to address what they say is a shortage of crossing guards at nearly 170 intersections near schools.
58 Percent Of California In Highest Drought Rank That ranking Thursday by the U.S. Drought Monitor marks a 22-percent, one-week jump in California territory suffering what monitors call "exceptional drought."
Running on Empty: Our Epic DroughtCalifornia is at a “tipping point,” say leading climatologists, as a historic drought enters its fourth year with no end in sight.
Running On Empty: No Water Shortage? Some people say we have plenty of water, even though we're in a drought.
Critical Blood Shortage Hits Children's Hospital Especially HardThe shortage happens every summer. People who normally donate go on vacation.
LA County Faces Poll Worker Shortage Ahead Of Primary Vote Are you busy next Tuesday? If not, election officials say they can use you.
Report: Shortage Of Hospital Beds Cost LAFD $6M, 37K Hours In 2013Ambulance crews with the Los Angeles Fire Department faced nearly 37,000 hours in delays last year due to hospital bed shortages, costing taxpayers about $6 million, according to a report released Thursday.