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2014-01-21 08:20:47

WASHINGTON, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With a declared drought and record high winter temperatures driving an early fire season in California, operators of fixed wing air tankers and water-dropping helicopters are moving aircraft and crews into Southern California at a nearly unprecedented time of the year. "This is probably the earliest start to the fire season in California that I have seen," said Larry Kelley, the Boise, Idaho-based Director of Fire Operations for CHI...

2014-01-20 23:02:10

Long Beach and Santa Ana Campuses Now Enrolling West Covina, CA (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 North-West College is expanding its reach in 2014 with the addition of two new Southern California campuses. North-West College, an allied health College, recently announced it is expanding its campus locations to Santa Ana and Long Beach in order to provide students in these two communities the opportunity to pursue their training and achieve their dreams of starting a new career. “We are...

2014-01-17 23:01:16

The Regional Intermodal Transportation Center (RITC) now under construction at Bob HopeAirport in Burbank is one of the most engineered to withstand a massive earthquake such as the6.7-magnitude quake that hit Northridge 20 years ago, reports earthquake and structural engineering firm Miyamoto International. BURBANK, California (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 Of all the buildings in the Los Angeles Basin, the Regional Intermodal Transportation Center (RITC) now under construction at Bob Hope...

2014-01-16 23:26:29

Rodent Guys has expanded their Rat Removal and attic cleaning services to Pasadena and Arcadia, CA. Pasadena and Arcadia (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 Rat and rodent infestations are common in house attics and crawlspaces in Southern California homes. These animals are unsanitary and carry diseases that are unhealthy for humans. These rodents also chew wiring and other materials causing significant damage if not eradicated immediately. This makes rat removal in Pasadena and Arcadia, CA...

2014-01-15 23:02:15

Rodent Guys has announced their services are now offered in La Verne and Pomona for rat control and attic cleaning and sanitizing. La Verne and Pomona, CA (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Rat and rodent infestations are common in house attics and crawlspaces in Southern California homes. These animals are unsanitary and carry diseases that are unhealthy for humans. These rodents also chew wiring and other materials causing significant damage if not eradicated immediately. This makes rat removal...

2014-01-14 23:25:17

Rodent Guys has expanded their pest control services to provide rat removal and attic cleaning in Brea and Chino Hills, CA rat removal and attic cleaning in Brea and Chino Hills, CA. Chino Hills and Brea, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Rat and rodent infestations are common in house attics and crawlspaces in Southern California homes. These animals are unsanitary and carry diseases that are unhealthy for humans. These rodents also chew wiring and other materials causing significant damage if...

2014-01-14 16:25:24

Prepare for sandal season early with a cosmetic podiatry procedure from the expert surgeons of the renowned Beverly Hills Physicians LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Open toed shoe fashions will always be in vogue, especially in temperate Southern California. This, unfortunately, means that women will often feel self-conscious about the appearance of their feet. Offering more than Achilles tendon rupture and surgeries like that, a skilled podiatrist at Beverly Hills...

2014-01-14 12:22:23

Mayor Eric Garcetti And Past & Present Elected Officials To Mark One of the Costliest Natural Disasters in U.S. History With Exhibits, Workshops, and Ceremonies NORTHRIDGE, Calif., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 20(th) anniversary of the 1994 Northridge Earthquake-- one of the costliest natural disasters in U.S. history--will be commemorated on Friday, January 17, 2014, from 8:30am to 2pm at California State University, Northridge in Northridge, California. The festivities will...

2014-01-13 23:25:51

Rodent Guys are the Southern California specialist for rats in the attic and cleaning and removal of insulation and are now offering rat service in Rowland Heights and Diamond Bar, California Heights. Rowland Heights and Diamond Bar, CA (PRWEB) January 12, 2014 Rat and mouse infestations are seen by many households in the United States causing anxiety for people with these rodents living among them. These animals are unsanitary and carry diseases that are unhealthy for humans. These...

2014-01-13 20:20:22

Turning the unimaginable into triumph, NATEL ensured the future of employees and their families through determination, courage, and blind faith. CHATSWORTH, Calif., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When the Northridge earthquake struck the San Fernando Valley on January 17, 1994, NATEL suffered major damage. The microelectronics manufacturer's headquarters was devastated by the 6.7 magnitude earthquake, one of the worst earthquakes in U.S. history. The Northridge earthquake killed 61...


Latest Southern California Reference Libraries

Los Padres National Forest
2013-11-21 13:26:05

Los Padres National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in central and southern areas of California. The forest holds 1,950,000 acres of public and private land, most of which is accessible to the public. The park is divided into two areas known as the northern division and the main division and it holds a number of designated wilderness areas including Garcia Wilderness, Silver Peak Wilderness, and Dick Smith Wilderness. Visitors must obtain a National Forest Adventure...

Angeles National Forest
2013-10-30 09:52:34

The Angeles National Forest of the U.S. Forest Service can be found in the San Gabriel Mountains of Los Angeles County, southern California, United States. It was established on July 1st of 1908, incorporating the first San Bernardino National Forest and portions of the former Santa Barbara and San Gabriel National Forests. It covers 655,387 acres and is located just north of the metropolitan area of Los Angeles. A small portion extends eastward into southwestern San Bernardino County, in...

Cleveland National Forest
2013-10-15 09:42:23

Cleveland National Forest is a national forest that is located in the state of California in the United States. It holds 460,000 acres of land separated into three districts known as Trabuco Ranger District, which holds mainly northern areas, the Palomar Ranger District, located near Ramona and Escondido, and the Descanso Ranger District, which can be found east of El Cajon. This national forest was created on July 1, 1908, after Theodore Roosevelt merged Trabuco Canyon National Reserve and...

Channel Islands National Park
2013-04-18 12:25:35

Channel Islands National park is located in off the coast of California in the United States. The park holds 249,561 acres and is comprised of five of the eight Channel Islands. The area was designated as a national monument in 1938 and as a National Biosphere Reserve in 1976, but was not designated as a national park until 1980. The park extends from San Pedro to Point Conception, located near Santa Barbara. Half of the entire park consists of ocean water and seventy-six percent of the...

Joshua Tree National Park
2013-04-18 01:11:37

Joshua Tree National Park is located in the southeastern portion of the state of California in the United States. The park contains 790,636 acres, of which 429,690 acres comprises a designated wilderness, and was named for the Joshua trees that are native to the area. The park features rock formations that are thought to have been formed nearly one million years ago by cooling lava. These include rectangular and spherical rocks. Joshua Tree National Park occurs along the borders of San...

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