| Sep 2, 2011
| 5:18 PM
Members of both houses of the California Legislature recently released their updated office budgets amid pressure from government groups and news organizations to make the data available to the public.
Assembly members released their figures for all of...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 2:51 PM
Looking to eliminate 700,000 car trips, increase options for travelers and improve runway safety, Bob Hope Airport officials this week unveiled their new contract with rental car firms for use of the upcoming $120-million transit center.
The plan calls...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 11:06 AM
Five cars have seen the business end of toppled trees throughout Glendale since strong Santa Ana winds picked up last night, officials reported.
About 10,000 Glendale Water & Power residents remain without power, according to the latest city update....
| Dec 12, 2011
| 7:37 AM
Insurance agents, hoteliers and auto-body shops are among those who have seen a surge in business in the wake of wind storms that pummeled the region and knocked out power to thousands of Pasadena area residents Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.
| Jan 26, 2012
| 3:51 PM
Glendale police and public works crews decided to bring in a crane during the rush hour commute to hoist the sedan out due to the slippery conditions in the channel caused by flowing water.
FOR THE RECORD: An earlier...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:57 PM
Engineers have decided to bring in a crane to remove a Mercedes sedan that got trapped in the Verdugo Wash today after the driver reportedly mistook a concrete water channel for a freeway on-ramp.
Officials are preparing to temporarily close San Fernando...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 5:13 PM
Two fires in Burbank early Saturday morning -- one that consumed a car, the other at an auto repair shop -- may be related to the rash of car blazes hitting the L.A. area, officials say.
The two fires broke out within hours of each other and at around...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 10:28 AM
Police say a blaze that ripped through an auto repair shop in Burbank early Saturday may not be related to rash of car fires that have swept through L.A. and portions of the San Fernando Valley.
Officials are still investigating the cause of the blaze...
| May 2, 2010
Trying to shed a record of deadly accidents, Southern California's Metrolink system will take a leap forward on safety this week when it unveils the nation's first commuter train cars designed to better protect riders and crews with crash-absorbing,...