LA PALMA — Two teens were arrested Wednesday, Dec. 13 on suspicion of robbing a man at gunpoint.
Around 2:35 p.m. the victim reported he was in the parking lot of a business complex at 6 Centerpointe Dr. when two males brandished handguns and demanded his cell phone, wallet and watch, La Palma police Sgt. Luke Carlson said.
The males ran through several parking lots along Orangethorpe Avenue, he added.
La Palma and Buena Park officers used surveillance video from businesses to track the suspects to a nearby Motel 6.
The suspects, both 17, were arrested around 7:30 p.m. after they attempted to
LOS ANGELES — What forecasters say is the longest run of red flag warnings they can recall in the Southland went into its 11th day today, with at least one more day of strong gusty winds and low humidity expected.
Red flag warnings signifying a high risk of wildfires are in effect and scheduled to expire at 10 a.m. Friday in Los Angeles County in the San Gabriel Mountains, the Angeles National Forest, the Santa Monica Mountains, the Santa Clarita and San Fernando valleys, beach cities, metropolitan Los Angeles, Downtown L.A., and the
ANAHEIM >> Anaheim Elementary School District Superintendent Linda Kimble announced Tuesday she has accepted a similar position with the Vista Unified School District in San Diego County.
The Vista school board voted unanimously tonight to appoint Kimble. She will begin the job in early January.
Kimble became superintendent of the Anaheim district in 2012 after serving as superintendent for the Monrovia Unified School District.
During her tenure, the district implemented a district-wide music curriculum and passed a $318 million bond measure intended to improve school buildings and facilities across the district, according to Keith Sterling, the district’s director of communications & public
SANTA ANA >> Santa Ana Tuesday began enforcing a new ordinance in a popular homeless encampment next to the Orange County Superior Courthouse, pushing many of the transients out.
For the past few years, a growing number of area homeless started residing in the Plaza of the Flags next to the Central Justice Center.
City officials in recent months began putting together a plan to clean up the plaza, spurred by concerns raised when a homeless encampment in San Diego led to a hepatitis outbreak.
For the past month, city officials have been advising the transients that they could no longer
LOS ANGELES — A Los Angeles Police Department officer was seriously injured when he was
Los Angeles police are in pursuit of a suspect in a Honda
sedan with paper plates racing through the San Fernando Valley.
The pursuit started in Reseda, according to media reports. The driver sped south on the Interstate 405 Freeway, exited on to surface streets and then got back on the freeway and headed north.
The pursuit later headed on surface streets in the Pacoima area. It came to a stop on the 210 Freeway near Lincoln Avenue in Pasadena just after 11 p.m.
CBS News reported it was a possible hostage situation involving a suspect wanted on a weapons charge.
Original Article: http://www.ocregister.com/2017/12/09/police-chasing-honda-through-the-san-fernando-valley/
Homebuying in Newport Beach in the third quarter managed to keep pace with countywide sales activity even though the city is home to Orange County’s six priciest ZIP codes.
Using CoreLogic data, we compared sales patterns for all residences in the July-to-September period vs. a year ago. Sales in Newport Beach rose as 433 residences were purchased this year vs. 424 a year ago. That’s a gain of 2.1 percent vs. an increase of 2.2 percent countywide.
Neighborhood trends in Newport Beach for the summer quarter from CoreLogic’s report, ranked by median sales price:
Newport Beach ZIP 92662, Orange County’s priciest: 10 homes
By Daniel Andre Ignacio
As a full-time coordinator for St. Jude Medical Center’s Brain Injury Network, I assist survivors of traumatic brain injury, which can result from a concussion, fall, a motor vehicle accident and many others. It is an honor and a privilege to be beside those who embody the definition of human resilience. Helping individuals with disabilities find personal relevance in life and attain their fullest potential has become a passionate pursuit for me.
I know how impossible this goal may seem at times since I, too, am an adult with a disability.
In 2008, I was pushed off a