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Politics | Other Politics

Trump administration trying to claw back California high-speed rail money - POLITICO

And DOT said it wants to go even further, saying it's 'actively exploring every legal option' to seek the return of $2.5 billion in federal funds.

Food & Drink | Coffee

Pacific Crest Coffee Co.

Pacific Crest Coffee Company roasts, brews, and serves the best coffee and tea in Truckee, California. Order single origin and blended coffees and teas, or learn how to brew better at home or on an adventure!

News | The News

Don't Tell AOC: CA Governor Cancels High-Speed Rail From LA To San Francisco | Daily Wire

Don’t tell Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and her socialist chums who want to eliminate air travel and replace it with high-speed rail, but the leftist governor of California has just canceled the long-developing high-speed train from Los Angeles

Politics | Malfeasance

John Stossel: San Francisco has become the slum by the bay -- Bad laws cause city's homeless crisis

San Francisco is one of the richest cities it the world. It’s given us music, technology and elegant architecture.

Sports | Cycling

Rollout: Perspective - Ginger Boyd

Perspective. Easton joined Ginger Boyd, Brand Manager for Machines for Freedom, in LA to talk perspectives within the cycling industry, opportunities for gro...

News | News

Joshua Tree national park 'may take 300 years to recover' from shutdown

National park saw ‘irreparable’ damage including vandalism, ruined trails and trees cut down, says former superintendent

News | The News

California Parents Protest Against Public Schools’ Sexual Education Curriculum

Some parents in California are protesting the change in sex education in schools.

News | The News

Willie Brown Admits He Boosted Kamala Harris's Career

Former San Francisco mayor Willie Brown broke his silence on his relationship with Democratic senator Kamala Harris on Saturday.

Politics | Politics

Revealed: Number Registered to Vote in Los Angeles County Far Exceeds Population of US Citizens

UPDATE: Settlement Mandates Purge of 1.5 Million Inactive Voters Statewide.

Politics | Illegal Immigration

San Francisco to pay $190G to undocumented immigrant over sanctuary law violation, lawyer says

A man from El Salvador in the U.S. illegally who sued San Francisco after police turned him over to immigration authorities in violation of the city's sanctuary law is set to be awarded $190,000, his attorney said Thursday.

Sports | Cycling

Taylor Phinney's LA

"It's a place where you can find anything you want to find. Whether that's a group of people that you click with, or a certain type of food, or a certain com...

News | National News

Having Solved All Other Problems, California Will Now Ban Paper Receipts

California has apparently solved all of its major problems and will now embark on a quest to rid the state of its one and only remaining menace: long paper receipts.

Politics | PC Culture

New California Governor's wife picks different title than "First Lady"

This won't be awkward at all...

Sports | Cycling

Who Do You Imagine When You Imagine Biking in Cities

New book challenges biking advocates and racial justice advocates to expand their imaginations around biking.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

ADL Condemns ‘Chilling’ Human Swastika Formed by California Middle Schoolers

Several middle school students in California were recently photographed while forming a human swastika, prompting a Jewish civil rights group...

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

California’s Women’s March Rally Canceled For Being 'Overwhelmingly White' In Overwhelmingly White County

Organizers of the Women’s March rally for Humboldt County in northern California canceled its January march over concerns that the participants would be “overwhelmingly white.”

Politics | Politics

Actually, even California says Trump is right about the wildfires

President Trump’s critics are belittling him for not buying the lefty narrative that global warming is to blame for the California wildfires. Instead, Trump points to decades of mistakes by governm…

Entertainment | Music

The Trashwomen Live full set Burger Boogaloo 2016 with John Waters and Traci Lords

http://www.OutOfFocus.TV - 6/25/16 - Mosswood Park in Oakland, Ca The Trashwomen played at the annual Burger Boogaloo. Watch until the end to see an amazing ...

News | The News

5 Ways You Can Help California's Wildfire Victims

Financial donations are great, but that's not the only way to help California's evacuees.

Music | Music

Self Titled 7", by Tozcos

5 track album

Politics | Politics

Fox 11 Los Angeles

Voters were narrowly defeating a bid to repeal increases in the state's gas tax and car registration fees.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Best Places to SUP in San Diego

There's a reason it's called America's Finest City

Politics | Interesting Links

The only way to unify America is to kick California out

The 2000 election was boring. With both candidates trying to out-moderate each other, they were almost indistinguishable. The biggest breach of civility was Democratic candidate Al Gore’s very practiced sighing during the debates. The campaign did not b

Sports | Cycling

Revolution Bike Festival - Revolution

Revolution Bike Festival - A bike festival for everyone. Rides, Races, Bike Demo & Expo, Food Trucks, Beer Garden, Camping in the SoCal November Fall.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

San Francisco to vote on taxing rich businesses for homeless

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco has come to be known around the world as a place for aggressive panhandling, open-air drug use and sprawling tent camps, the dirt and despair all the more remarkable for the city's immense wealth. Some streets are

Politics | Illegal Immigration

OPINION: California Morphing Into A Separate Country Over Immigration

Cash-strapped, terrorized by rampant crime and with a balkanized population lacking any connective societal tissue

Sports | Cycling

Los Angeles Is the Worst Bike City in America

While New York, Seattle, and San Francisco become friendlier cities for cyclists, Los Angeles is letting the cars win.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

Cal State–Long Beach Students, Faculty Say That Any Human Mascot May Be Offensive | National Review

We have officially reached the point where people are suggesting that any human mascot of any kind may be offensive.

Sports | Cycling

Rounding out the 2018 Sierra Buttes Triple Crown with Grinduro in Quincy! | The Radavist

Grinduro is my favorite cycling event of the year and when you include it in the Sierra Buttes Triple Crown, alongside Lost and Found, as well as Downieville, you're in for a hell of a weekend. In its...

Travel | Travel

California's Skeleton In The Closet: The Salton Sea

My first travel documentary about a strange yet fascinating place in California's Imperial Valley - The Salton Sea. I encourage you to read more about the la...

Politics | PC Culture

California State University To Move ‘Prospector Pete’ Statute Due To Gold Rush’s Impact On Indigenous People

Classes have only been in session a few weeks and already we’re back to demands to change campuses because decades-old buildings or statues now represent oppression.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

San Francisco Is Removing Statue That Shows Founding Of California Over Racism Concerns

American Indian groups have tried to remove the statue for over 30 years

News | The News

Liberal California's Poverty Rate Is Highest In The Nation

California is the most liberal state in the nation. It's also the most poverty-ridden state in the nation.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

Gavin Newsom Reveals Plan For Single-Payer Healthcare In California 'Regardless Of Immigration Status'

California gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom doubled down on claims he made earlier this month that he'd turn California into a single-payer healthcare state, telling the Pod Save America podcast that he plans on expanding Medicare to cover every

Politics | Politics

California kids can kiss their soda good-bye as kooky law aims to ban yet another thing liberals don't like | Fox News

Every time you limit the rights of parents you expand the rights the government. This is the problem with the trending socialism that’s gaining popularity with liberals.

Politics | Politics

NO JUICE FOR YOU: California Unleashes Most Nanny State Bill Yet

California is home to some of the most absurd nanny state laws in the union: defy a plastic straw ban and you might find yourself behind bars; buy a Happy Meal for your scream

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

The Colorful History of the Rowdies, Radicals and Ruffians of Ocean Beach

Grassroots and Progressive views on local, national and world news

Food & Drink | Bars & Restaurants

Sorry New York, California Is A Better Place To Eat Now

Iconic mainstays like baked goat cheese at Chez Panisse and new classics like shrimp tacos dorados at Mariscos Jalisco ripple through American dining

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Sen. Kamala Harris: How will you spend all the money you’ll be getting back from her Rent Relief Act? – twitchy.com

Sen. Kamala Harris really thinks she's onto something with this Rent Relief Act of hers.

Entertainment | The Hometown

25 Fun Facts About the Hollywood Walk of Fame | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

THAT'LL DO IT: Having Solved All Its Other Problems, San Francisco Looks To Ban Free Lunches | Daily Wire

Having solved crippling homelessness, cleaned its streets, and driven down the cost of housing in the Bay Area, the city of San Francisco has moved to tackle the real challenge facing the tech-centric city: free lunch.

News | National News

California city OKs jail time for defying plastic straw ban

A California coastal city has become the latest municipality to ban plastic straws, enacting what is potentially the strictest plastic prohibition

Politics | Articles By The Rant

Why California Matters – The Rant – Medium

I wrote this in 2016 during the presidential campaign. I am taking this blog out for a spin, don’t have time to write something new, so here we go…enjoy… One of the things that many people show…

News | The News

California Democratic Candidate Praised Farrakhan On Facebook

“I, for one, enjoy listening to Farrakhan’s sermons.”

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

Why (and How) California Is Destroying Mountains of Weed | WIRED

How exactly do you obliterate potentially tens of thousands of pounds of cannabis across the state? Not unlike how you get rid of yard trimmings.

Politics | Politics

California bans local soda taxes

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Thursday that prevents local governments from taxing soda until 2031.

Music | Music

‘The race for governor has turned into a scam’

How California’s Democratic primary became a giant flop.

Sports | Cycling

Lost and Found Gravel Grinder

Lost and Found Gravel Grinder and Bike Ride in the North Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

Woman Who Filmed Oakland, Calif.’s BBQ Becky Speaks Out

Michelle Snider, the woman behind the camera who confronted a fellow white woman after she called the police on Snider’s husband and his friends using charcoal at Oakland, Calif.’s Lake Merritt park, took to YouTube Sunday to answer the question every

Health & Fitness | Health

Report finds cases of STDs reach all-time high in California | The Sacramento Bee

A California report finds the number of cases of sexually transmitted diseases in the state reached a record high in 2017.

Travel | Travel

June Gloom: What California Beaches Are Really Like in the Summer

Find out what June Gloom is, when and where it happens in California, and what to do if you are visiting California during the summer months.

Politics | Politics

Neo-Nazi Senate candidate kicked out of California GOP convention

Patrick Little is running against Democrat Sen. Dianne Feinstein, and his campaign website advocates for "limiting representation of Jews in the government"

Politics | Politics

Barbara Bush 'racist' rant: Tenured professor could lose job

A California State University, Fresno professor's rant about Barbara Bush being an "amazing racist" could cost her a job.

Politics | Politics

California’s crazy one-party liberal politics is why I had to finally leave the state -- and I’m not alone | Fox New

In 2011, after spending my adult life in California, working in the once-thriving aerospace industry there, serving 19 years in the state’s National Guard and six years in the legislature, I picked up my family and moved to Texas.

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

California Progressives Launch (Another) Attack on Free Speech | National Review

A California bill would criminalize conservative speech about gender.

Politics | Op-Ed

Why does California hate free speech?

California’s legislature is poised to approve one of the most serious attacks against freedom of speech ever contemplated in U.S. history this week. Assembly Bill 2943 is legislation that would place that state in an Orwellian society by banning books,

Music | Music

Murderburgers- Cafe Colonial, Sacramento Ca. 9/8/17 Live

Murderburgers- Cafe Colonial, Sacramento Ca. 9/8/17 Live Canon HFG30 Rode Video Pro Stereo Mic #PunkRock #PopPunk #Sacramento #California #Scotland

Politics | Politics

Trump administration's lawsuit against California sanctuary laws backed by these cities, counties | Fox News

These are the cities and counties that have supported the Trump administration's efforts to combat California's so-called sanctuary laws.

News | The News

More than a million illegal immigrants scored California driver's licenses, state DMV announces | Fox News

More than one million illegal immigrants living in California have received driver's licenses, according to a new report.

Politics | Politics

After Federal Challenge, California AG ‘Clarifies’ on Sanctuary State | Breitbart

Attorney General Xavier Becerra's new guidance aims to take the sting out of the federal lawsuit against California's "sanctuary state" laws.

Miscellaneous | Interesting

Californians Doing The Once-Unthinkable: Leaving California | Investor's Business Daily

California has big problems, including soaring taxes, stratospheric home prices and too many regulations. But its most serious problem may be that people are leaving the state in droves.

News | The News

Abortion Walkouts: California Students Organize for the Unborn | National Review

A California student is organizing a school walkout to protest abortion.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class - REI Classes & Events

Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

News | NEWS

Teacher put on leave for questioning school walkout

A California high school teacher says she was “aghast” to learn she was placed on leave over comments she made about National School Walkout Day. Julianne Benzel, a Rocklin High School …

News | Interesting Links

In Rejecting U.S. Immigration Law, California Has A Role Model: The Confederacy | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

When the Justice Department's sued California this week for blocking federal immigration enforcement, the state had a clear precedent for its illegality: the

News | The News

California has worst 'quality of life' in US, study says | Fox News

Awards season is in full swing in California, and the Golden State itself just took home a booby prize of its own.

Politics | Other Politics

California Democratic Party declines to endorse Dianne Feinstein for re-election

The rebuke of Dianne Feinstein by party delegates comes even though the 25-year incumbent has led polls by wide margins.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

7 Hot Spots on West Coast, USA | Supconnect.com

It’s safe to say that a major part of the stand up paddle (SUP) industry lies on West Coast of the United States. The West Coast of the U.S. is lit with a vast amount of places to paddle, not to mention that they are drop-dead gorgeous locations to matc

Sports | Cycling

HI Lo Cali

Hi Lo Cali #Cycling #Desert #California

Sports | Cycling

Photo gallery: 2017 Grinduro | CyclingTips

Launched by Giro Sport Design in 2015, the third edition of Grinduro was held in Quincy, California, on October 7. As the name implies, Grinduro is a blend

Music | Music

City Mouse- Cafe Colonial, Sacramento Ca. 7/18/16 Multicam

City Mouse- Cafe Colonial, Sacramento Ca. 7/18/16 Multicam

Politics | Politics

California is collecting so much of your money it can’t save it all

Democrats and Republicans want to fill California’s budget rainy day fund. But what comes next?

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

Napa's First Black-Owned Winery Needs To Be On The Top Of Your Wine Tasting List

Brown Estate is the first black-owned winery in Napa Valley, and the tasting room is so chic you're going to freak out over it.

Food & Drink | Coffee

Get to Know Lake Tahoe's Booming SUP-Coffee Shop

Because coffee and SUP in the same sentence just makes sense.

Politics | Politics

Gov. Brown Signs Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher Bill Reforming SANDAG

SACRAMENTO  – (Wednesday, October 11, 2017) – Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill by California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) that will bring major reforms to San Diego’s regional transportation agency – a huge victory

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Live Webcast | Pacific Paddle Games Presented by Salt Life

Watch the live webcast of the Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life on Saturday, September 30th and Sunday, October 1st.

Politics | The War On Gender

California first-grader sent to principal's office for misgendering classmate - Washington Times

An elite charter school in California has been rocked by scandal since the end of the last school year, when a kindergarten teacher read her class a pair of books advocating transgender ideology, and a male kindergartener was reintroduced to the class as

News | National News

California eclipse watchers treated after putting sunscreen on eyeballs, report says

Eye doctors in California have reportedly treated several eclipse gazers who put sunscreen in their eyes before looking.

Music | Music

Melvins @ UCLA 1993 (FULL SHOW)

An old Melvins show I filmed. Contact: https://www.facebook.com/HORNSS My videos will NEVER have ads. Don't repost my videos and add ads. "Let the products s...

Music | Music

New film documents the rise of East Bay punk rock

The new documentary film ‘Turn It Around’ chronicles the early days of Bay Area punk rock.

News | News

Victor Davis Hanson: Is California Cracking Up? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis - IBD

Corporate profits at California-based transnational corporations such as Apple, Facebook and Google are hitting record highs. California housing prices from

News | News

Covered California premiums will rise 12.5%, and Anthem Blue Cross cuts coverage - LA Times

Monthly premiums for California health insurance plans sold under the Affordable Care Act will rise by an average of 12.5% next year, and Anthem Blue Cross plans to end coverage in most of the state.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

'I'm done': Fed up with California, some conservatives look to Texas

Fed up with life in liberal California, some conservatives want out. So they turned to Paul Chabot, a Republican who says he’s discovered the perfect place for them: Collin County in north Texas.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life

SUP Magazine's Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life, to be held at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, California, on September 30 to October 1, 2017, will feature pro, open, and distance races, board demos, junior competitions and much more! Vi

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Top 10 Places to Paddle Board in California - SUP HQ

There’s almost no such thing as beginner awkwardness when paddle boarding because it can be quickly learned in a few hours. Simply stand up and paddle. Sounds pretty easy and is surprisingly the same! You’ll end up wanting more, and so here

Sports | Sailing/Windsurfing/Kiteboarding

The Peconic Puffin Windsurfing Blog

A windsurfing blog focusing on Long Island windsurfing. Stand up Paddling too!

News | That's News to Me

Rescuers pull another body from the Kern River

Authorities pulled another body from the Kern River on Saturday night, the seventh apparent drowning during a treacherous year for the so-called Killer Kern.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

How Sepulveda Canyon Became the 405

L.A.'s most hated stretch of freeway began as a bucolic country road through the Santa Monica Mountains.

News | News

In This LA Neighborhood, Protest Art Is A Verb

About a third of Boyle Heights' 90,000 residents live below the poverty line. But lower rents have attracted art galleries to the area, and that is drawing the ire of residents and activists.

Entertainment | Humor

A Hilarious Look At the 10 Most White Trash Cities in California

A video summary of the places in California that are perfect for White trash to call home.

Music | Events

Surf Concerts Huntington Beach - Surfing Museum Concert Schedule

The Huntington surfing sunday concerts are held at the HB Surfing Museum and at Pier Plaza. All are free to see.

Entertainment | Music

The Mermen - Krill Slippin' (Live 2016)

The Mermen (http://www.mermen.net) "Krill Slippin'" from _Krill Slippin'_ Don Quixote's International Music Hall, Felton, CA Jim Thomas - Guitar Martyn Jones...

Entertainment | Music

La Luz Live Stream (Live on PressureDrop.tv)

→ PDtv Artist page here: http://pressuredrop.tv/artists/la-luz → Subscribe to our channel: youtube.com/c/PressureDroptv → And go to http://pressuredrop.tv fo...

Entertainment | Music

MERMEN - 02Be My Noir 06/21/1994

Mermen LIVE at the Making Waves Festival 06/21/1994. Shot at Ferry Plaza, SFCA.

Music | Music

Shannon and the Clams Live full set Burger Boogaloo 2016 Oakland

http://www.OutOfFocus.TV - 6/25/16 - Mosswood Park in Oakland, Ca Shannon & The Clams played at the annual Burger Boogaloo. Hosted by John Waters. Thanks to ...

Entertainment | Music

The Ghastly Ones - Robot Atomico

From the album called "Unearthed" by The Ghastly Ones Subscribe to my channel if you like my videos.

Music | Music

Turn it Around The Story of East Bay Punk

Mike and Gasia talk live with Corbett Redford, Producer and Director of "Turn it Around: The Story of East Bay Punk."

Entertainment | Music

Jason Lee & the Black Tides - Calypso - Tiki Oasis 2016

Jason Lee & the Black Tides play "Calypso" which will be on their upcoming new album. Jason Hanna is on trumpet with Peachy Punch and Judy Luck dancing For m...

Sports | Cycling

Appetite 4 Adventure Margarita Adventure

Join the guys as the embark on their favorite one day adventurers. This ride isn't about the Strava KOM. This ride is all about good times. The boys start at...

Music | Music

San Diego Punk - Punk Rock!

San Diego Punk covers the local Punk music scene in San Diego, CA. The goal of San Diego Punk will always be to promote our local musicians, artists, and community.

Entertainment | The Hometown

Why are doughnut boxes pink? The answer could only come out of Southern California

Everyone in Los Angeles knows what comes in a pink box: doughnuts. But the story behind those boxes is seldom told.

Sports | Cycling

GRINDURO photos

The Grinduro Scotland Experience on The Radavist:

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Desert Destination | Salton Sea | SUP Magazine

Standup paddlers take a strange journey to the Salton Sea, a place of colorful characters, geological wonders, and the remnants of by-gone vacation hotspot.

Miscellaneous | Places You Can Still Go

Mapping California’s best remaining midcentury motels

Travel back in time to the golden age of motels. These are the ones still standing—and worth visiting.

Food & Drink | Travel

Discover 8 of California’s Best-Kept Secrets

Think you’ve seen all of California? Think again. We traveled to eight different remote locations to showcase some of California’s lesser-known attractions in our Hidden Gems video series. From scenic byways to wine country destinations to historic ho

Food & Drink | Travel

The ultimate guide to Catalina Island

Complete with super-high-speed boat rides, zip line adventures, food frenzies, and all-night bar crawls.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

A SUP and Camping Adventure on Catalina Island

A spring weekend spent on and below the water off the coast of Southern California.

Miscellaneous | Stuff

Drop Everything: A Permanent Hello Kitty Cafe Has Just Arrived in California | Brit Co

A digital media and commerce company that enables creativity through inspirational content and online classes.

History | Historic Los Angeles

L.A.'s Smoggy Past, in Photos | KCET

Many Southern Californians have only hazy memories of severe smog in the Los Angeles area. Here's a reminder in pictures.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

The Sunday Sessions: Santa Cruz Downwinder

Riding the 12'6 Bark Contender SUP and the 12' Bark Commander Prone Paddleboard, Morgan Hoesterey and Jack Bark have big fun on one of the best downwind runs...

Sports | Cycling

Chas Christiansen + Matt Reyes

This is "Chas Christiansen + Matt Reyes" by MASH TRANSIT PRODUCTIONS on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

Angeles Crest: The Creation of L.A.’s Highway Into the Heavens

Built between 1929 and 1956, the Angeles Crest Highway forever changed the once-remote mountain backcountry it traverses.

Sports | Cycling

017 - MASH 2015 - Rainier

This is "017 - MASH 2015 - Rainier" by MASH TRANSIT PRODUCTIONS on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

Sports | Sailing/Windsurfing/Kiteboarding

2016 Hydrofoil ProTour San Francisco Wrap Up

Happy to present the wrap up video for the HFPT San Francisco, second stop of the tour this year! A MASSIVE thanks to absolutely everyone involved in this ev...

Entertainment | Culture/Art/Random cool stuff

San Diego's Art Scene Can't Stop Asking Itself: 'What's Wrong With Me?' - Voice of San Diego

For years, folks have been organizing panels and discussions on why San Diego doesn't have a more vibrant arts scene. Here are 10 points that continually resurface in the arts world's neverending soul-searching quest.

Miscellaneous | Stuff

What's So Alluring About California Style?

How the Golden State dictates what we wear, from Venice Beach to Silicon Valley.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

Two Amazing Spots to See Tens of Thousands of Monarch Butterflies

Each year hundreds of thousands of monarch butterflies flock to several small groves up and down the state's beachside communities. In turn, locals and tourists come out in droves to witness this wintering spectacle.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

5 Best Haunted Hiking Trails

Here are the five best haunted hikes in Southern California – for ghost hunters and skeptics alike. Take only photos, and leave only footprints, so the spirits stay wherever they may dwell.

History | LA History

California Megaflood: Lessons from a Forgotten Catastrophe

A 43-day storm that began in December 1861 put central and southern California underwater for up to six months, and it could happen again

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

How Did L.A. Become a City of Palms? And Other Questions About California's Trees

Q&A with historian Jared Farmer, author of "Trees in Paradise: A California History."

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

New Law: Californians Can Break Into Hot Cars to Save Pets

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill that allows Californians to rescue animals trapped in hot cars without fear of prosecution.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

California's parents don't know they have a voice in school spending decisions

Parents in California have a right to help decide how their schools spend money, but many in the state may not know that.

Miscellaneous | Law

What You Need To Know About The California Probate Code - Larsen Law

There are five basic things you should know about the California Probate Code before you finish planning an estate, here's what you need to know.

News | That's News to Me

California becomes first state to formalize the practice of lane splitting - LA Times

Update on 'Essential Politics: Senate leader concerned about legalizing pot, California's 911 system running out of money'

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Why California may not see statewide rules on the use of drones anytime soon

The last time state lawmakers tried to place limits on drones in the skies above California, they were met with  the veto of Gov. Jerry Brown , who said he did not want to create new crimes to enforce bans on the use of such devices.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Huntington Hospital accepts California's end-of-life law

The board of directors of Pasadena’s Huntington Hospital, rejecting the recommendation of the facility’s doctors, has voted to participate in California’s controversial End of Life Option Act, which permits physicians to assist terminally ill patie

News | Interesting Stories

Huge movement detected near San Andreas fault - AOL

A worrisome new analysis of GPS data has shown new areas of motion near the San Andreas Fault system.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

You can now hike 67 miles through the Santa Monica Mountains uninterrupted

For more than 50 years, Southern Californians have dreamed of following an uninterrupted trail among the sycamore canyons and sandstone peaks of the Santa Monica Mountains.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

5 Species You Might Have Mistakenly Thought Were California Natives | KCET

Did you know that all of these animals are exotics that were introduced to California? Some of the entries on this list may surprise you.

Food & Drink | Food

10 Of The Oldest Restaurants In Southern California

Did you know there are restaurants here in SoCal that are over 100 years old? Check out these 10 spots in SoCal that are full of history and full of flavor.