2017 Earthquake Forecast Highlights California’s Risk

2017 Earthquake Forecast Highlights California’s Risk






2017 Earthquake Forecast Highlights California’s Risk A new USGS forecast indicates that Central California and Oklahoma have the highest risk of a damaging quake this year. California continues to be among the most at-risk for “ground-shaking hazards” in the nation, but Oklahoma is facing a similar threat thanks to man-made earthquakes, according to a new […]






The Biggest Storms in 5 years Hit Southern California

The Biggest Storms in 5 years Hit Southern California






The Biggest Storms in 5 years Hit Southern California Southern California cleaned up Saturday after its biggest storm in 5 years unleashed a waves of rain and snow that killed at least 3 people and triggered flooding, mudslides, high winds and power outages, officials said. Vital highways and railways were shut down and sinkholes opened on […]






California Seeks Advisers on Marijuana Rules

California Seeks Advisers on Marijuana Rules






California Seeks Advisers on Marijuana Rules $SLTK, $GWPH The Bureau of Medical Cannabis Regulation is now accepting applications for a marijuana advisory committee to help inform the agency as the state sets up rules governing the new industry. Medical cannabis laws passed by the Legislature in 2015 and the recreational legalization measure voters approved in […]






California’s Risks Federal Funds Declaring it a “Sanctuary State”

California’s Risks Federal Funds Declaring it a “Sanctuary State”






California’s Risks Federal Funds Declaring it a “Sanctuary State” US President Donald Trump said he will consider pulling federal funds from California if it follows up on its threat to become a “Sanctuary State” but says he would  rather not be forced to take such a drastic measure. “I think it’s ridiculous, sanctuary cities,” President Trump […]






California’s Sierra Nevada Snowpack is Bountiful & Drought Busting

California’s Sierra Nevada Snowpack is Bountiful & Drought Busting






California’s Sierra Nevada Snowpack is Bountiful & Drought Busting Sierra Nevada snow drifts are at a drought-busting 173% of average, with the most snow recorded since Y 1995, California water managers said Thursday. State water managers poked rods into drifts as high as tree branches to measure the snowpack. They found far more snow than […]






California Now 60% Drought-Free For The 1st Time in Many Years

California Now 60% Drought-Free For The 1st Time in Many Years






California Now 60% Drought-Free For The 1st Time in Many Years More than 60% is officially drought-free, State officials reconsider mandatory conservation measures. After many, many years of brown lawns, and millions of dead trees, California has reached a point where most of the state is officially drought-free. The state’s snowpack is now at 193% […]






Climate Alarmists Already Missing The California Drought

Climate Alarmists Already Missing The California Drought






Climate Alarmists Already Missing The California Drought Well the rains came after all to California and it was the answer to prayer for many citizens. For others the rain was a splash in the face, so to speak. California’s seven–year drought came in very handy for climate conspirators. Their heat hysteria convinced gullible legislators that […]






Belcampo’s Custom Aged Vintage Steak

Belcampo’s Custom Aged Vintage Steak






Belcampo’s Custom Aged Vintage Steak Belcampo’s Anya Fernald, the “1st Lady of Livestock,” will custom-age Prime Beef to order Belcampo Custom-Aged Steaks are available from select Belcampo restaurants and butcher shops in Northern California and Los Angeles Notably, Ms Anya Fernald has been labeled the “1st Lady of Livestock,” a cattle-ranching revolutionary. Her focus is sustainably raised, […]






California Conservation Boosted By New Projects

California Conservation Boosted By New Projects






USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) today announced $225 million in funding for 88 partnership projects nationwide.  California captured funding for four projects—three completely within the state and one shared with Nevada. Funding comes through the Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP), created in the 2014 Farm Bill. “RCPP continues to fund partnered projects in California […]






Renewable Energy Prospects Grim Under Trump Admin

Renewable Energy Prospects Grim Under Trump Admin






Renewable Energy Prospects Grim Under Trump Admin $USO, $UNG Koch Industries lobbyist Thomas Pyle is leading US President Elect Donald Trump’s transition team for Energy With that expect to see a regression in renewable power projects in California and the nation. Mr. Pyle is President of the Institute for Energy Research Group (PER), which has […]






Experience Pasadena, California

Experience Pasadena, California






Experience Pasadena, California Pasadena’s dining and cultural attractions that make it a worthy destination year round. Pasadena, aka, The City of Roses, thanks to the Rose Parade held every New Year’s Day since Y 1890. The Southern California city was once home to resorts attracting scores of Midwestern business magnates and their families fleeing the […]






California, Its Quest to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

California, Its Quest to Legalize Recreational Marijuana






California, Its Quest to Legalize Recreational Marijuana California’s state capital region could reap 20,000 jobs and generate $4.2-B in business if it becomes a hub for a legalized marijuana industry, a study released Monday showed. The report from the University of the Pacific in Stockton was commissioned by the cannabis investment company Truth Enterprises, just […]






Embraer (NYSE:ERJ) Negotiating $495-M Aircraft Sale to Surf Air

Embraer (NYSE:ERJ) Negotiating $495-M Aircraft Sale to Surf Air






Embraer (NYSE:ERJ) Negotiating $495-M Aircraft Sale to Surf Air $ERJ, $TXT Brazil’s Embraer , the world’s 3rd-largest commercial aircraft maker, is negotiating an order with Surf Air of California for up to 50 Phenom 300 executive jets worth $495-M, the Valor Economico newspaper reported Monday. Surf Air, a US business aviation company based in Santa […]






Red Flag Warning for Southern California

Red Flag Warning for Southern California






Red Flag Warning for Southern California A Red Flag warning indicating a high risk of wildfire will be in force in mountain, forest and valley areas of the Southern California from Tuesday to Thursday because of fierce winds, low humidity, high temperatures and very dry vegetation. Tuesday’s temperatures will be close to, or at normal […]






Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update






Medical Marijuana Update Chelsea Clinton retracts an errant statement, a California bill creating a “Micro Farm” license for Ma-and-Pa growers is signed into law, Massachusetts moves toward being more patient-friendly, and more. National Last Thursday, a spokesman conceded that Chelsea Clinton “misspoke” about the risk of marijuana fatalities. Chelsea Clinton “misspoke” when she suggested that […]






California Voters Appear Set to Pass Recreational Marijuana Legalization

California Voters Appear Set to Pass Recreational Marijuana Legalization






California Voters Appear Set to Pass Recreational Marijuana Legalization Polls show California headed toward the legalization of Recreational Marijuana with Prop. 64 Proposition 64 if passed will legalize the recreational use of marijuana for anyone over 21. If its supporters believe that passage of Proposition 64 would raise $1-B in taxes annually, dramatically reduce prison […]






5 US States May Legalize Recreational Marijuana in 2016

5 US States May Legalize Recreational Marijuana in 2016






5 US States May Legalize Recreational Marijuana in 2016 About 50% of the US has already legalized marijuana for either medical or recreational use. This November, 9 US states may continue the trend. Of those 9 states, 5 have ballot initiatives that could result in legal recreational use. California could legalize recreational use, thus making […]






Dry Winds to Bring Extreme Fire Danger

Dry Winds to Bring Extreme Fire Danger






Dry Winds to Bring Extreme Fire Danger A mixture of strong, dry winds and warm weather Thursday raise the area’s wildfire danger to ‘extreme,’ in Southern California Strong winds will blow Thursday afternoon and evening in bone-dry areas of the Southern California accompanied by low humidity, creating extreme fire-weather conditions, the National Weather said today. […]






BYD (OTCMKT:BYDDF) to Triple Size of California Factory

BYD (OTCMKT:BYDDF) to Triple Size of California Factory






BYD (OTCMKT:BYDDF) to Triple Size of California Factory $BYDDF Chinese car, bus and battery maker BYD (OTCMKT:BYDDF) announced recently that it will expand its EV (electric vehicle) plant in Lancaster, California, 3X’ing the size of its facility, employment and production capability in next 3 years. Stella Li, President of BYD America, said at a groundbreaking […]






California Wildfires Destroy Homes, Hundreds Evacuate

California Wildfires Destroy Homes, Hundreds Evacuate






California Wildfires Destroy Homes, Hundreds Evacuate FLASH: Authorities say a 40-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of starting a massive wildfire that destroyed more than 175 homes, business and other structures in the Lower Lake area of Lake County. Lake County Sheriff Brian Martin said Damin Anthony Pashilk of Clearlake, California was arrested Monday on 17 […]






Legalization of Marijuana on the Ballot in 9 States in November

Legalization of Marijuana on the Ballot in 9 States in November






Legalization of Marijuana on the Ballot in 9 States in November Ballot measures to liberalize laws involving marijuana use will be on the ballot in 9 states this November Arizona, California, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada all will have measures on the ballot to legalize marijuana for recreational purposes. Arkansas, Florida, Montana and Missouri, will decide […]






Unattended Campfire Ignites California Wildfire Near Big Sur

Unattended Campfire Ignites California Wildfire Near Big Sur






 Unattended Campfire Ignites California Wildfire Near Big Sur A wildfire that scorched some 43,000 acres, and destroyed dozens of homes near California’s famed Big Sur coast was sparked by an illegal, unattended camp fire in a State Park, authorities said Tuesday. The Soberanes Fire, which erupted on 22 July, began as a small blaze, 2 ft […]






Update 3: Sand WildFire Threatens Thousands of Homes

Update 3: Sand WildFire Threatens Thousands of Homes






Update 3: Sand WildFire Threatens Thousands of Homes: ‘These are Not Normal Times,’ Warn Authorities As the Sand Fire ravages 33,000 acres and displaces 22,000 people, authorities are begging residents to heed evacuation orders. A California Sand Wildfire has destroyed more than 18 homes, left 1 man dead and is forcing thousands of residents to evacuate as […]






Update: California’s Fast Moving Wildfire Threatening 25,000 Homes

Update: California’s Fast Moving Wildfire Threatening 25,000 Homes






Update: California’s Fast Moving Wildfire Threatening 25,000 Homes As of Saturday afternoon the fast-moving Sand Fire in Santa Clarita California has burned 20,000 acres and is not contained. A raging wildfire grew to more than 30 square miles east of Santa Clarita Saturday, prompting an expanded evacuation order affecting some 1,500 homes and spreading smoke and […]






California and Colorado Wildfires Prompt Evacuations of Thousands

California and Colorado Wildfires Prompt Evacuations of Thousands






California and Colorado Wildfires Prompt Evacuations of Thousands Strong winds will keep the wildfire danger high across the West Sunday into Monday. Strong winds will keep the wildfire danger high across the West Sunday into Monday. Wildfires burning in both California and Colorado have forced evacuations and left one firefighter injured Saturday evening, burning more […]






California Wildfires: 9 Large Fires, 2 Deaths, 100’eds of Homes Destroyed

California Wildfires: 9 Large Fires, 2 Deaths, 100’eds of Homes Destroyed






California Wildfires: 9 Large Fires, 2 Deaths, 100’eds of Homes Destroyed Here are the latest stats on the major wildfires currently burning in the State of California More than 5,200 firefighters are working Monday to battle nine large blazes across the Golden State as fire season rages on. Cal Fire is warning of increased fire […]






“Red Flag” Warnings in Massive California Wildfire

“Red Flag” Warnings in Massive California Wildfire






“Red Flag” Warnings in Massive California Wildfire Hundreds of firefighters were struggling Saturday to contain a massive wildfire that has so far killed 2 people and burned at least 100 homes and  ravaging lakeside communities in Central California. The Erskine Fire broke out Thursday afternoon in the foothills of Kern County about 42 miles northeast […]






San Gabriel, California Wildfires Rage Residents Warned of Evacuations

San Gabriel, California Wildfires Rage Residents Warned of Evacuations






San Gabriel, California, Wildfires Rage, Residents Warned of Evacuations The Fish and Reservoir fires, which authorities are now calling the San Gabriel Complex Fire, burned more than 5,400 acres overnight. The 2 wildfires burning in the Angeles National Forest, dubbed the San Gabriel Complex Fire, are burning out of control, and more residents are being […]






Southwest Wildfires Raging in Record High Tempatures

Southwest Wildfires Raging in Record High Tempatures






Southwest Wildfires Raging in Record High Temperatures Update: Wildfire warnings were posted across parts of 3 Western US states Sunday as a heat wave baked the region in record, triple-digit temperatures, stoking flames in California from the coastal foothills outside Santa Barbara to desert brush near the Mexican border. For an area stretching from Southern […]






Wildfires in Southern California Raging, 100’s in Danger

Wildfires in Southern California Raging, 100’s in Danger






Wildfires in Southern California Raging, 100’s in Danger A wildfire in Southern California more than 3X’d in size overnight and forced officials to close a major highway, 100’s of homes in danger,  another blaze in New Mexico had communities on edge after destroying 24 homes, officials said on Friday. California’s Sherpa Fire, burning in chapparal […]






Conservative Hollywood Coming Out of the Shadows for Donald Trump

Conservative Hollywood Coming Out of the Shadows for Donald Trump






Conservative Hollywood Coming Out of the Shadows for Donald Trump Being a Republican in the entertainment industry is not and has never been in vogue. But there are some executives, actors and craftspeople who now openly back Donald Trump into the GOP convention in Cleveland. Despite the Industry’s reputation for progressive liberalism, not everyone in […]






Donald Trump Counters Hillary, “I do not have a thin skin”

Donald Trump Counters Hillary, “I do not have a thin skin”






Donald Trump Counters Hillary, “I do not have a thin skin” Donald Trump Friday countered Hillary Clinton’s attacks on his temperament, saying that “I do not have thin skin” and that “we need a strong temperament in this country.” “I have very strong and thick skin,” the presumptive GOP Presidential nominee said Friday on TV. […]






Bark Beetles Ravage Drought-stricken Forests in California

Bark Beetles Ravage Drought-stricken Forests in California






Bark Beetles Ravage Drought-stricken Forests in California Armies of bark beetles are ravaging drought-weakened pine trees forests throughout California in a fast spreading epidemic that biologists fear could soon turn catastrophic. Local, state and federal officials are helpless against the pestilence, which has turned hundreds of thousands of acres of forest brown and left huge […]






Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP

Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP






Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP US Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) who once dubbed Donald Trump as “a Voice” of the Republican Party, hailed the GOP’s presumptive nominee Friday as  “The Voice” highlighting some “Reaganesque” elements of his campaign “What you have here is a Reaganesque campaign,” Mr. Issa said […]






Concorso Ferrari 2016 Old Town Pasadena, California

Concorso Ferrari 2016 Old Town Pasadena, California






Concorso Ferrari 2016 Old Town Pasadena, California The Concorso is the Ferrari Club of America Southwest Region’s signature event Last month on Sunday, 24 April, Concorso Ferrari 2016 was held Old Town Pasadena, California. Old Town Pasadena, one of Southern California’s most popular shopping and entertainment districts, and an ideal setting for the 9th 9nnual […]






Chinese Investment in US Real Estate Tops $300-B

Chinese Investment in US Real Estate Tops $300-B






Chinese Investment in US Real Estate Tops $300-B Chinese investment in the US real estate market has surpassed $300-B and is growing despite China’s economic weakness and increased currency controls, the authors of a new report said Monday. Between Y’s 2010 and 2015 Chinese buyers bought $93-B in residential real estate, nearly $208-B of mortgage-backed […]






The US Forest Service Spent $1.72-B on Firefighting in 2015

The US Forest Service Spent $1.72-B on Firefighting in 2015






The US Forest Service Spent $1.72-B on Firefighting in 2015 The US Forest Service, the nation’s primary firefighting agency, spent a record $1.72-B on firefighting in Y 2015. More than 50% of the land burned in the US by wildfires last year was in Alaska, according to the National Interagency Fire Center, which coordinates firefighting […]






Wildfires can Pump more CO2 into the Atmosphere than Cars

Wildfires can Pump more CO2 into the Atmosphere than Cars






Wildfires can Pump more CO2 into the Atmosphere than Cars As forest fires devour trees and other plants, they release the carbon stored in the vegetation into the atmosphere. Scientists at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and the University of California used satellite observations of fires and a computer model to estimate just […]






Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and John Kasich Should “Drop Out”

Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and John Kasich Should “Drop Out”






Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and John Kasich Should “Drop Out” Donald Trump said Wednesday morning he heard that rivals Ted Cruz and John Kasich planned a news conference after their losses to announce that they had dropped out of the Presidential race, but canceled it. “They should have dropped out,” Donald Trump said in an […]