Six candidates vie to become California State Controller

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Come June 7, California voters will pick the top two contenders to appear on the November ballot for several statewide races. One race getting a lot of buzz is the state controller’s race. Four Democrats, one Republican and one member of the Green Party are vying to become California’s next chief financial … Read more

South LA gets $10M in Caltrans beautification grants

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The city of Los Angeles has received two $5 million grants to reduce litter and beautify neighborhoods in South Los Angeles. The grants were awarded by Caltrans to the Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles. They’ll go to the South Los Angeles Rising and Jordan Downs Beautification and Liter … Read more

Southland gas prices holding steady at record highs

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County remained unchanged for the second consecutive day Saturday at a record $6.097 — one day after a streak of 22 consecutive increases came to an end. The average price rose 32.3 cents during the streak, according to figures from … Read more

Save Our Skies LA

PASADENA, Calif. — Chanting “stop the noise” and “save our families,” dozens of LA residents from neighborhoods across the San Fernando Valley gathered in front of a Pasadena courthouse to support a federal lawsuit against the Federal Aviation Administration Friday. The group known as Save Our Skies LA is asking the court to end the health … Read more

SoCal rent prices continue to rise

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Demand for housing remains hot, as asking rent in Southern California continues to climb. What You Need To Know Apartment rent prices continue to rise despite the coronavirus pandemic According to Redfin, the median price of rent in LA and Anaheim/Orange County region is nearly $3,400, a 10% increase from the previous year … Read more

California Mercedes-Benz ‘something out of 007 movie,’ had license plate flipper, gas device

Police in Southern California arrested two suspects Tuesday in connection with vehicle burglaries who were found riding in a car straight out of a “James Bond” movie, they said. Yasmine Kambour, 37, and Chris Huynh, 44, both residents of Garden Grove in Orange County, were taken into custody after someone called the Irvine Police Department … Read more

Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian show off the rocker’s ‘zen’ Calabasas home

Newlyweds Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian were the picture of domestic bliss as the rocker showed off his serene Calabasas home ahead of their intimate wedding this week.  Barker, 46, gave fans a behind-the-scenes look inside his luxurious mansion while striking a pose with Kardashian, 43, in his kitchen for the May issue of Architectural … Read more