Drought-stricken California has ordered the largest cuts on record to farmers holding some of the state’s strongest water rights.
A California lawmaker is proposing to let local communities tax the worst water-guzzling residents and businesses as much as 300 percent in the state’s historic drought.
Millions Of Apartment Renters In California Could Be Forced To Pay For Water During State’s Historic Drought
Millions of apartment dwellers in California have been given a free ride when it comes to water, but now that water supplies are running low, those renters could have an added new expense.
A new forecast says the economic impact of California’s drought will grow by $500 million in 2015, to $2.7 billion.
California state Sen. Mark Leno is pushing a plan to raise the state’s minimum wage to $13 an hour, but some critics say the wage increase would be a “job killer”.
A search for 6-year-old Jadianna Larsen turned into a homicide investigation on Saturday after detectives announced a small burned body discovered in a rural area belonged to the missing child.
California State Assembly Approves Lane-Splitting Legislation Allowing Motorcyclists To Move Through Stalled Traffic
California may become the first state to explicitly allow motorcycles to weave between stalled cars in traffic.
Cost To File Ballot Measure in California Jumps From $200 To $8,000 Following Kill All Gays Initiative
It could cost a lot more to file a ballot measure in California.
National Pet Month promotes the benefits of pet ownership for both pets and people, highlights adoption and raises awareness about service animals. The Bay Area pet has a rich pet scene, including groomers, vets, dog walkers, foster caregivers, humane shelters, and service dog trainers.
Governor Jerry Brown signaled his support for more aggressive water-saving measures Thursday in the face of the state’s historic drought, including a controversial plan to use recycled wastewater to replenish the drinking water supply.