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Bear tranquilized after wandering around San Dimas neighborhood

A bear was tranquilized after wandering around a San Dimas neighborhood Wednesday morning. The bear was walking around residential properties in the area of Gladstone Street and Dallas Road around 10 a.m., neighbors told KTLA. At one point, it was even spotted near Shull Elementary School. Officials with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife […]

Grocery distribution event in Lancaster next week

LANCASTER — A free drive-thru grocery distribution event will be held next week at the University of Antelope Valley’s Pioneer Event Center, located at 45000 Valley Central Way. Groceries will be distributed from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, in the PEC parking lot. Line-up begins at 8:30...
NBC Los Angeles

Find the ‘Freaky Flora' Growing at This Local Garden, If You Dare

Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden in Arcadia. The self-guided tour is included with garden admission. Bloodleaf plant, dragon tree, and other spectacular specimens are included on the route. Plants?. They've long sprouted in the very center our spookiest stories and cinematic gems, from "Invasion of the Body Snatchers"...
NBC Los Angeles

Happy Pawcasso Day: Give an Animal Artist a Loving Home

LA County Animal Care and Control will post paintings created by shelter dogs on social media throughout the day. If you adopt one of the pups, you'll receive their artwork, too; just be sure to make an appointment before visiting an adoption center. Let's get straight to the heart of...
Los Angeles Business Journal

Ontario International Airport Gets $15M Federal Grant for Taxiway Improvements

More airfield improvements are on the way at Ontario International Airport, thanks to a $15.2 million infrastructure grant from the Federal Aviation Administration. The funds, which the FAA announced on Oct. 5, were contained in a larger package of more than $479 million in airport infrastructure grants awarded to 123 airport projects across all 50 states, American Samoa and Puerto Rico. Ontario International Airport was the only airport serving Los Angeles County to receive a grant in this round.

LACO Settles With Eatery Over Alleged Outdoor Dining Ban Snub

Los Angeles County reached a settlement with one of two restaurants sued earlier this year for allegedly disregarding the outdoor dining ban put in place last November to stop the spread of the coronavirus. Last Dec. 2, county public health inspectors observed 18 to 22 customers eating and drinking on...

Issues with the animal shelter

In regard to two letters on The Acorn article about the lawsuit brought by two rescue groups against Los Angeles County Animal Control, it’s debatable if the Agoura shelter is the best in L.A. Even if that were so, it’s part of a system that makes it a priority to...
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

How to grow table grapes at home

Now that the weather is starting to feel a little more like fall and the days are getting shorter, many gardeners should start to think about pruning and other fall gardening activities. This week I will talk about grapevines because there seems to be a lot of confusion as to first-, second- and third-year pruning and training.