Apr 4, 2012

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels. After graduation from...

Apr 4, 2012

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Canned foods are good for you and for the environment and it's making a comeback. The old-fashioned trend is one that could help save you money, eat healthier and make help reduce environmental waste. Take a...

Nov 20, 2011

Largest Bike Garage in the Nation Open for Business

Largest Bike Garage in the Nation Open for Business

Riders in Santa Monica will be able to valet park, repair, and rent bicycles in the newest, largest secure parking facility of its kind in the nation on Monday.

Nov 17, 2011

Natural Gas Civic Wins Green Car of Year

Natural Gas Civic Wins Green Car of Year

The car has been around since 1998, but this fifth-generation model is a step up from its predecessors.

Nov 17, 2011

Three Women Create Sandwich Bag Alternative

Three Women Create Sandwich Bag Alternative

Jennie Stoller is a Silver Lake mother who got tired of throwing out yet another plastic bag from her children's school lunches. She and two other mothers came up with Lunchskins, designed to replace the...

Nov 17, 2011

Recycling For Rewards

Recycling For Rewards

This mom paid for her 2-week long getaway to Italy simply by recycling! Learn how you can grab cash the green way.

Nov 15, 2011

Recycling Your Way to Italy

Recycling Your Way to Italy

A Sherman Oaks woman just returned from a trip to Italy, which she paid for with money she made recycling bottles and cans.

Nov 15, 2011

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

Nov 14, 2011

Coffee Truck Features "Green" Java

Coffee Truck Features "Green" Java

A gourmet coffee truck makes it espresso and all other coffee using solar power. That is why it is considered a "green" enterprise.

Nov 15, 2011

Get Your Recycling On, LA

Get Your Recycling On, LA

Is that old computer monitor just sitting on the kitchen floor? There's a better place for it.

Top Stories
Residents Angry At Flier Singling Out Minorities

Residents Angry At Flier Singling Out Minorities

Controversy is shaking up an Irvine apartment complex after a flier appeared in community elevators specifically asking African-American residents to speak quietly and to turn down music levels at night.

Girl Found Locked in Room, Used Bucket As Toilet: DA

Girl Found Locked in Room, Used Bucket As Toilet: DA

A mother and father pleaded not guilty to child abuse and false imprisonment charges Thursday partially stemming from allegations they forced one of their children to use a bucket as a toilet while locked in...

Vet Dies After Drop From County Fair Attraction

Vet Dies After Drop From County Fair Attraction

A Navy veteran died several hours after a mishap on a platform dive attraction making its debut at a Southern California fair Thursday night, authorities said.

Beaches Not "Clean Enough Yet" to Reopen

Beaches Not "Clean Enough Yet" to Reopen

A stretch of Southern California coastline remained closed Friday morning due to mysterious globs of a tar-like substance, enough to fill a large dump truck, that washed ashore earlier this week.

Hastert Paid To Hide Sexual Relationship: Official

Hastert Paid To Hide Sexual Relationship: Official

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert was making payments to a man in order to conceal a sexual relationship they had while the man was a student at Yorkville High School, a federal law enforcement official...

Rebate Mistake Could Cost LADWP Customers Thousands

Rebate Mistake Could Cost LADWP Customers Thousands

A warning to LADWP consumers eager to earn a rebate for replacing their grass with drought-friendly landscaping: application mistakes could cost you thousands of dollars.