Posts Tagged ‘Westchester’

High surf conditions worry SoCal lifeguards after storm

December 13, 2014 at 8:38 pm

Surf is way up along Southern California beaches in the wake of the storm. Lifeguards have some serious warnings for those deciding to venture into the ocean. Continue reading: RSS Feed

LA rain: 2nd powerful storm could bring huge waves, mudslides to Southern California

December 10, 2014 at 9:43 pm

Forecasters say a powerful storm bearing down on Central and Southern California will lash the region with rain, pounding surf and gusty winds. The National Weather Service says the storm will roll in Thursday evening and spread south through Friday, bringing an inch or two of rain in most areas but greater amounts in the […]

High surf: 2-story-high waves to pound Southern California coast

December 10, 2014 at 12:26 pm

Southern California beachgoers are being warned to stay out of the water this week when a massive winter storm brings rain, wind and waves as high as 25 feet to the coastline. Continue reading: L.A. Times – California | Local News

Rape Allegation Prompts Campus-Wide Alert At LMU

December 8, 2014 at 6:54 am

Students at Loyola Marymount University were warned this week about a rape at an off-campus party. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

Rape allegations surface at unofficial Loyola Marymount University fraternity

December 7, 2014 at 9:39 pm

Los Angeles police are investigating an alleged rape that occurred during a Halloween party at an unofficial Loyola Marymount University fraternity. Continue reading:

Storm runoff: Stay out of the ocean, health officials warn

December 4, 2014 at 10:57 pm

Public health officials in Los Angeles and Orange counties are asking surfers and swimmers to stay out of the ocean because of the bacteria, debris and trash that washed into the water from this week’s storms. Continue reading: L.A. Times – California | Local News

Bad Weather Leads To More Than 100 Delayed Flights At LAX

December 2, 2014 at 10:53 pm

Stormy weather in Southern California, Northern California and on the East Coast led to more than 100 delayed flights before noon at Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

LAX Water Main Break: Parking Garage Flooded, Passengers Forced To Use Porta-Potties

November 24, 2014 at 8:09 pm

A water main break at LAX caused flooding at a parking garage and shut off water service to Terminal 2, forcing people inside to resort to using porta-potties. Continue reading: LAist

City of LA runs out of rain barrels:, but you can still get a cheap one in SoCal

November 12, 2014 at 1:34 am

; Credit: Photo by Susy Morris via Flickr Creative Commons The city of Los Angeles recently announced that it’d be administering rain harvesting workshops, along with 1,000 free rain barrels that residents could use to irrigate plants. But the classes sold out quickly leaving thousands of Angelenos asking: What about me? Turns out: There are […]

City of LA giving out free rain barrels to residents

November 10, 2014 at 10:04 pm

; Credit: Keep Los Angeles Beautiful City of Los Angeles residents looking for ways to decrease their water bill have an opportunity to pick up a free rain barrel that can be used to irrigate plants. The barrels, donated by the Coco-Cola company, were formerly used to collect soda syrup. In the yards of city […]

In Ballona Wetlands preserve, homeless are unwanted intruders

November 10, 2014 at 10:04 pm

As land manager of the Ballona Wetlands just south of Marina del Rey, ecologist Richard Brody thinks he has a "dream" job — but one that comes with an unusual caveat. Continue reading: L.A. Times – California | Local News

Fuel Truck Collides Into Aircraft At LAX; 1 Injured

November 3, 2014 at 5:49 pm

One person was reportedly transported to a hospital after a truck carrying fuel plowed into an airplane on a tarmac at Los Angeles International Airport. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles