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The talking television box: KPCC’s Offramp and Yaroslavsky

I went to visit my folks last night and this morning. Dad had the TV going, and –strangest thing — he had it dialed in to the feed of the LA County Supervisors meeting. Strange, especially as my folks live in Orange County. I was just about to switch it off (or mute it) when […]

Tis an ill ember-spreading wind that blows no good

Battling Calif fires — a group from the California Department of Corrections. “We can be going from one fire to another driving down the highway, and people pull up just saying thank you,” says firefighter Anthony Candido, who is dressed in an orange corrections jumpsuit. “Even though I have to wear these colors, I still […]