Water Quality Director, Heal the Bay
It’s the 4th of July weekend. It’s hot. And the ocean is calling. But what price are you willing to pay for a refreshing dip?
Jul. 3, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
Heal the Bay started testing the water quality at LA County beaches in 1991. The group now tests more than 600 beaches up and down the entire West Coast.
May. 22, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
First, what does Santa Monica have in common with Brownsville, Texas? They've both banned plastic bags. Santa Monica did it two days ago.
Jan. 27, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
Santa Barbara has shut its main downtown road, State Street, to cars.
May. 28from Greater LA
Tech titans like Apple, Google and Facebook are about to get low-tech competition to help detect the novel coronavirus.
Jun. 1from To the Point
Evergreen episode title.
May. 20from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Physicians use micromorts to measure the likelihood of death from an activity. A micromort equates to a one in 1 million chance of dying.
May. 28from KCRW Features
More cyclists are on the roads during the coronavirus pandemic.
May. 28from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA Mayor Eric Garcetti and City Council President Nury Martinez are calling on Councilmember Jose Huizar to resign. That’s a huge escalation in the growing troubles for Huizar.
May. 29from KCRW Features
Thirteen sailors on the USS Theodore Roosevelt tested positive for COVID-19 for a second time last week, raising concerns over reinfection.
May. 18from KCRW Features
It’s tough to maintain social distance inside jails and prisons. California officials are turning to zero cash bail so some inmates are released early.
May. 18from Greater LA
More than 500 people were arrested in downtown Los Angeles Friday night as demonstrations protesting police violence — including the recent killing of George Floyd — shifted into…
May. 30from News Stories