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- There will be some road closures this weekend during the rainstorm in some of the Station Fire burn areas.
- The Daily Swarm has a collection of links to help say RIP to Captain Beefheart.
- Read up on LA Times book critic David Ulin's picks for the 10 best books of 2010.
- The Murietta flasher has been arrested.
- If you find yourself in Indio, you might not want to drink the water.
- The pink slips have been sent out for employees at MGM as the studio prepares to exit bankruptcy.
- For folks in the South Bay, heads up about some DUI checkpoints being run there this weekend.