Southern California is a region of California. The definitions of it vary, but it usually contains the area around Los Angeles and San Diego, as well as the "Inland Empire" of San Bernardino and Riverside Counties. Over twenty million people live in Southern California.
Southern California Edison (or SCE Corp), the largest subsidiary of Edison International, is the primary electricity supply company for much of Southern California.It provides 15 million people with electricity across a service territory of approximately 50,000 square miles.
The University of Southern California (also called USC, SC, and Southern California) is a private, research university in the Exposition Park neighborhood in Los Angeles, California, USA. USC was founded in 1880, and it is California's oldest private research university.
Despite this, Northern California was still expected to have severe wildfire conditions due to the moderate or severe drought conditions in the area, whereas Central and Southern California were expected to have serious fire conditions later in the year due to the late wet season and precipitation.
The system, founded in 1991 as the Southern California Regional Rail Authority (SCRRA) and adopting "Metrolink" as its moniker, started operation in 1992. Average weekday ridership was 42,928 as of 2017. It is operated by Amtrak under contract with the SCRRA.
Southern California radio station, KROQ, began hosting a "Punk Rock Prom" contest in early 2000 – two of which Simi Valley high schools won back to back. In 2000, Santa Susana High School won with Blink 182 performing at the school.
The state of California has 58 counties.Counties are responsible for all elections, property-tax collection, maintenance of public records such as deeds, and local-level courts within their borders, as well as providing law enforcement (through the county sheriff and sheriff's deputies) to areas that are not in cities.
California cuisine has Mexican and Hispanic influence. Burritos, tacos, tortas, and nachos are prevalent in Southern California. Mexican dishes such as tamales, mole, tostadas, menudo, and chile rellenos also dominate Southern Californian cuisine. California is known for it’s seafood. Politics
1930: Baja California is further divided into Northern and Southern territories. 1952: The North Territory of Baja California becomes the 29th state of Mexico, Baja California. The southern portion (below 28°N) remains a federally administered territory. 1974: The South Territory of Baja California becomes the 31st state, Baja California Sur.
At SCE, we provide electricity and energy efficiency rebates and incentives for lighting, CFLs, food service technology, HVAC, air conditioning and related electric appliances and systems to help manage electricity costs.