Freeway 101 closed for 24 hours near downtown Los Angeles – NBC Los Angeles

Drivers can expect delays east of downtown Los Angeles this weekend as work continues on a major construction project nearing completion. A key section of the 101 Freeway will be closed for 24 hours for repairs under the new Sixth Street Overpass. Here’s what you need to know. When and where will Highway 101 close … Read more

Utah Valley University Receives Three Independent Publisher Book Awards

OREM, Utah – The Department of Art and Design at Valley University of Utah (UVU) has created two books shortlisted to receive the Independent Publisher Book Awards. With over 2,000 publishers and approximately 5,000 titles submitted for review, UVU came out on top. The book I love won gold in the categories “Cookbooks – General” … Read more

Serious 3-car crash closes section of Granville Street in Vancouver – BC

A serious accident involving three cars shut down a section of Granville Street in Vancouver on Monday morning. The accident happened during the morning rush hour, but Vancouver police have not disclosed how the incident happened. Granville Street is closed between 41st and 49th Avenues and police said it will remain closed for several hours. … Read more

Freeway closures in Toronto this week (May 15)

Expect delays, especially during busy travel times: your weekly roundup of Ontario highway closures for new and ongoing construction in Toronto, including North York, Scarborough and Etobicoke. Highway 400 northbound between Sheppard Avenue and Finch Avenue: one alternating lane closed until May 15 at 6 a.m. Highway 400 northbound off-ramp at eastbound and westbound Finch … Read more

Highway closures for the Ottawa Valley this week (May 15)

You don’t need to sit in traffic: Your weekly roundup of highway closures in Ontario for new and ongoing construction in the Ottawa Valley, including North Grenville, Smiths Falls, Perth , Carleton Place, Mississippi Mills, Arnprior and Renfrew. Highway 401 westbound between Center Street / Cty Road 41 and Beechwood Road: one alternating lane closed … Read more

Freeway closures in Toronto this week (May 15)

Expect delays, especially during busy travel times: your weekly roundup of Ontario highway closures for new and ongoing construction in Toronto, including North York, Scarborough and Etobicoke. Highway 400 northbound between Sheppard Avenue and Finch Avenue: one alternating lane closed until May 15 at 6 a.m. Highway 400 northbound off-ramp at eastbound and westbound Finch … Read more

LA County’s Average Gas Price Surpasses $6

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County topped $6 for the first time since April 1 on Sunday, rising 3.8 cents to $6,013 . The average price has risen for 18 straight days, rising 23.9 cents, including 5.6 cents on Saturday, its biggest rise … Read more

Downtown Toronto braces for crowds watching Maple Leafs Game 7 – Toronto

Toronto officials brace for crowds and traffic downtown as the Toronto Maple Leafs take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7 of their Stanley Cup playoff series. Thousands are expected to flock to Scotiabank Arena to watch the game, with many more flocking to Maple Leaf Square for the official team tailgate. The Maple … Read more