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San Clemente considers relaxing rules on short-term rentals

Jill Replogle
| The city is being forced to backtrack on harsh restrictions passed in 2016 because of a lawsuit filed by short-term rental owners.

Effort to recall Bonin must start again after missed deadline

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After a filing mistake, the campaign to recall L.A. City Councilman Mike Bonin will need to restart before it can collect signatures to get the proposal on the ballot.

Even Rose Parade floats can’t afford to live in Pasadena

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The 2018 floats have been built in Irwindale and Azusa and a handful of other locations outside Pasadena due to real estate prices and safety issues.

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How to avoid having that awkward conversation at Thanksgiving

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If no amount of polite or impolite conversation will ever get your family members to see eye to eye on hot-button topics, we have a handy guide for you.

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If California's gas tax is repealed, what would happen?

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Those who want to roll back a new state gas tax and vehicle fees can start collecting signatures to get their measure on the ballot.

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LA Turkey Trots worth sweating for

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Whether you want to race the relatives, wear a turkey costume, or just burn some calories, here is a roundup of some of the neighborhood races.

Jackson family turkey giveaway celebrates 35th anniversary

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Thousands of turkeys will be given away at the annual giveaway Tuesday in South L.A., and a Thanksgiving dinner will be hosted for hungry locals Thursday at Peppertree Park in Tustin.

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Self-taught rocket scientist plans to launch over ghost town

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Mike Hughes is a 61-year-old limo driver who's spent the last few years building a steam-powered rocket out of salvage parts in his garage. Saturday, he will strap into his homemade contraption and attempt to hurtle over Amboy, California.

This LA trans activist is helping others afford surgery

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There are only about a handful of programs that give money to trans people in need of surgery. One of them is based in LA and run by local activist Rizi Timane.

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