On World Mental Health Day, experts encourage others to seek help if they feel isolated during a pandemic – CBS Los Angeles

SHERMAN OAK (CBSLA) – When Maria Rendon noticed that her 15-year-old son was feeling down due to isolation from the COVID-19 pandemic, she immediately sought help from a therapist. “No motivation, children have no motivation,” she said. “They are isolated at home. They had to go to school differently. “ Saturday marks World Mental Health […]

OC Cities Battle Explosion of Non-Native ‘Ankle-Biter’ Aedes Mosquitoes – CBS Los Angeles

SANTA ANA (CBSLA) – Amid an explosion of non-native Aedes mosquitoes biting the ankle across Southland this summer and fall, Orange County is trying a new treatment to fight the bugs. The OC Mosquito and Vector Control District sprays a larvicide in Santa Ana, California on October 1, 2020. (CBSLA) The OC Mosquito and Vector […]

Hot triple-digit temperatures sweep southern California – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Temperatures hit triple digits on Friday in the San Fernando Valley. High pressure and light winds contributed to the heat warning issued by the National Meteorological Service until 8pm The notice covers the interior of Orange County, the San Fernando, Santa Clarita and San Gabriel Valleys, the San Gabriel and Santa […]

Car nearly crashes into courtyard pool at Diamond Bar – CBS Los Angeles

DIAMOND BAR (CBSLA) – A driver lost control of his car as he pulled off a freeway, hit a fence and nearly crashed into a swimming pool in the Diamond Bar courtyard early Friday morning. October 2, 2020 (LLN) The incident occurred in the 20900 block of East Moonlake Street, just off the 60 Freeway, […]

Containment on Bobcat Fire Climb, 83 Homes Destroyed – CBS Los Angeles

MONVROVIA (CBSLA) – Containment numbers for the Bobcat Fire, which has been burning for more than three weeks in the Angeles National Forest, jumped overnight, but crews will have to contend with another day of triple-digit temperatures on Thursday. The Bobcat Fire, one of the largest in Los Angeles County history, burned 114,901 acres and […]

91 Human West Nile Virus Cases Reported In California As Officials Encourage Risk Reduction – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Spreading diseases such as malaria, West Nile and Zika, mosquitoes are among the deadliest animals in the world. To date, California officials have reported a total of 91 cases of West Nile virus in people across the state. Of these, LA County Public Health said it has identified 27 local cases. […]

State closes new jobless claims for 2 weeks after fraud cases are reported – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The state has closed all new unemployment insurance claims starting Saturday night due to unemployment insurance fraud, sources tell KCAL 9. People who are already receiving compensation claims will not be affected by the changes. The California Department of Employment Development has closed all new applications for the next two weeks […]

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston reunite to read ‘Fast Times At Ridgemont High’ virtual table – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Social media was buzzing this week when, after much anticipation, a group of Hollywood celebrities finally teamed up to bring the world of 1982’s “Fast Times At Ridgemont High” to life on Thursday. Sean Penn, who starred in the 1982 classic, was joined by Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston, Shia LaBeouf, Matthew […]

‘Lakers will always be the owner of Los Angeles’ – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The elderly Los Angeles Lakers statesman couldn’t help but pile up after his team’s rival Clippers completed their historic crisis on Tuesday night, being knocked out of the playoffs by the Denver Nuggets. “The Lakers will always have Los Angeles !! It will never change, “five-time NBA champion Magic tweeted. The […]

Bobcat Fire crashing into Mount Wilson Observatory – CBS Los Angeles

ARCADIA (CBSLA) – The ever-growing Bobcat Fire battle in the Angeles National Forest north of Monrovia entered its ninth day on Monday, with several hundred homes under evacuation order and the Mount Wilson area at risk. FILE – Mill Creek Hotshots caused a flashback to protect homes during the Bobcat fire on September 13, 2020 […]