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Find out which San Gabriel Valley and Whittier-area cities allow ‘safe and sane’ fireworks for 2021

After last year’s ‘exuberance’ in the streets, some cities are increasing their fines for use of illegal fireworks.

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Cash-strapped West Covina approves fire station parking lot repairs

Some are asking to shut down one of the stations. Meanwhile, the city has plans to spend pandemic recovery money on the department.

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Abandoned baby found in restroom at Lynwood park, is hospitalized and reported to be stable

The infant was found Friday morning.

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Search called off for man overboard from the Catalina Express near Long Beach

There were no immediate plans Saturday morning to resume the search for the 24-year-old man.

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Photos: Pasadena fire chief sworn in at City Hall

On the job since February, the city makes it officially formal.

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3 L.A. County men charged in kidnappings for ransom of people trying to enter the U.S. illegally

In one instance, a $19,000 ransom was picked up in April at a Walmart store in South Gate from the husband of a woman who was kidnapped in Mexicali.

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3 L.A. County men charged in kidnappings for ransom of people trying to enter the U.S. illegally

In one instance, a $19,000 ransom was picked up in April at a Walmart store in South Gate from the husband of a woman who was kidnapped in Mexicali.

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With new fire chief, Pasadena tries to rebound from leadership controversy

Chad Augustin has actually been on the job since February, but he gets sworn in Thursday, June 10. Diversifying the workforce, he says, is a priority.

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LA County seeks alternatives to deputies on school campuses

On a 3-2 vote, the board also took back its authority to negotiate contracts for these services, rather than allowing the sheriff to hammer out deals directly with local school districts.

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Suspect in Azusa shootings in custody after standoff with police

The suspect was being held Monday at the Azusa police jail in lieu of $2.03 million bail.