| Jun 3, 2014
| 8:37 PM
The California Department of Public Health's new cap on the water contaminant chromium 6 is set to take effect July 1 after the limit received final approval from an administrative arm of the department last week.
The Office of Administrative Law's...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:58 PM
This week’s primary election splashed a little cold water on Democrats’ hopes that they would have an easy time recapturing supermajorities in both house of the Legislature this year.
Republicans were, by wide margins, the top vote-getters in...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:19 AM
UC Riverside researchers say they have demonstrated an inexpensive roof coating that gobbles up smog-forming pollutants and, if widely adopted, could clean tons of air pollution from Southern California each day.
In a laboratory experiment,...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Young-adult specialist Alloy Entertainment is developing a movie version of K.L. Going's "King of the Screwups."
Alloy's president Leslie Morgenstein and Cheryl Dolins are on board to produce the project.
Going's novel, published in 2010, centers on a...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:55 PM
The city is set to pay $445,000 in penalties and enforcement costs after state officials found Glendale in violation of several laws governing the underground storage of hazardous substances, such as unleaded gasoline and diesel fuel.
State Atty. Gen....
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:24 PM
Synagro Technologies, a Baltimore-based waste management company, faces grass-roots opposition to its application to spread industrial waste as fertilizer over farms in seven Virginia counties.
As a result of the backlash — coming in the form of...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Last year, the completely redesigned Ford Escape arrived to do battle in the hotly contested market for small crossover utility vehicles. The market approved of the changes as there were 35,000 more sales of the new Escape in 2013 than of the previous...
| Jun 27, 2014
A band that helped pioneer the dual-guitar attack, has a dozen gold and platinum albums and was ranked by MTV as the second "Greatest Metal Band" of all time says on its website that it will play Allentown’ new PPL......
| Aug 15, 2014
Proper care of jewelry will extend the life of the piece, whether it's an inexpensive bauble or an heirloom.
The most basic step in caring for bracelets, earrings, necklaces, rings and watches is to be mindful of how they're worn, jewelry experts say....
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Specialized machinery and processes used for filtering out chromium 6 from drinking water are set to be relocated from a less contaminated well to a well that is more tainted by the cancer-causing agent.
The facility is currently housed at a well in a...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Just as women once paired their bags with their shoes and toenail color matched what was on the fingertips, jewelry-wearing required choosing either all gold or all silver.
No more. The hottest trend in summer jewelry is metal-mixing — pairing...