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DUI Swabs at New Year Holiday Checkpoints

Posted January 1, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,276 views]

 Los Angeles Police Department Officer Don Inman rubs a swab around the inside of his mouth to demonstrate an on-the-spot drug test being used by law enforcement to deter people from driving under the influence of drugs. (Paresh Dave / Los Angeles Times / December 27, 2013)

An instant drug test will be performed with a swab at some DUI checkpoints during this New Year …

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Do you need a cab tonight? Want a Discount Code?

Posted January 1, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,279 views]

As of late Sunday night nearly 2,000 drivers had been arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol this holiday season, dating back two weeks. Don’t join the group.
Uber tweets to expect at least double or triple fares just before midnight and after midnight.
Metro will provide all-night service on the Red, Purple, Blue, Expo, Green, Gold, Orange and Silver Lines, in addition …

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Dodgers Offer Free Parking for Carpools of Four or More

Posted October 11, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 1,564 views]

Drive less. Smile more.
The Dodgers encourage ride sharing by offering free parking.

Is that a big flag or are you just happy to see me?
Free Parking in general parking for the remainder of the National League playoffs for cars with four or more fans. In a press release yesterday, Senior Vice-President of External Affairs Renata Simril said:

We know we had a parking issue during our …

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Jerry Brown says no to helping LA drivers! Boo!!

Posted October 7, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 1,722 views]
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Governor Jerry Brown vetoed the bill (Bill 405, the irony of that name does not escape me), that would have allowed lone motorists to use carpool lanes

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Soon solo drivers will be able to drive in car pool lanes, no hybrid required!

Posted September 25, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 2,557 views]
Civic GX in HOV Lane

 Los Angeles catches up with the real world.

You are driving alone in your car.
You are driving SB 405  from the valley heading to LAX. Your mother is flying in. You said you would meet her at the gate.
You can get special TSA dispensation if you get there early enough. Her bad knees cause a lot of pain and mom needs a wheel chair.
Luckily …

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You could be involved in a staged collision – swoop and squat

Posted September 18, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 2,349 views]

A scam generating millions of dollars is on the rise in California.
Angelinos are at the highest risk of becoming victims of the fraud as 43% of all the staged collisions in our great state happen in Los Angeles County.
Known as “swoop-and-squat” the fraud involves two drivers boxing in an unsuspecting motorist. The lead vehicle brakes suddenly forcing a collision.

Used to defraud auto insurance …

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UPDATE!!! The SB 405 closed overnight TONIGHT

Posted September 7, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 2,678 views]

Full southbound directional freeway closure from Santa Monica Boulevard to National Boulevard from 12 a.m. until 6 a.m. SATURDAY.

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Use a 3-D printer and make a classic Aston Martin…that runs!

Posted September 3, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 2,878 views]


Guitars, bicycles, even cars, but how about homes? I love that every question, every thought can be expanded with a click. Information at our finger tips. I googled and binged myself around the internet and quickly learned it is true, we are only limited by our imagination.
Based on a template materials made from durable plastics and metals are fused layer upon layer. The templates …

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Metro to Run Late Night Service for the Labor Day Weekend

Posted August 29, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 1,575 views]

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
(Metro) will be running extended late night service on
Sunday September 1st for Labor Day Sunday.

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The 110 Freeway in South Pasadena will be closed tonight.

Posted August 27, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 1,631 views]
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The 110 Freeway in South Pasadena closed