Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.

This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.


Extra, Extra

Photo by *Mike via the LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr
Before you
Dear reader, we're asking you to help us keep local news available for all. Your tax-deductible financial support keeps our stories free to read, instead of hidden behind paywalls. We believe when reliable local reporting is widely available, the entire community benefits. Thank you for investing in your neighborhood.
  • A wildfire in the Sheep Canyon area of San Bernardino has prompted evacuations and is threatening homes. The blaze broke out around 2:30 p.m. and officials believe it could grow to be 4,000 acres.
  • Broken record --> Broken water main. Another one, yes. This time in Glassell Park.
  • Universal announced that as part of their planned property makeover they would be investing heavily in projects aimed at improving traffic at what is a very congested part of the SE Valley.
  • To the NW of Universal is Burbank, where they're suddenly a lot smarter--well, actually Congressman Brad Sherman has just announced the City is getting a half million dollars for their "smart grid initiative."
  • More small quakes jostled the ground beneath the Lone Pine area overnight.
  • Don't forget it's FREE MUSEUM ADMISSION WEEKEND at several of the City and County's best museums! Plan your bargain culture outing for tomorrow!
  • Calling all Phish fans!!! (Phish heads? Phishermen? Phishers?) Enter our contest to win tickets to their 3-day concert here.
Most Read