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come to Catalina: The Catalina Island Conservancy wants eco-tourists to come to explore the island's massive nature preserve, and is opening a new nature center to sweeten the trip. Critters like Na Shun Tachi, a Santa Catalina fox, await. (photo by Sean Hiller for the Daily Breeze).
new mayor in WeHo: On Monday, John Heilman will be sworn in as the Mayor of West Hollywood. The good news: his ambitious plans include ending hunger, fundraising for a new library, joining the global fight against AIDS and partnering with local community colleges. The bad news: he's only got a year.
no yelling in Tustin: A Comedy Central show, called "Dog Bites Man," "American Lives" or something enitrely different, stung Orange County when they set up a political panel discussion for a "documentary" yesterday. No one was told that their "newscaster" moderator would be a comedian in full Ron Burgundy persona. But OC conservatives didn't respond to his provocations: "People don't do that, especially in Tustin," Sharon Underwood, President of the Orange County Federation of Republican Woman, told the LA Times. "We don't just start yelling."
Cruise off the highway and hit locally-known spots for some tasty bites.
Fentanyl and other drugs fuel record deaths among people experiencing homelessness in L.A. County. From 2019 to 2021, deaths jumped 70% to more than 2,200 in a single year.
This fungi isn’t a “fun guy.” Here’s what to do if you spot or suspect mold in your home.
Donald Trump was a fading TV presence when the WGA strike put a dent in network schedules.
Edward Bronstein died in March 2020 while officers were forcibly taking a blood sample after his detention.
A hike can be a beautiful backdrop as you build your connection with someone.