Category Archives: Regional-Local News

Rossmoor Taxpayers Get Answer to Sales Tax Confusion

Los Alamitos Race Course in Cypress, Calif., on Jan. 21, 2021. The city recently raised its sales tax, which inadvertently affected a neighboring, unincorporated community.…

CDC Ban on Evictions Overturned; California Remains Protected

A woman wearing a mask walks past a wall bearing a graffiti asking for rent forgiveness on La Brea Ave. in Los Angeles, Calif. on…

Democrat Congressman Disputes DHS Photos of Empty Migrant Detention Center

A DHS handout photo showing a nearly empty temporary processing facility for migrants in Donna, Texas, on April 30, 2021. (Department of Homeland Security)

Traffic Stop Leads to Happy Ending for Single Mom

Being pulled over by police turned out to be a blessing in disguise for one Orange County mom. Police in Irvine, Calif., said they pulled the woman over April 27 for not having her three children properly secured in their

Huntington Beach Increases Modified Exhaust Enforcement 

Pacific Coast Highway in Laguna Beach, Calif., on October 15, 2020. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times)

Port of Los Angeles Activity Reaches ‘Dizzying Pace’

Anchored ships wait to have their cargo unloaded at the Port of Los Angeles on Jan. 12, 2021. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times)

Wine Bar Owner Faces Criminal Charges Over COVID-19 Violations

Kurt and Dawn Hixenbaugh, owners of Vino et Amicis wine bar in Orcutt, Calif. (Courtesy of Kurt Hixenbaugh)

Texas Moves Ahead With Bill That Could See Halting of Chinese Wind Farm Project

Wind turbines are viewed at a wind farm in Colorado City, Texas, on Jan. 21, 2016. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Suspect Arrested After 2 Asian American Women Stabbed in San Francisco

A police car in a file photo. (Mira Oberman/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Democrats Turn Down Resignation of Chair Who Called Sen. Tim Scott a Racial Slur

A Democrat state official in Texas offered to resign over a racial slur he used a racial slur to describe Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.), one of a handful of black U.S. senators, but Democrats in the state rejected the offer. Representatives