SOCAL: 5.2 Quake rattles residents, sparks multiple aftershocks across region

SOCAL: 5.2 Quake rattles residents, sparks multiple aftershocks across region

Did you feel it? A 5.2 earthquake, centered near Borrego Springs, was felt across Riverside County at just after 1 a.m. Find out more…

City of Temecula prides itself on emergency preparedness of citizens

City of Temecula prides itself on emergency preparedness of citizens

Southern California measures itself in seasons – fire, earthquakes, floods and mudslides. The city of Temecula, home to over 100,000 people, strives to be prepared to handle each and every possible emergency for the safety of its citizens. Assistant City Manager Greg Butler and Emergency Coordinator Roberto Cardenas are responsible for doing just that. “Emergency […]

Heat accelerates dry in California drought, USGS says

Although record low precipitation has been the main driver of one of the worst droughts in California history, abnormally high temperatures have also played an important role in amplifying its adverse affects, according to a recent study by U.S. Geological Survey and university partners. Experiments with a hydrologic model for the period Oct. 2013-Sept. 2014 […]

3.9 earthquake hits Baldwin Hills area

3.9 earthquake hits Baldwin Hills area

BALDWIN HILLS  – Residents from Burbank to Newport Beach were jolted out of bed this morning by a magnitude 3.9 earthquake centered one mile northeast of Baldwin Hills, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. No damage or injuries were reported. The Los Angeles Fire Department declared the area safe after surveying a 478-square-mile area spanning 106 neighborhood fire stations, […]