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Annual Coastal Cleanup Day to be held Sept. 19

SANTA MONICA — Thousands of volunteers will pick up trash along Los Angeles County beaches and inland waterways Sept. 19 as part of the 26th annual Coastal Cleanup Day. Between 9 a.m. and noon, about 10,000 volunteers are expected to collect ocean-bound trash at more than 50 sites between Compton and Malibu. Led by the Read More…

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Mayor’s homeless plan requires 200 outreach workers

LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti said his “battle plan” to help house the city’s homeless involves having more than 200 outreach workers citywide. “We need to have, literally, instead of a couple dozen people who are outreaching to the homeless folks and referring them to housing, we need, in my opinion, over 200 people Read More…

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State water consumption drops 31 percent in July

Despite the continuing drought and hot weather, area residents have joined others throughout the state to decrease water consumption by 31.3 percent during the month of July, according to statistics from the California Water Board. The decrease exceeds Gov. Jerry Brown’s call for a 25 percent reduction compared to 2013 water use figures. To achieve Read More…