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  1. Jerry Brown vetoes bill that would cancel some special electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... and robust debate," Brown wrote in his veto message of SB49. The bill was written by state Sen. Sharon Runner , R-Lancaster (Los Angeles County), who died July 14 of respiratory complications from scleroderma, an autoimmune disease affecting her ...


  2. 'Sand Fire' north of Los Angeles forces evacuations from 10,000 homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    ... Forest toward the city of Acton. Metrolink commuter rail service has been canceled between the Acton, Palmdale and Lancaster stations."


  3. Raging Sand Fire displaces dozens of exotic animals from Southern California wildlife sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... a chance, they said on their Facebook page. They boarded up 45 dogs and transported them to the state prison in Lancaster, California, where inmates will help care for them. "And to our dogs....we are so proud of them. Even though we have a few ...


  4. Officials reopen 14 Freeway in Santa Clarita hours after Sand Fire prompted closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LA Daily News

    ... in a written statement. “There will be no Metrolink service to or from the Vincent Grade/Acton, Palmdale or Lancaster stations due to the fire which has prompted evacuations and traffic closures along the 14 Freeway,” according to the ...


  5. 14 Freeway in Santa Clarita Valley is shut down as wildfire burns in the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Los Angeles Times

    ... to traffic, according to the California Highway Patrol. Motorists on the northbound side of the 14 Freeway in Lancaster were advised to drive with extra caution because of heavy winds, the CHP said. The brush fire raging in the rugged mountains in ...


  6. Temperatures expected to dip slightly in LA County, red flag warning remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Press-Telegram

    ... over the weekend. Temperatures topped 100 degrees Friday in areas including Burbank, Van Nuys, Chatsworth and Lancaster, while Woodland Hills pushed the 110-degree mark, according to the National Weather Service. Saturday's high was 97 degrees. ...


  7. Diaz hits walk-off homer, Wisconsin beats Lake County 9-8Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... put in good order within the last year or two, so I popped the tape in and sat back to watch and recall the story. LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) -- Antonio Nunez hit a run-scoring single in the second inning, leading the Lancaster JetHawks to a 6-3 win ...


  8. The Next Chapter in the Big Box StoryRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | StrongTowns

    This week at Strong Towns, we've published a variety of viewpoints on the question: "Is it possible and/or worthwhile to retrofit suburbia, or would we be better off abandoning underused suburban spaces?" Most of our members who submitted answers responded something in between: Most big box stores will fail and our cities should never have invested in them in the first place, but there may been creative ways to handle a few abandoned stores. Johnny Sanphillippo illustrates the colossal waste of space and infrastructure created in the hopes of attracting big box developments in Lancaster, CA.


  9. Lancaster man charged with starting brush fires that photographers streamed on live videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    In this still image taken from video shot by Bernie Deyo, a man caught on camera setting brush fires near Highway 138 in Neenach walks toward witnesses. A 27-year-old Lancaster man who was seen on live online video allegedly starting fires in a remote area of Los Angeles County was charged with starting a brush fire, the L.A. County District Attorney's Office announced today.


  10. SMALLEY, Ursa M.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Dayton Daily News

    ... Albert. Survivors include her children, John Smalley of Muscle Shoals, Alabama, and Emilee (Charlene) Douglas of Lancaster, California. She leaves behind a host of family and friends to cherish her loving memory. She was a faithful member of the ...


  11. Lancaster Choice Energys Smart Choice Option Certified by Center for...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | PressReleasePoint

    Center for Resource Solutions announced today that Lancaster Choice Energy 's Smart Choice renewable power option is now certified by Green-e Energy-North America's leading independent certification program for renewable energy. LCE's Smart Choice program, powered by 100% wind power, offers LCE customers the ability to "opt-up" to 100% renewable energy.


  12. Freelance photographers catch suspected arsonist setting a brush fire in the Antelope ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Los Angeles Times

    Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies arrest a man suspected of starting a brush fire in Neenach, a small community 34 miles northwest of Lancaster. The department identified the man as 27-year-old David Artiaga.


  13. 'Heat Dome' stretches to Southern California, causing temperatures to soar over 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Los Angeles Times

    ... below a slow-moving high pressure system and caps the atmosphere. Temperatures are expected to climb to 108 in Lancaster on Friday and 104 in Palmdale on Saturday. Those two days will be the hottest of a heat wave that is expected to last through ...


  14. Jury convicts father of drowning his baby daughter in PasadenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the child were unsuccessful, Pasadena Police Lt. Tracey Ibarra said at the time. Jackson, a resident of Lancaster, was eventually arrested in connection with the young girl's death. Upon questioning, Jackson confessed to killing the child, Ibarra ...


  15. Man guilty of murder for drowning death of baby daughter in PasadenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    PASADENA >> A jury convicted a man of murder and child abuse Wednesday for drowning his 1-year-old daughter five years ago in Pasadena, authorities said. The jury deliberated for one day before finding Marquise Jackson, 26, of Lancaster guilty of first-degree murder and child abuse resulting in death in connection with the May 20, 2011, drowning of Mo'Nayjah Jackson according to Pasadena police and Los Angeles County District Attorney's officials.


  16. As state Sen. Sharon Runner's passing resonates, those who knew her mournRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Hesperia Star

    ... said in a statement through her office. "She died peacefully at home, surrounded by family and friends." Runner, R-Lancaster, had undergone a successful double lung transplant in 2012 and she said in March that she was healthy. Yet she also ...


  17. Weeklong heat wave in Southern California is expected to peak SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Temperatures will continue to climb until they peak Saturday, when forecasters predict it could hit 106 degrees in Lancaster and 105 in Palmdale. Temperatures in downtown Los Angeles will peak in the lower 90s over the weekend, the agency predicted. ...


  18. Murmurs: Softball Teama s Rifle Raffle Divides a Portland-Area Little LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Willamette Week

    ... donated $2,000 to the team, sending the players this week to the Big League Softball West Regional Tournament in Lancaster, Calif. The Portland Business Alliance wants Benson High School included in the $750 million construction bond that Portland ...


  19. New Democratic poll shows tightening race in Los Angeles County congressional raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Los Angeles Times

    ... District, Bryan Caforio (D),left, gives his opening statement in a debate against candidates Rep. Steve Knight (R-Lancaster),middle, and LAPD Lt. Lou Vince (D), right, at Hart Hall on May 5, 2016 in Newhall, California. (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles ...


  20. Hit-and-run collision kills pedestrian in LancasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | LA Daily News

    LANCASTER >> Los Angeles County sheriff's officials on Sunday were investigating a hit-and-run collision in Lancaster that left a pedestrian dead Saturday night. At about 9 p.m., a man was walking southbound across Avenue I at 28th Street East when he was struck by a vehicle driving east on Avenue I, sheriff's officials said in a statement.


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