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Bear Sightings Rattle La Crescenta Neighborhood

A series of black bears seen in the hills of La Crescenta have residents — and pets — on edge. Nerissa Knight reports from La Crescenta for the KTLA 5 News at 11 on Oct. 19 more words

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Foothill Residents Learn How to Make Their Homes 'Bear-Resistant'

Bears were a common sight in Southern California foothill neighborhoods, where residents consider them more of a nuisance than a danger.

But in Monrovia, police said Thursday, that calls regarding bear sightings were on the rise and set out to help residents make their homes less attractive to their four-legged neighbors. 27 more words

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Authorities At Meeting Offer Tips To Keep Bears Away

MONROVIA (CBSLA.com) — The growing number of bear sightings in residential areas has prompted officials to take action.

On Thursday night at a community information meeting in Monrovia, officials told residents they expect bears to frequent areas more often as their daily intake during this time of year jumps from 3,000 calories to 25,000. 190 more words