Lifeguards rescue hundreds as big waves, heat lure large beach crowds

Lifeguards got a taste of the coming summer season the past several days as sizable surf and warm weather lured crowds to the coast in Huntington Beach, Newport Beach and Laguna Beach. A Southern Hemisphere swell that arrived at area beaches Saturday continued Tuesday, bringing high surf and dangerous… from latimes.com – Los Angeles Times… Continue reading Lifeguards rescue hundreds as big waves, heat lure large beach crowds

Jodie Foster’s ‘Black Mirror’ episode might make you rethink the ways you parent

Jodie Foster became the first woman to direct for Netflix’s Emmy-winning sci-fi anthology series “Black Mirror” when creator Charlie Brooker hired her to helm the fourth season episode “Arkangel.” The story takes its title from a technology that allows parents to not only track their children’s… from latimes.com – Los Angeles Times http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/envelope/la-en-st-jodie-foster-black-mirror-arkangel-20180612-story.html

Former Kings defenseman Slava Voynov petitions court to dismiss domestic violence case

Three years after Slava Voynov pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of corporal injury to a spouse, the former standout defenseman for the Kings has asked the Los Angeles County Superior Court to dismiss the conviction. The petition could be a step toward Voynov’s return to the NHL. Voynov’s… from latimes.com – Los Angeles Times… Continue reading Former Kings defenseman Slava Voynov petitions court to dismiss domestic violence case

Clippers continue to push for quicker approval process for new arena in Inglewood

Under a big white tent on a dirt field that was a few feet south of where the Rams are constructing their new stadium, Clippers owner Steve Ballmer and Inglewood city officials held a news conference Tuesday during which they expressed their desire to reintroduce legislation in the quest to build… from latimes.com – Los… Continue reading Clippers continue to push for quicker approval process for new arena in Inglewood

L.A. County expands homeless services with toilets in Venice and overnight parking in Hollywood and North Hollywood

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to expand services for homeless people in areas where the city of Los Angeles has struggled. The supervisors approved the overnight placement of two portable toilets and hand-washing stations at the Rose Avenue beach parking lot in Venice… from latimes.com – Los Angeles Times http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-safe-parking-toilets-20180612-story.html