BeachAlert File #1

Once upon a time there was a beautiful beach in Southern California.  It had pretty little houses lined up along the strand.  They cost a million dollars.  Let’s live here when we grow up, okay? Then we could take a walk on the beach every day.  We would see things like runners and walkers, skaters …

Indian Summer in L.A.

It’s Indian Summer here in Southern California.  This is the time of year when the hot, dry Santa Ana winds blow in off the desert and create havoc with everything from wildfires to your disposition to your hair and skin. There’s not much we can do about the wildfires, once they get started — except …