Daily Archives: January 4, 2017

You have never driven around a roundabout? The Canadians have some advice

CYPRESS PARK —  The city’s first major roundabout or traffic circle is near completion near the junction of Figueroa Street, San Fernando Road and Riverside Drive. The idea behind the 100-foot roundabout is to improve traffic flow and safety without the use of traffic signals , according to engineers. But since big roundabouts are new to most L.A. drivers,  the ... Read More »

L.A. Derby Dolls roll into trouble in the wake of Ghost Ship fire [updated]

EL SERENO –– The L.A. Derby Dolls have canceled an upcoming match and say the rest of the 2017 schedule is in jeopardy after city officials declined to issue the permits that allow the all-womens roller derby league to hold bouts at a former warehouse on Alhambra Avenue. The Derby Dolls say the L.A. Fire and Building and Safety departments ... Read More »