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.

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.

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.

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Boston's Olympic Loss Could Spell Win for L.A.

Boston's Olympic Loss Could Spell Win for L.A.

Now that the U.S. Olympic Committee has dropped Boston’s bid for the 2024 Summer Games, Los Angeles is emerging as the back-up city. “Los Angeles could bid with a couple of years notice,” said Andrew Zimbalist...

Hollywood Murder Suspect to Appear in Court

Hollywood Murder Suspect to Appear in Court

A 31-year-old man suspected of killing a woman in Hollywood because of a financial dispute is scheduled for arraignment in a downtown Los Angeles court Tuesday, according to online booking records.

Teen With Cerebral Palsy Encourages Kids With Disabilities

Teen With Cerebral Palsy Encourages Kids With Disabilities

Lucy Meyer isn't your average eighth-grader, having spoken with President Barack Obama and members of Congress, won a gold medal for athletics and raised money for charities.

Man Stabbed Trying to Stop Taggers

Man Stabbed Trying to Stop Taggers

A man was stabbed Sunday night after he tried to stop a group of taggers from defacing a building in Anaheim.

Boy Scouts Ends Ban on Gay Scout Leaders

Boy Scouts Ends Ban on Gay Scout Leaders

The Boy Scouts of America have ended a blanket ban on gay adult leaders while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion because of their faith.

2 Sought After Backyard Fight With Gunmen

2 Sought After Backyard Fight With Gunmen

Two people are sought after residents encountered three armed individuals in the backyard of a home south of downtown Los Angeles.