Apr 11, 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 11, 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 16, 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 15, 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.

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No Arrests in Fatal Shooting of Bell Gardens Mayor

No Arrests in Fatal Shooting of Bell Gardens Mayor

A woman walked free out of a police station Tuesday night after being questioned about fatally shooting her husband of 28 years, Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo, sheriff’s officials said.

More Veterans Cite Difficulty Transitioning to Civilian Life

More Veterans Cite Difficulty Transitioning to Civilian Life

A groundbreaking USC survey of veterans in Los Angeles county found that more than half reported difficulty in transitioning to civilian life. Among the specific problems: only half had jobs that paid enough to...

Dodgers' Kemp Named NL Player of the Month for September

Dodgers' Kemp Named NL Player of the Month for September

If you're going to end the season on a good note, winning the NL Player of the Month Award is not a bad way to do it.

Councilman in Meth Case Speaks

Councilman in Meth Case Speaks

A Perris City Councilman charged in connection with possession of methamphetamines told NBC4 on Tuesday that he had a lapse in judgment.

What You Need to Know: How the Ebola Virus Is Spread

What You Need to Know: How the Ebola Virus Is Spread

The first confirmed case of Ebola in the United States immediately sparked concerns about who may have been exposed, and helped shed light on how the potentially deadly virus is, and isn't, spread....

Covina Officer Who Died in Crash ID'd

Covina Officer Who Died in Crash ID'd

The Covina motorcycle officer who died after a crash on Tuesday was identified as 28-year-old Jordan Corder, the son of a retired Covina police officer, police said.