UC President Janet Napolitano stepping down

LOS ANGELES — University of California President Janet Napolitano announced Wednesday she will resign from the post next year. Speaking to the UC Board of Regents during a meeting at UCLA, Napolitano said she believes “the university will benefit from some fresh blood.”

via UC President Janet Napolitano stepping down — fox5sandiego.com

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$5-Billion Rams and Chargers Stadium in Inglewood Now Has a Name: #SoFi Stadium — KTLA

As construction continues on the NFL’s most expensive stadium by far, the $5-billion Inglewood venue has reached a major milestone. The place now has a name: SoFi Stadium. LA Stadium and Entertainment District at Hollywood Park has partnered in a 20-year agreement that gives the digital personal finance company the exclusive naming rights…

via $5-Billion Rams and Chargers Stadium in Inglewood Now Has a Name: SoFi Stadium — KTLA

#California has trillions more wealth than any other state — #OrangeCounty Register

A study released by California’s Legislative Analyst’s Office this month looks at geographical distribution of wealth across the state. Californians’ net worth totals over $6 trillion or about $160,000 per resident. The state holds 17% of national net worth, while making up only 12% of the U.S. population…

via California has trillions more wealth than any other state — Orange County Register

Magnitude 3.5 Earthquake Strikes Near #HuntingtonBeach — KTLA

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported off shore near Huntington Beach early Saturday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake struck at 2:48 a.m. about 15.5 miles southwest of Huntington Beach, south southwest of Seal Beach, northeast of Avalon and west southwest of Newport Beach, USGS reported…

via Magnitude 3.5 Earthquake Strikes Near Huntington Beach — KTLA

OC Parks will offer guided bird walk at Laguna Niguel Regional Park — Orange County Register

Learn to spot native resident and migrant birds on Sunday, Sept. 22, with Laguna Canyon Foundation volunteer naturalists on this slow and easy, up to 2-mile walk through a landscaped, parkland setting at Laguna Niguel Regional Park. No experience is necessary. Recommended for ages 12 and up; minors under 18 must be accompanied…

via OC Parks will offer guided bird walk at Laguna Niguel Regional Park — Orange County Register

#USC makes AP Top 25 debut for 2019 after win over Stanford — Orange County Register

It appears that USC earned a little respect with its 45-20 win over No. 23 Stanford on Saturday night. The Trojans made their 2019 debut in the AP Top 25 poll on Sunday at No. 24. USC received 137 votes and are behind Pac-12 rival Washington in the post-Week 2 poll…

via USC makes AP Top 25 debut for 2019 after win over Stanford — Orange County Register