Local Services in Santa Paula, CA

The 100-day period starting Memorial Day and ending on Labor Day is the deadliest for motorists, according to AAA.
Ford Motor Company and California Highway Patrol hosted an event Thursday in Glendale promoting road safety by having participants drive through a controlled course with a "drunk driving suit" that simulates the effects of driving while under the influence of alcohol.

Jane Forsyth (â11) with Dr. Ernest Suarez, chair of the Department of English at The Catholic University of America, at the annual conference of the Robert Penn Warren Circle
âI would like to extend my hearty congratulations to Jane Forsyth,â writes Dr. Ernest Suarez, chair of the Department of English at The Catholic University of America, âwinner of the 2019 Eleanor Clark Prize for best essay by a junior scholar.â
A member of the Thomas Aquinas College Class of 2011…

A beloved emerita member of the Collegeâs California teaching faculty, Dr. Carol Day is currently visiting the New England campus, where she is helping its associate dean, Dr. Thomas Kaiser, prepare the biology, chemistry and physics labs for this fall. While in the area, Dr. Day â a renowned hiker , camper , backpacker , and trailblazer â couldnât resist exploring nearby Mt. Monadnock, accompanied by Dr. Kaiserâs assistant, Andrea McCann (â13)
A Mt. Monadnock hike is one of…

Siobhan Heekin-Canedy (â18)When she competed in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Siobhan Heekin-Canedy (â18) witnessed firsthand the spectacle and grandeur of the games. âAthletes enjoyed palatial bedrooms, a cafeteria fit for a tsar, and a larger-than-life atmosphere that matched Russiaâs geopolitical ambitions,â she writes for the Fletcher Forum of World Affairs
Yet there was a dark underside to the games, which she â as…

A second man has died following a crash with a woman accused of driving while drunk and high at speeds in excess of 100 mph in Hemet, officials said.
Kyle Towai, 22, of Beaumont, was left in critical condition after the collision last Wednesday night but succumbed to his injuries two days later at the Riverside University Health System Medical Center, according to Riverside County coroner's officials.

A Moreno Valley woman is accused of being drunk and high when she slammed into the back of another car while driving at more than 100 mph in Hemet on Wednesday night, killing one man and leaving another hospitalized in critical condition, officials said
Faalele Patea, 25, was booked on suspicion of intoxicated driving, manslaughter and violating parole in connection with the crash, which took place…

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Two people were killed and two others were injured in a crash on the 10 Freeway near the Mid-City neighborhood of Central Los Angeles early Thursday morning, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.
The crash was reported at around 4:20 a.m. just east of Hauser Boulevard and involved a pickup truck that collided with a white Nissan Altima that was stalled in the middle lane of the freeway, California Highway Patrol said.

A new study released Tuesday by an environmental advocacy group claims that drinking California tap water over the course of a lifetime could potentially increase your risk of cancer. 

A 12-year-old girl struck by a semi truck while walking to school with her sister in South Los Angeles died Monday after weeks in the hospital battling for her life, Los Angeles Police Department Detective Moses Castillo said.
Amy Lorenzo died of her injuries almost three weeks after her sister, 14-year-old Marlene Lorenzo, was killed in the same collision in the Historic South-Central neighborhood of Los Angeles.

Target is recalling nearly a half million Christmas-themed toy cars sold in its Bullseye's Playground due to a choking hazard.