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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 25, 2007
The fires that have swept through Southern California have forced hundreds of thousands of residents to evacuate, triggered numerous road closures and prompted school officials to cancel classes throughout the region. Below is a partial list of closures in the region. For the latest updates, check www.latimes.com.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 26, 2007
The fires that have swept through Southern California have forced hundreds of thousands of residents to evacuate, triggered numerous road closures and prompted school officials to cancel classes throughout the region. Below is a partial list of closures in the region. The fires also generated numerous relief efforts, including the opening of assistance centers. For the latest updates, check www.latimes.com.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 22, 2006 | Mai Tran, Times Staff Writer
For years, city officials in Huntington Beach have toyed with the idea of closing part of Main Street to cars and turning the two-lane road over to pedestrians. But while some entertained visions of Santa Monica's thriving Third Street Promenade, business owners along the street worried that it would be little more than a cheap imitation that would hurt retailers and restaurant owners. On Monday, the City Council went part way.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 8, 2001 | Alex Murashko, (714) 966-5974
Several road closures are scheduled Saturday during the Southern California Half Marathon and 5K event benefiting Canyon Acres Children's Services. Organizers say the event is the "official warmup race" of the Los Angeles Marathon on March 4. Saturday's race starts at the Woodbridge Village Center, between Lake and Creek roads, on Barranca Parkway at 7:30 a.m. Traffic will be closed in both directions from 6 a.m.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 28, 2013 | By Carlos Lozano
Long Beach police fatally shot a suspect early Sunday after he brandished a handgun during a confrontation, authorities said. The incident occurred about 12:20 a.m. when officers were dispatched to a neighborhood near the intersection of Artesia Boulevard and Butler Avenue after receiving reports of a man with a gun, police said.    After an officer spotted the suspect, he took off running, police said. At some point during the pursuit, the suspect produced a handgun and police shot him in the upper body, authorities said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 7, 2013 | By Frank Shyong
Southern California Gas Co. officials are asking customers to reduce their heating usage in order to help conserve natural gas supplies as a cold snap descends across the region. Freezing and near-freezing temperatures are expected to continue into the middle of next week. The gas company, which serves about 21 million people, sends out this alert about once a year as a precaution. "There's no immediate threat of any supply disruption," said Javier Mendoza, spokesman for Southern California Gas. "These are just some simple tips for conservation.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 27, 2007
The fires that have swept through Southern California have forced hundreds of thousands of residents to evacuate, triggered numerous road closures and prompted school officials to cancel classes throughout the region. The fires have also generated numerous relief efforts, including the opening of assistance centers. Many schools plan to resume classes Monday. Below is a partial list of the latest available information for the region. For more updates, check www.latimes.com.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 29, 2007
The blazes that swept through Southern California have forced tens of thousands of residents to evacuate, triggered numerous road closures and prompted school officials to cancel classes throughout the region. The fires also have generated numerous relief efforts, including the opening of assistance centers. Many schools plan to resume classes today. Below is a partial list of the latest available information for the region.
BUSINESS
April 7, 1998 | JESUS SANCHEZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
This has been the winter of discontent for many real estate agents in Southern California's storm-tossed beach communities. Maneuvering around mudslides and escorting clients through cloudbursts have become part of the job for agents selling some of the region's most picturesque and pricey real estate. Despite the downpours, agents have remained busy selling homes as the region's real estate market stages a rebound.
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