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Equestrians, Hikers Eagerly Await Removal Of Flood Barriers Along LA River

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Work will begin Thursday to remove flood barriers along the LA River that were built four months ago in anticipation of heavy El Nino rains. 160 more words


2 Bodies Recovered From LA River During Search For Missing Teens

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — Divers searching for two missing teenagers in the Los Angeles River have found two bodies.

Police Det. Meghan Aguilar said she couldn’t immediately confirm their identities. 225 more words


Last days of the Sixth Street Bridge, Los Angeles

I visited LA quite a bit in 2015, spending many happy days wandering around the diverse neighborhoods and landscapes of the city. The Sixth Street Viaduct, generally called the Sixth Street Bridge, was the doomed landmark that I spent plenty of time up close and personal. 170 more words

Keeping the River Clean

Yesterday I got up earlier than I usually do on a Saturday. It took some effort, but by nine o’ clock I’d made it to Marsh Park so I could take part in the annual LA River clean-up event organized by Friends of the Los Angeles River (FoLAR). 550 more words


spring along the drive

Yesterday was a day to go outdoors and enjoy the sights… along the route I noticed this Canada Goose standing at the edge of the pedestrian/bike path like he was holding court. 143 more words

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Of Trout and Virgin Queens...and the Arroyo Seco

My thoughts at the moment are on all things piscine. I’m participating in an upcoming celebration of the Arroyo Seco, a tributary of the LA River, a costumed parade bash celebrating this once vital body of water. 399 more words


Firefighters Rescue 4 From Rain-Swollen LA River

ENCINO (CBSLA.com) — Firefighters in Encino fished out four people and three others were able to free themselves from being stranded today at multiple sites along the Los Angeles River in the Sepulveda Basin. 121 more words