Felicia Alvarez was a summer 2022 breaking news intern at the Los Angeles Times. Previously, she was a staff writer at the Sacramento Business Journal and the Davis Enterprise. She is currently pursuing her master’s degree with a focus in investigative news at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. Hailing from San Diego, she is a proud fourth-generation Californian.
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California mermaid enthusiasts inhabit personas that express everything from a yearning for childhood play to environmental advocacy to gender identity.
Oct. 6, 2022
Two hikers slipped and fell about 20 feet from Big Falls, the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said. The man who died was Richard Deharo.
July 25, 2022
Park officials plan to reopen the southern entrance to Yosemite along Highway 41 at 6 a.m. Saturday. Evacuated Wawona residents can go home.
July 21, 2022
After a series of fights last weekend, the Orange County theme park is requiring that all visitors 17 and younger be accompanied by an adult chaperone on Fridays and Saturdays.
July 20, 2022
A transformer caught fire at the dam about 10 a.m. and was extinguished by a fire brigade run by the Bureau of Reclamation.
July 19, 2022
A 34-year-old suspect was arrested on suspicion of homicide after a woman’s remains were found in a Huntington Beach mobile home park.
July 18, 2022
Police were called to a gas station in Ontario late Thursday after receiving calls about a man threatening customers with a knife and demanding money.
July 15, 2022
Six people were arrested in connection with the incident and charged with burglary, police said. A total of $100,000 in stolen goods have been returned to their original owners.
July 14, 2022
A settlement bans U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials from leaning on private contractors to arrest immigrants at state prisons and jails.
July 12, 2022
Robert Lanoue of Reno was charged with murdering Anne Pham, who disappeared while walking to school in Seaside, Calif., in 1982.
July 12, 2022