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  • The Dry Garden: Helping plants survive a heat wave

     
    When it’s hot and plants wilt, the solution is to water, right? Not necessarily. As Southern California cools down from record heat this week, four horticulturists offered their thoughts on how to help your garden survive the kind of temperatures that...
  • Marine plane drops part on home in Poway; no one injured

     
    Part of a refueling hose from a Marine C-130 cargo plane fell Saturday morning on a home in Poway, north of the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, the Marines said. No one was injured, the Marine Corps said. The San......
  • Indy Racing League cites 'human error' in crew's response to Simona De Silvestro fire

     
    The criticized response to a fire that threatened IndyCar driver Simona De Silvestro at Texas Motor Speedway this month was due to "human error" by safety crews, and changes will be immediately introduced, the Indy Racing League said Wednesday. The......
  • Clean and green: Car wash tips that are friendly to the environment

     
    Now that most of the nation is basking in warm weather, more people will be out washing their cars. It turns out that there's an environmentally friendly way to get the task done, according to Ford Motor Co. You might start at the local carwash, the...
  • After two years of eco-living, what works and what doesn't

    After two years of eco-living, what works and what doesn't
    It started with gray water, then escalated to chickens, composting toilets and rain barrels. I'm talking about the two years I've spent transforming my humble California bungalow into a test case for sustainable living — an experience that's cost me...
  • Book review: 'Inherently Unequal' by Lawrence Goldstone

    Book review: 'Inherently Unequal' by Lawrence Goldstone
    Inherently Unequal The Betrayal of Equal Rights by the Supreme Court, 1865-1903 Lawrence Goldstone Walker & Co.: 242 pp., $26 In the years immediately following the Civil War, America appeared to possess the will and the means to end racial...
  • Gray water: from the washer to the garden

    Gray water: from the washer to the garden
    I was never more excited to do laundry, and it wasn't because my son and I were running out of clean underwear. I had just installed a system to divert gray water from my washing machine to my xeriscaped frontyard, and I was anxious about whether the $312...
  • 'Stay or go' policy puts Australian families on front lines of firefighting

    'Stay or go' policy puts Australian families on front lines of firefighting
    It was brutally hot, 108 degrees, and the wind was howling. Bushfires were raging in the hills, making their way inexorably toward the Baker farmstead at the foot of the Brisbane Ranges. John and Carlene Baker had moved here to get away from the hurly-...
  • On the prowl for water-use scofflaws

    On the prowl for water-use scofflaws
    It was just after 9 a.m. when William Mims got busted in a Hancock Park driveway. Slowly, he set down the gushing hose, which lacked an automatic shut-off nozzle, stepped away from the gray BMW he was washing and put his hands up. "Hey, man, I confess....
  • Trapped, a crew waits for the fire

    Trapped, a crew waits for the fire
    When the blaze jumped Santiago Canyon Road, volunteer firefighter David Hunt knew that he and 11 colleagues were a last line of defense between the Santiago fire and homes in the canyons of eastern Orange County. Late Monday afternoon, Hunt, 43,...
  • Poway neighbors fight flames themselves

    POWAY -- Sal Crivello considered himself fortunate four years ago when the Cedar fire stopped short of the craggy, brush-covered ravines and narrow, winding roads that define his High Valley neighborhood. But he knew that he might not be so lucky the...