With warm waters, it’s still stingray season in Santa Monica. We talked with an LA County Lifeguard about how to avoid stingrays and what to do if you get stung in this video made possible by Venice Circle.
“In my experience as a lifeguard, I’ve seen women compare it to childbirth, men cry and on the other side of the spectrum I’ve seen kids shrug it off.”
“So why not earmark some of the state’s current $21 billion budget surplus for building new housing where land is cheap, fees low and regulations minimal? That would be the Central Valley and some desert areas of Southern California,” writes Tom Elias in his latest California Focus column.