Posts Tagged ‘Westchester’

Garcetti Launches ‘Save Energy LA’ Campaign; Urges Locals To Conserve During Summer Months

July 30, 2016 at 9:07 am

LOS ANGELES ( — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti launched a new campaign on Friday called “Save Energy LA”,  that encourages locals to conserve energy and provides helpful tips and details on various rebate programs. To help kick off the campaign, Garcetti has asked all Angelenos to turn out their lights tonight between 9:00 p.m. and […]

LAX bomb threat amid international terrorism tension

July 23, 2016 at 5:26 pm

Terminal 2 at Los Angeles International Airport was back to normal on a busy summer weekend Saturday after a bomb threat forced authorities to evacuate part of the building and close off a roadway. The man who made the threat was immediately arrested and no bomb was found.  No information about the suspect, including his identity, […]

Suspect in custody at LAX who falsely claimed to have explosive

July 22, 2016 at 6:45 pm

A suspect was taken into custody at Los Angeles International Airport who claimed to have an explosive, police said, but no device was found. Continue reading: KABC-TV Los Angeles News, Weather & Traffic | Southern California News

Crews Work To Remove Deceased Humpback Whale From Dockweiler State Beach

July 1, 2016 at 9:51 am

Crews Friday will determine how to remove a deceased humpback whale that washed ashore on Dockweiler State Beach. According to lifeguards, the whale washed ashore around 8 p.m. Thursday near Playa del Rey. The whale appears to be around 20 years old and is 30 to 40 feet long. Tissue samples are being taken to […]

Here’s the Future Rail Station That Will Connect Riders to LAX

June 24, 2016 at 4:59 pm

The Aviation/96th Street station will have bus bays, bike spots, and three platforms The station from the northwest. Via Metro Big changes are coming LAX’s way in the near future. One of the biggest is the planned Metro station at 96th Street and Aviation Boulevard, and thanks to a new draft environmental impact report for […]

Map: All Fatal Shark Attacks in California Since 1900

June 2, 2016 at 4:16 pm

Our nerves may be a little frayed after this weekend, when a female swimmer was attacked by a shark off Newport Beach. Maria Korcsmaros was training 150 yards offshore for an Ironman competition when she was bitten by a shark, reports the L.A. Times. Korcsmaros required surgery but did not sustain any life-threatening injuries. If […]

LAX expects to break passenger record for Memorial Day weekend

May 27, 2016 at 11:37 am

If you plan to fly out of Los Angeles International Airport this weekend, you may help set an airport record.  LAX is expected to serve an all-time high of 849,000 travelers during the Memorial Day weekend, an 8.2% increase over the previous record of 785,000 passengers, set last year. The increase in travelers comes amid predictions of long airport security […]

LAX flights impacted due to computer problem in San Diego, FAA says

May 26, 2016 at 12:26 pm

A computer issue in San Diego is affecting flights into Los Angeles International Airport, the FAA said on Thursday. Continue reading:

See 4,000 Kids at Dockweiler Beach Making Aerial Art

May 22, 2016 at 6:19 pm

On Thursday, more than 4,000 students from around Los Angeles, along with teachers and volunteers, helped to clean Dockweiler State Beach before grouping together to form some impressive aerial art. The event coincided with Kids Ocean Day, which brought students around California and beyond together to raise awareness about polluted waterways around the world. Recently […]

More Cases Of Zika Virus Being Recorded In LA County

May 22, 2016 at 11:34 am

Concerns about the Zika virus are rising in the Southland. According to the LA County Health Department, several women have contracted the virus while traveling. KCAL9’s Rachel Kim looks at the numbers. The number of pregnant women with Zika in America now stands at more than 150. In Los Angeles, our numbers are growing too. […]

Commuting on the Expo Line on Monday? Eight things to know

May 22, 2016 at 11:34 am

1) What’s the schedule and travel time?  Trains will run every 12 minutes daily (except late at night). The first eastbound train leaves Downtown Santa Monica at 4:42 a.m. and the first westbound train leaves 7th/Metro in downtown Los Angeles at 4:54 a.m. The scheduled travel time between downtown Santa Monica and downtown Los Angeles […]

Sunny and mild Sunday begins week of pleasant weather

May 22, 2016 at 8:59 am

 It will be sunny and mild on Sunday in Los Angeles, starting what forecasters say will be a pleasant late spring week in the Southland. The National Weather Service office in Oxnard said the forecast for central Los Angeles from Malibu to Long Beach is for sunny skies with highs in the mid 60s […]