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California hospitals face a 'war zone' of flu patients - and are setting up tents to treat them

Ana Oktay rushed to the hospital in late December struggling to breathe, with a 102-degree fever and a cough that wouldn't let up. She expected doctors to tell her she had pneumonia or bronchitis. "They were just like: 'It's just influenza A. It's just what's going around,' " said Oktay, 49. An infl

LA TIMES - 2018-01-16 13:00:00

Driver, 22, who fatally crashed into Woodland Hills utility pole was from Northridge

A man fatally injured when a car he was driving crashed into a utility pole in Woodland Hills was publicly identified Monday. He was Earl Ammann, 22, of Northridge, coroner's Lt. Larry Dietz said. The crash took place about 8:50 p.m. last Monday at the intersection of Victory Boulevard and Royer Ave

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-01-15 14:00:59

LA honors Martin Luther King with parade inspired by the slain civil rights leader's legacy

The legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. was alive and well in Los Angeles on Monday, as crowds lined streets and celebrated the day named after the slain civil rights leader. It was the 33rd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Kingdom Day Parade, which brought together thousands - local residents and dignita

PASADENA STAR-NEWS - 2018-01-15 19:29:58

Thousands Expected For MLK Parade In South LA

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) - Thousands of people are expected to line the route of Monday's 33rd annual Kingdom Day Parade in South Los Angeles, billed by organizers as the nation's biggest celebration of the life and legacy of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. The parade is set to begin at

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

Death comes calling: Sylmar victim murdered answering front door knock

Authorities sought public help Monday to find two men wanted in the murder of a Sylmar man who was gunned down when he answered a knock at his door and argued with his killers. Gregory Baltazar, 31, died at the scene of the shooting, which occurred about 9 p.m. Thursday in the 13600 block of Simshaw

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-01-16 01:52:40

Suspect shot dead by LAPD allegedly pointed rifle at officers

A man shot and killed by police last week in South Los Angeles pointed a rifle at officers before he was fatally wounded, authorities said Monday. Primitivo Macias-Rodriguez, 46, of Los Angeles, died at the scene of the shooting, which occurred just after 6 p.m. Jan. 8 at San Pedro Street and Floren

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-01-16 03:57:45

LA County Faces Lawsuit After Death Of Inmate

LOS ANGELES, CA -- The parents of a man who died while jailed in 2017 are suing Los Angeles County, alleging their son was wrongfully denied medical care after being pepper-sprayed by sheriff's deputies and shot with a stun gun. Juan Manuel Correa Sr. and Maria A. Correa, the father and mother of Ju

PATCH - 2018-01-15 21:39:47

Horrific crash on 110 Freeway in San Pedro; Man found dead inside burning vehicle

A man was found dead inside a burning vehicle on Gaffey Street on the southbound Harbor (110) Freeway in San Pedro Monday morning, authorities said. The man was found at 1:44 a.m. on the freeway at Gaffey Street, said California Highway Patrol Officer Tony Polizzi. A single-vehicle crash led to the

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-01-15 14:40:46

Halfway There Returns To Red Eye Cafe Montclair on January 22

Halfway There, Montclair's authors' reading series, returns to the Red Eye Cafe on Monday, January 22nd. The evening will feature Kim Coleman Foote, Evie Shockley, Bud Smith, and Nancy Star. Doors open at 6:30pm for coffee and mingling, readings begin at 7pm and will be followed by an audience Q&A,

BARISTANET.COM - 2018-01-15 18:15:40

Montclair breakfast raises money for MLK scholarship

People celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Montclair on Jan. 15, 2018. The breakfast raised money for African American High School seniors at Montclair High School. Lindsey Kelleher/NorthJersey.com The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Fund of Montclair hopes to provide high school seniors

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-16 02:54:33

Montclair Expands Bigbelly To All Business Districts

Montclair loves its Bigbelly smart disposal units so much that the town installed 30 more units this week. The purchase of the 150-gallon solar-powered trash compactors follows the success of the initial rollout of 40 units in Montclair Center last February. Look for the new receptacles placed strat

BARISTANET.COM - 2018-01-14 19:37:45

Free Citizens Montclair Police Academy

The Montclair Police Department's Community Service Unit (CSU) is seeking interested members of the community (residents and businesses) for the upcoming Citizens Police Academy. Starting February 13, 2018 and running for 10 weeks, the Montclair Police Department and Bloomfield Police Department wil


Driver killed, passenger hurt when car veers off road into tree

A driver was killed and passenger injured after a car crashed into a tree Monday night in Toms River, authorities said. The car was eastbound on Washington Street when it went off the road around 9 p.m. near the intersection of Clifton Street, Toms River police said in a statement Tuesday. Victims I

NJ.COM - 2018-01-16 13:32:25

Glen Ridge Police Seek Public's Help Following Hit and Run Accident

GLEN RIDGE, NJ - The Glen Ridge Police Department is asking witnesses to a hit and run accident on Ridgewood Ave to contact the department. At about 7:10 p.m. on Friday Jan. 12, a hit and run accident took place on Ridgewood Ave at Snowden Place. Video footage of the area shows several pedestrians i

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-15 14:38:00

Lumen Center tells Winter/Spring programs

Learning How to Live an Intuitive and Spirit Buided Life will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 23 at the Caldwell Dominican Motherhouse, 1 Ryerson Ave. Supper will be at 5:30 p.m. with the presentation from 6:15 to 7:45 p.m. The fee is $25 to $35 (pay within one's means). Registration would be appreciated b

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2018-01-15 18:49:00

Murdered Ivy League student stabbed more than 20 times: cops

The Orange County Register reports that authorities are investigating whether the killing was an act of rage. Orange County Undersheriff Don Barnes says 20-year-old Samuel Lincoln Woodward was arrested and taken into custody Friday on suspicion of homicide after DNA evidence linked him to the death

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-16 02:14:02

Haines City police searching for 19-year-old suspect wanted for possession of child pornography

HAINES CITY, Fla. (WFLA) - Haines City police are searching for a 19-year-old suspect who is wanted for possession of child pornography. Police say Genar Smith Jr. was recently seen at the Lakeland Manor Apartment Complex with his 17-year-old girlfriend. The girl's mother reported her daughter as a

WFLA.COM - 2018-01-16 03:02:41

Lakeland man wounded in shootout with deputies, officials say

LAKELAND, Fla. - Authorities say a man was wounded during a shootout with Polk County deputies after a domestic disturbance call. A Polk County Sheriff's Office news release says 32-year-old Joshua Imhoff was shot and critically hurt Friday morning. He faces multiple charges, including six counts o


Lakeland commission cool on spring charter election

LAKELAND - A neutered draft of changes to the Lakeland City Charter may not be worth a special election commissioners said Friday, while more substantive changes should be brought before a higher turnout general election. Either way, the previous commission's desire for a spring election on a projec

THE LEDGER - 2018-01-15 01:22:03

Lakeland officer reunites lost cat with owner after one year

(Via Lakeland PD) LAKELAND, Fla. (WFLA) - A cat that had been missing for more than a year was finally reunited with its owner this week, thanks to a Lakeland police officer. Tiger, a 14-year-old cat, went missing last year when his owner Michelle moved from Lakeland to Orlando. She says she left

WFLA.COM - 2018-01-14 19:35:43