Newsom aims to ban oil drilling near neighborhoods and schools
“We don’t see oil in our future,” the governor said Thursday.
Brittany M. 10/26/2021 - 6:48 AM
Huntington Beach City Council Weighs Support for Offshore Drilling Ban

The Huntington Beach City Council could voice support for a permanent ban on offshore drilling at its meeting Tuesday night.

Brittany M. 10/19/2021 - 3:43 AM
Local Officials Urge Governor to Halt Drilling Permits

The letter follows the rousing Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco last week.

Brittany M. 09/18/2018 - 5:25 AM
Hermosa Beach voters to decide city's oil future

Hermosa Beach must decide if it’s an oil town


Hermosa Beach is a tourist mecca, known for good beaches and better waves.


Anthony York 03/03/2015 - 10:54 AM
Bakersfield feels the pinch of low oil prices

Cheap oil is a boon for California consumers. We are a state of freeways and suburbs, with one of the longest commute times of any state in the nation. 


Anthony York 01/29/2015 - 9:58 AM
La Habra Heights changes wording on oil-related ballot measure


Anthony York 12/02/2014 - 9:52 AM
Benicia mayor warned on oil talk


Is there such a thing as too much free speech for a mayor?


Anthony York 11/25/2014 - 8:10 AM
Chevron reeling after voter rebuke in Richmond


As bad as election night was for Democrats across the country, it was arguably worse for Chevron.


Anthony York 11/20/2014 - 10:17 AM
Chevron dumps $3 million into city council election


One round of municipal elections is attracting big bucks from one of California’s largest corporations.


Anthony York 11/04/2014 - 3:19 PM