Afternoon Cram: Safety First

Everything you need to know from today’s local news headlines

Sheriff’s Department Increases Security at L.A. Schools Following School Shooting in Connecticut
Deputies will also go onto each campus each day.

61-Year-Old OC Woman Dies of West Nile Virus
It’s the first fatality of its kind since 2008.

San Juan Capistrano Mayor Recovering After Attack
John Taylor was punched and knocked to the ground while on a walk with his wife.

Villaraigosa Unveils New Easy-to-See Crosswalk
52 more will follow.

Elderly San Fernando Friends to Star in “Golden Sisters” Special
Three real-life friends with a penchant for gabbing about sex are enjoying 15 minutes of fame late in life.

Almost Everyone Saw The Hobbit This Weekend
The film raked in $223 million world-wide.

Andrew Bynum Blames Kobe For Stunting His Talent, Kobe Agrees
“When you’re playing with me, you obviously have to sacrifice.”