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Boys & Girls Club Of The West Valley

West Valley Boys & Girls Club

SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, CA — Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and City Councilmember Dennis P. Zine, whose District includes the Boys & Girls Club of the West Valley, have agreed to chair an Honorary Committee formed in recognition of the Club’s contributions to the community over two decades. “We wanted to create a committee that […]

March 30th, 2012 | Posted in Family and food,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Woman Found Dead in North Hollywood Park

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA — A woman was found brutally murdered in a local park early last Tuesday morning. On March 20, 2012 at 2:20 a.m., North Hollywood Patrol officers were called to the South Weddington Park baseball field in the 10600 block of Valleyheart Drive to investigate an assault with a deadly weapon radio call. […]

March 30th, 2012 | Posted in Police News | Read More »

MVCPC To Celebrate Officers Of The Quarter

VAN NUYS, CA — The Mid-Valley Community Police Council (MVCPC) will celebrate and recognize the “Officers of the Quarter” on Tuesday, April 3 at 7:30 a.m. The celebration will be held at Valley Presbyterian Hospital, Jean & David Fleming Building, 15107 Vanowen Street, Van Nuys, CA 91405. LAPD Command Staff and Supervisors have nominated and […]

March 29th, 2012 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

From The Sidelines 3-26-12

By Irving Leemon, Contributing Columnist Anyone who doubts that there is a civil war going on in Mexico only has to read the newspapers and listen to the news broadcasts. In February 2012 the U.S. State Department said that 120 U.S. citizens were killed in Mexico in 2011. In addition, carjackings and robberies have resulted […]

March 29th, 2012 | Posted in Blog | Read More »

Encino Little League Shed Burglarized

SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, CA — West Valley Area Detectives are asking for the public’s help to find the person’s responsible for a burglary in which field maintenance equipment was taken from a little league field shed, negatively impacting the Encino Little League program. Investigators are also anxious to find the missing equipment. Sometime between March […]

March 28th, 2012 | Posted in Family and food,Police News | Read More »

New President Of Cal State Northridge Appointed

NORTHRIDGE, CA — On March 22 the California State University Board of Trustees named Dianne F. Harrison, president of California State University, Monterey Bay, as president of California State University, Northridge. Harrison has been CSUMB president since 2006. “I am excited and honored to be selected as president of another fine institution within the California […]

March 28th, 2012 | Posted in Late Breaking News | Read More »

Valley Demoncrats To Hold Policy Forum With Sherman And Berman

Van Nuys, CA — The Valley Democrats United (VDU) will host a PA policy forum with candidates for the California 30th Congressional District, Representatives Howard Berman and Brad Sherman, on Wednesday, April 4 at 6:00 p.m. The forum will be held at the East Valley Adult Center Auditorium, 5060 Van Nuys Blvd (across from Corky’s […]

March 27th, 2012 | Posted in Politics Government | Read More »

Met Opera Winner Janai Brugger

Janai Brugger

By Jean Strauber Entertainment Editor Congratulations to Janai Brugger (pictured right), a member of LA Opera’s Domingo-Thornton Young Artist Program, who was one of five winners of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions on March 18. Ms. Brugger will return to LA Opera in the leading role of Musetta in Giacomo Puccini’s “La Bohème” on […]

March 27th, 2012 | Posted in Tips of the Week Ent | Read More »

Al Martinez: The Honor Is All Ours

Al Martinez

By K.D. Wallis, Contributing Author If you are a connoisseur of fine words and fascinating stories, hie thee to the Huntington Library in nearby San Marino, where you will find a beautifully curated exhibit entitled, “Al Martinez, the Bard Of L.A.” The exhibit opened March 17th and runs through June 25th. I wouldn’t wait too […]

March 26th, 2012 | Posted in Business,Family and food | Read More »

Fishing and Boating In Santa Barbara

Alisal Guest Ranch

One of the favorite recreational sites at Alisal Guest Ranch, a resort in the heart of Santa Barbara wine country, is the property’s private, 100-acre, spring-fed lake. Tucked away in the foothills, this shimmering jewel is a tranquil setting for fishing, boating, and bird watching. Some guests like it best for an afternoon of leisurely […]

March 18th, 2012 | Posted in Travel | Read More »

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