A fire at a homeless encampment by the Santa Ynez River in June. Photo credit: Lompoc Fire Department.
A clean sweep of riverside homeless encampments in Lompoc
From this Episode:
Lompoc fires trigger large-scale homeless encampment cleanup
For years, homeless people have built encampments along the Santa Ynez River in Lompoc. Some are tents, but others are full wooden houses.
Do shark bracelets really reduce the risk of shark attacks?
There has been a lot of talk lately about shark activity off California’s Coast. In fact, there’s a juvenile shark nesting spot within a mile of Padaro Beach in Carpinteria.
The first immigrant woman to head up a U.S. union will lead United Farm Workers
Since the 1960s, the United Farm Workers has fought on behalf of farmworkers for better pay, more rights, and dignity. A lot of that organizing started in Oxnard, where the...