Book Bikes rewards kids with exciting reads over summer

Book Bikes rewards kids with exciting reads over summer

The CDPHP and Grassroots Givers have partnered to create Book Bikes, an initiative to help children share books and promote literacy throughout the summer and beyond. Book Bikes is the first of its kind in the Capital Region, said Kathy Leyden, vice president of Community Engagement at CDPHP.   “The goal is to bring reading … Read more

Ballona Creek Trash Interceptor aims to clean up the ocean

Ballona Creek Trash Interceptor aims to clean up the ocean

Each year, Los Angeles County Public Works says as much as 30 tons of trash and debris end up in the Ballona Creek, which leads straight to the Pacific Ocean. “Ideally, those soda bottles, water bottles, the containers from fast-food restaurants, that wouldn’t even find its way into the creek, but once it’s in the … Read more

Necessary Realness: Kim Kardashian & Pete Davidson SPLIT | E! News – E! News

Necessary Realness: Kim Kardashian & Pete Davidson SPLIT | E! News – E! News

Necessary Realness: Kim Kardashian & Pete Davidson SPLIT | E! News  E! News New Details On Why Kim Kardashian And Pete Davidson Broke Up Despite Major Chemistry  CinemaBlend Kanye West breaks his silence after Kim Kardashians split with Pete Davidson  Geo News Necessary Realness: Kim Kardashian & Pete Davidson SPLIT – E! Online  E! NEWS Who The Kardashians Fans … Read more

LA County gas prices drop for 60th straight day

LA County gas prices drop for 60th straight day

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County decreased for the 60th consecutive day Saturday since rising to a record, dropping six-tenths of a cent to $5.399, its lowest amount since March 6. The average price has dropped $1.063 since rising to a record high … Read more

Miguelina Camilo makes her case to represent the Bronx

Miguelina Camilo makes her case to represent the Bronx

The daughter of a Bronx bodega owner, Miguelina Camilo now hopes to represent the northwest Bronx in the state Senate. Though she’s backed by the influential county party and is scheduled to have a fundraiser with Mayor Eric Adams next week, she faces a challenging path through state Sen. Gustavo Rivera, who has represented parts … Read more

Anne Heche Dead at 53 | E! News – E! News

Anne Heche Dead at 53 | E! News – E! News

Anne Heche Dead at 53 | E! News  E! News Actor Anne Heche Pronounced ‘Brain Dead’ At 53: Family [UPDATED]  Yahoo News Canada Anne Heche Dead at 53  Entertainment Tonight Hollywood mourns Anne Heche, a ‘brave and fearless’ actor  Los Angeles Times Anne Heche legally dead after crash  CTV News View Full coverage on Google News

Continued COVID precautions urged for LA County

Continued COVID precautions urged for LA County

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — One day after Los Angeles County escaped the federal government’s “high” COVID-19 activity category, advancing to the “medium” level, the public health director urged residents Friday to maintain precautions against virus spread, saying transmission remains high. The county moved into the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s “medium” virus-activity category on … Read more

NYC to open 6,000 monkeypox vaccine slots Saturday

NYC to open 6,000 monkeypox vaccine slots Saturday

Eligible New Yorkers will have another opportunity to sign up for monkeypox vaccine appointments on Saturday, health officials said Friday.  The city will post 6,000 appointment slots to its monkeypox vaccine portal at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 13, the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene said in a press release Friday afternoon.  New Yorkers can also … Read more

LA moves forward on LAPD military equipment policy

LA moves forward on LAPD military equipment policy

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The Los Angeles City Council moved forward on implementing an ordinance that would adopt the Los Angeles Police Department’s military equipment-use policy Friday, over objections from a few council members and activists who raised concerns about the LAPD’s proposed report. The council did not vote on adopting the report Friday, but … Read more

Look: Kate Upton Shares Racy Throwback Thursday Photo

Look: Kate Upton Shares Racy Throwback Thursday Photo

Kate Upton at the 76 Venice International Film Festival 2019. Marriage Story red carpet. Venice (Italy), August 29th, 2019 (Photo by Marilla Sicilia/Archivio Marilla Sicilia/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images) Mondadori Portfolio/Getty Images Perhaps no Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model is more iconic than Kate Upton – with respect to a few other legends, of course. Upton … Read more