Local News

Harvard-Westlake school campus closed due to 'security risk'

By James Queally A “security risk” prompted authorities to close the campus of the elite Harvard-Westlake High School in Studio City on Friday morning, but police said there was “no credible threat” against students there. An alert was sent to students shortly after 7 a.m. announcing that the school had been closed… [READ MORE HERE]…

Five officials charged with misusing public funds, burying hazardous waste at Central Valley water district

By Alene Tchekmedyian It started a year ago when state investigators uncovered 86 drums holding thousands of gallons of hazardous waste illegally buried in a rural Central Valley water district yard. Their probe quickly widened to include allegations of misconduct that were revealed in a state audit. Soon, authorities… [READ MORE HERE] Source: LA Times