There was an e arthquake near Idyllwild that could be felt in HB. Basilico's Pasta e Vino Italian Restaurant doubles down on forbidding masks on its premises. The Children's Bureau is looking for foster families.
A California agency voted Wednesday to reserve some of the state’s limited private activity bonds to non-housing uses, providing an opportunity for projects such as a private-equity backed train to Las Vegas and a controversial desalination plant to apply for the coveted financing.
San Clemente is banning electric bikes from its beach trail and beaches, but officials stopped short of expanding limitation to inland trails. The City Council’s decision this week comes after a year of discussing how to better control e-bike chaos on the popular beach path as the city grapples with the influx of the faster-moving bicycles in recent years.
California’s Central Valley may be the state’s most dynamic campaign hotspot. Rep. Jerry McNerney uncorked a cascade of political recalibration on Tuesday by announcing he’d retire rather than seek reelection.
A county lab discovered that mosquitoes carrying dog heartworm were found in at least three Orange County cities. Mosquitoes in Fullerton, Seal Beach and Huntington Beach tested positive for dog heartworm.
A group of restaurants, including three in Orange County, is suing Farmers Insurance, alleging the company breached contracts by denying the restaurants compensation for losses due to health orders during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The county lab that tests mosquitoes, bats and such for West Nile virus, rabies and other transmissible diseases was recently able to add dog heartworm to its screenings and found mosquitoes carrying the potentially fatal parasite in at least three Orange County cities.
In O.C., there were 24,639 new COVID-19 cases, the Orange County Health Care Agency reported during a news conference Tuesday afternoon. Nearly 6,000 county residents have died from the disease since 2020 with 17 additional deaths reported.