LA River recreation zones open on Memorial Day

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The Los Angeles River Elysian Valley and Sepulveda Basin recreation zones will be open for kayaking and other activities on Memorial Day and for the rest of the 2022 summer season, which runs through Sept. 30, officials announced Friday. The zones are managed by the Mountains Recreation & Conservation Authority, which provides … Read more

from yachts to the United Nations

Many people occasionally travel for work. But for some, travel is at the heart of their jobs. CNBC Travel spoke with people from four industries about occupations where working from home — or an office for that matter — isn’t an option. A year of travel Name: Sebastian ModakJob: Former New York Times “52 Places … Read more

Is Japan open to travelers? Some locals not ready to reopen borders

As countries across Asia reopen to international travelers, Japan – one of the continent’s most popular destinations – remains firmly closed. That may soon change. Prime Minister Fumio Kishida announced Thursday at a news conference in London that Japan will ease border controls in June. Locals often celebrate the easing of pandemic-related border restrictions, but … Read more

Russia presses Ukraine assault as Putin marks Victory Day

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine (AP) – Russian forces pushed forward Monday in their assault on Ukraine, seeking to capture the crucial southern port city of Mariupol as Moscow celebrated its Victory Day holiday. Determined to show success in a war now in its 11th week, Russian troops pummeled a seaside steel mill where an estimated 2,000 Ukrainian … Read more

Mother’s Day: Mothers receive special blessing on special day during mass at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Mother’s Day in Los Angeles County included Archbishop Jose Gomez blessing mothers at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels and Hillside Memorial Park & ​​Mortuary in Culver City conducting its annual Mother’s Day Remembrance Service. Gomez presented carnations to mothers as he celebrated the 10 am English-language Mass as … Read more

Mother’s Day Masses, service hero in LA County

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Mother’s Day in Los Angeles County included Archbishop Jose Gomez blessing mothers at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels and Hillside Memorial Park & ​​Mortuary in Culver City conducting its annual Mother’s Day Remembrance Service. Gomez presented carnations to mothers as he celebrated the 10 am English-language Mass as … Read more

Downtown LA flower market flooded with customers ahead of Mother’s Day

Flower market flooded with customers ahead of Mother’s Day Downtown LA’s popular flower market was flooded with people Friday as everyone tried to grab the perfect flower bouquet for Mother’s Day. LOS ANGELES – The popular downtown LA flower market was buzzing with customers two days ahead of Mother’s Day. People were getting their hands … Read more

Kevin Costner explains his road trip travel app HearHere

Kevin Costner knows a good story when he hears one. That’s why he said he was intrigued when he heard about an app designed to alert travelers of notable, yet often unnoticed, places of interest along their journeys. “I’m the guy that drives around America… when you see those bronze markers along the way, I … Read more

Madonna’s Easter Egg Dying Party with Her Kids – See the Photos!

Madonna’s Easter Egg Dying Party with Her Kids – See the Photos! | PEOPLE.com Skip to content Top Navigation Close this dialog window Explore PEOPLE.com Close this dialog window Share & More Close this dialog window View image Madonna Dons Bunny Ears and Dyes Eggs with Her Kids for Easter – See the Photos! this … Read more

Los Angeles: LAX gears up for a busy, packed holiday travel weekend amid concerns of a new spike in COVID-19 cases

LOS ANGELES (KABC) – Millions of people are on the move this holiday weekend, amid concerns of a new spike in COVID-19 cases – with new cases numbers already ticking up. “It’s a lot easier than it was a year ago. Much easier,” said Bob Hobart. “And I actually enjoyed the trip because of it.” … Read more