Orange County experienced 369 suicides last year — its largest number this century. The figures represent 10.8 suicide deaths per 100,000 people.
A bill that would have required independent commissions to redraw supervisor districts in counties with over 400,000 residents has been vetoed by Gavin Newsom, keeping the matter in the hands of county leaders for now.
Los Angeles County’s Board of Supervisors is on the lookout for a new chief executive officer.
Napa County has voted to extend its current ban on commercial cannabis activities. Tuesday’s vote was unanimous. It takes the prohibition on commercial sales and cultivation beyond Dec.
The tremor occurred just three days before the 30th anniversary of the 1989 Loma Prieta quake.
The Santa Clara County Jail and Sheriff’s Department will soon have new oversight, four years after the beating death of mentally ill inmate Michael Tyree.
A U.S. District judge in Manhattan has blocked the Trump administration from implementing a new rule that would make it harder for immigrants who use public assistance to receive green cards or visas.
The Ventura County Public Works Department held its annual Storm Day, a natural disaster preparedness drill, on Thursday, Oct. 9.
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It’s difficult to build consensus on just about anything these days, but one exception is the gravity of homelessness. A full 95% of L.A.
More than a thousand public retirees in California are earning pensions that exceed the federal limit of $220,000, according to data from CalPERS.