Safety tips to see the Transit of Venus

A transit of Venus occurs when Venus passes directly between the sun and earth.  This alignment is rare, coming in pairs that are eight years apart but separated by over a century. The most recent […]


Southland wind warning begins this afternoon

(CNS) – High winds will buffet the Southland from this afternoon through early Wednesday, creating perilous conditions in the San Gabriel Mountains, the Antelope Valley, ocean waters and along the coast, where minor flooding is […]


Audit shows slow progress on L.A. emergency preparedness

(CNS) – Four years after the city was warned about its flagging emergency preparedness, only modest progress has been made toward developing a comprehensive disaster response plan, according to an audit released today by City […]