Skateboarders in Nipomo are losing their make shift skate park because the landowner says it's unsafe.
The skatepark used to be the home of the Nipomo recreation center. In 2008, investigators say two teenagers burnt down the center. Since then, skateboarders and BMX bikers have been using the concrete... more »
The American Academy of Pediatrics wants teenagers to be banned from using tanning beds.
Doctors are concerned teens who use tanning beds may significantly increase their risk for skin cancer. Studies show people who are overexposed to the sun in childhood are more likely to develop melanoma.
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A Santa Barbara teenager was sent to the hospital this morning with major injuries after getting hit by a car while crossing Highway 101.
The California Highway Patrol says the incident happened around 6 a.m. on the 101 near Castillo Street.
Two 15-year-old boys were crossing the freeway... more »
The job market is tough enough if you have experience, but for local teens, it's even tougher. The teen jobless rate nationwide sits at about 26 percent. According to the federal labor bureau, that's one of the highest levels since 1948 when they began tracking the numbers.
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With MotionZ laser tag closing down later this month at the Santa Maria Town Center, that's one less option for teens looking for some fun after school. Still, there are other safe alternatives.
While Santa Maria leaders work on solving the city's gang problem, one way to keep santa... more »
HEMET, Calif. (AP) - Police in Southern California say they are interviewing one of the three teenagers last seen in a home where charred human remains were found.
Hemet police said Wednesday that 17-year-old Felicia Sharp was brought in by her mother and is being questioned about the remains. She... more »