Riverside County

California law lets home cooks sell their food directly to public

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law AB626, a groundbreaking new law that allows people to sell directly to the public food they have cooked in their home kitchens.<p>Assemblyman Eduardo Garcia, D-Coachella (Riverside County), introduced the bill in 2017. It was held in Assembly appropriations until …

San Francisco

Riverside court order would restrict juveniles' visits with attorneys - Los Angeles Times

A judge in Riverside County is proposing to bar youth in juvenile delinquency proceedings from meeting face-to-face with their attorneys at courthouses, raising objections from attorneys who represent those youth.<p>A draft blanket order by Judith Clark, presiding judge of Riverside’s Juvenile Court, …

ACLU

LAPD Releases Video of Fatal August Officer-Involved Shooting

Sep 22, 2018<p>LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The Los Angeles Police Department released video today of an officer-involved shooting that occurred in August in …

Los Angeles

What $450,000 buys right now in three Riverside County cities

Here’s a look at what roughly $450,000 buys right now in the cities of Riverside, La Quinta and Jurupa Valley in Riverside County.<p><b>RIVERSIDE:</b> Built in 1927, this English Tudor-style home has custom-painted walls and period chandeliers throughout.<p><b>Address:</b> 6338 Brockton Ave., Riverside, 92506<p><b>Listed</b> …

LaQuinta

California must stop trying to stomp out suburbia

We may be celebrating — if that’s the right word — the tenth year since the onset of the financial crisis and collapse of the real estate market. Yet …

Chapman University

Audit: RivCo Public Safety Agencies' OT Costs Continue To Climb

According to the report, a total OF $82.93 million was paid out to cover overtime costs throughout Riverside County government in 2017-18.

Audits

Southern California’s job market in August: 10 things you should know

Southern California bosses added 124,100 workers in the 12 months ended in August as unemployment fell to 4.6 percent.<p>Here are 10 trends to know …

Southern California

Festival Pass: Two new festivals launch in Southern California this weekend

Festival Pass is a <b>weekly newsletter</b> that lands in your inbox on Thursdays during Southern California’s prime music festival season (April-November). …

Music Festivals

Dump Your Household Hazardous Waste For Free In Temecula Event

<b>From RC Waste:</b> The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources has scheduled a free household hazardous-waste collection event Saturday (Sept. 22) …

Temecula

It’s Now Legal to Sell Home-Cooked Food in California

It’s been a big week for independent food operators in California. Two bills signed by Governor Jerry Brown will have a serious impact on home entrepreneurs looking to sell food to the public. On Monday, Brown signed the Safe Sidewalk Vending Act, and yesterday approved California Assembly Bill …

Los Angeles

'40-Year-Old Virgin' Actor Shelley Malil to Be Released From Prison After Attempted Murder Conviction

An actor who appeared in "The 40-Year-Old Virgin" is expected to be freed from a California prison Thursday after serving eight years following an …

Human Interest

Riverside County Man Arrested for Child Porn; Victims Sought

James Ibach, 30, was arrested this week on charges that he had a cache of lewd images of children. The victims are being sought by police.<p>A Riverside …

Southern California

California bans plastic straws at dine-in restaurants except by request

SACRAMENTO — As environmentally conscious California cities increasingly ditch plastic straws, the state will now ban waiters from handing them out unless a customer asks for one.<p>Gov. Jerry Brown signed the new straws-on-request law Thursday. AB1884 applies only to dine-in restaurants. Exempted are …

San Francisco

Why The Cottage Food Law Is A Game Changer For Talented Home Cooks

Whether you're selling homemade tamales as a primary source of income or peddling gingerbread Rice Krispie Treats to your coworkers, you've probably …

Selling

Is it time for the Marines to surrender Camp Pendleton?

The American military is the world’s finest fighting force. But how long can it defend Camp Pendleton?<p>Marine Base Camp Pendleton is a major training …

Camp Pendleton

San Bernardino Earthquake Felt In Riverside County

BREAKING: The earthquake was reported at 5:44 a.m. Did YOU feel it?<p>SAN BERNARDINO, CA— A magnitude 3.4 earthquake struck San Bernardino Thursday …

San Bernardino

Civilian sheriff’s employee nearly involved in East L.A. gun battle that left 2 deputies wounded, 1 man dead

A civilian employee on a training ride-along in a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department cruiser was nearly involved in the gun battle Wednesday …

Los Angeles

Village Management Services’ chief executive Brad Hudson to leave Laguna Woods Village

LAGUNA WOODS — Just shy of three years as Village Management Services CEO, Brad Hudson announced his resignation, on Thursday, Sept. 20.<p>In his …

Customer Service

Homeless Man Arrested in Lake Elsinore Theft, Stabbing Case

The victim, who's also homeless, told officers he had been assaulted and robbed while he slept.<p>A homeless man was taken into custody after he …

Lake Elsinore

Syphilis rates soar across the US - with cases up by 50 percent in hot spots for the STD

Syphilis is on a steep rise throughout the US, but a few cities are seeing particularly unprecedented rates.<p>The STD is wreaking particular havoc in …

Health (UK)

San Diego man learns antique car he bought was stolen

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - A San Diego man’s dream car purchase quickly turned into a nightmare after he learned it was stolen.<p>Darren Farnesi thought he …

San Diego

Mountain lions can jump 45 feet in a single leap, and more cat facts

Did you know adult cougars need to eat a deer about every 16 days? And that a mother with three cubs will need a deer every nine days?<p>And if it has a …

The Nature Conservancy

Riverside County Man Allegedly Kills Father During Family Fight

Mark Pagay was arrested on suspicion of murder after he allegedly attack 54-year-old Roy Pagay.<p>CORONA, CA -- A 19-year-old Corona man was arrested …

Riverside County

Cannabis revenue coming up short

News<p>The California cannabis conundrum: A lot more weed, a lot less money.<p>Since Proposition 64 took effect earlier this year, the cannabis industry …

Cannabis Industry

Feinstein critic Kevin de León failed his own #MeToo test, activists say

SACRAMENTO — State Sen. Kevin de León was quick to criticize Sen. Dianne Feinstein for her handling of an attempted-rape allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, saying his fellow Democrat and election opponent showed a “failure of leadership” by staying quiet for weeks.<p>The …

Sexual Harassment

Rail service from LA to Vegas, Latino political power, LA Rams versus Chargers

We speak with a transportation researcher about the sudden interest in mass transit projects connecting Los Angeles and Las Vegas, including a new …

Los Angeles Rams

Multiple Cars Catch Fire In Desert Hot Springs

The fire caused an estimated $50,000 in damages.<p>DESERT HOT SPRINGS, CA -- Multiple cars caught on fire early Wednesday in Desert Hot Springs. The …

Hot Springs

Mulch Fire Spreads To Vegetation Near Temecula

Forty-five firefighters were called to battle the blaze.<p>AGUANGA, CA -- A pile of mulch caught on fire Wednesday before spreading to vegetation in a …

Temecula

12 theater productions to see in Southern California, Sept. 21-27

<b>LOS ANGELES COUNTY</b><p><b>‘A Picture of Dorian Gray’</b><p>An adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s novella about a man who sells his soul to preserve his youth, but not …

Southern California

How to tell if a mountain lion is nearby (and what to do if you see one)

Are there mountain lions wandering around your neighborhood or living near your favorite hiking trail? Can you tell their tracks apart from dog paw …

Hiking Trail