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National Park Week, April 21-29, Features Free Admission

The National Park Service and the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks, invite people everywhere to enjoy, explore, learn, share, and give back to America’s nearly 400 national parks during National Park Week 2012. Celebrating the theme, “Picture Yourself in a National Park,” National Park Week will run from Saturday, April […]

April 12th, 2012 | Posted in National News | Read More »

Congressman Brad Sherman Hosts Town Hall Meeting

On Sunday, April 1st, Congressman Brad Sherman (D – Sherman Oaks) hosted a Town Hall meeting at Birmingham High School, fielding questions from some of the 200 constituents who attended. Los Angeles City Councilman Dennis Zine and Los Angeles City Attorney Carmen Trutanich also made appearances at the Town Hall and spoke to the audience […]

April 11th, 2012 | Posted in Politics Government | Read More »

Safelite Autoglass Opens in Van Nuys CA

VAN NUYS, CA — Safelite AutoGlass®, the nation’s leading provider of vehicle glass repair and replacement services, opened a large new retail shop and combined warehouse in Van Nuys to better serve San Fernando Valley and Simi Valley customers with sameday mobile, in-shop service. Located at 16200 Waterman Drive, Van Nuys, CA 91406, the 9,988-square-foot […]

April 11th, 2012 | Posted in Business,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Man Guilty of Computer Intrusion Scheme Targeting Celebrities

Email hacking

LOS ANGELES—A man pleaded guilty today to a series of cyber-related crimes relating to his hacking into the personal e-mail accounts of more than 50 individuals associated with the entertainment industry. Christopher Chaney, 35, of Jacksonville, Florida, pleaded guilty to nine felony counts of a 28-count first superseding indictment, including unauthorized access to protected computers […]

April 11th, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured/Main article | Read More »

Oscar’s Beef – Booze – Broads, Las Vegas, NV

Oscars Beef Booze and Broads

In December 2011, former Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman opened Oscar’s Beef • Booze • Broads, a uniquely Las Vegas steakhouse, inside the iconic dome of the Plaza Hotel and Casino that overlooks Fremont Street and the heart of his beloved downtown Las Vegas. Just as Goodman served three terms as the “Happiest Mayor in […]

April 10th, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment,Family and food | Read More »

Armenian Power Member and Three Other Armenians Convicted in Identity Theft Ring

After a five week trial, four defendants have been convicted for their roles in one of the largest bank fraud and identity theft schemes in California history, with dozens of victims in four states and millions of dollars in losses. The convictions were announced by Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer of the Justice Department’s […]

April 10th, 2012 | Posted in Family and food,Police News | Read More »

Internet Risks With Social Networking


Internet-based social networking sites have created a revolution in social connectivity. However, con artists, criminals, and other dishonest actors are exploiting this capability for nefarious purposes. There are primarily two tactics used to exploit online social networks. In practice, they are often combined. 1. Computer savvy hackers who specialize in writing and manipulating computer code […]

April 10th, 2012 | Posted in Family and food,Health & Lifestyle | Read More »

Wanted: Representation For The People

By Monica M. Alexenko Van Nuys, CA Wake-up Los Angeles, it’s time to start asking some questions, especially of our illustrious political leaders. For instance, just how much has that “sales tax” increase we’ve been saddled with off-set the budget shortfall? And of course, the “Re-Districting” process — what happened? And just how were those […]

April 10th, 2012 | Posted in Opinions and Editorial | Read More »

Sexual Predator on the Prowl: Females Advised to Keep Their Eyes Open

SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, CA — Mission Area Detectives have issued a warning to women living in the San Fernando Valley. A sexual predator, believed responsible for two attempt kidnappings and seven incidents of lewd acts since January 2011, is being sought by police. This suspect’s crimes began in January 2011 and include two attempt kidnappings […]

April 10th, 2012 | Posted in Family and food,Police News | Read More »

La Purisima Golf, Lompoc, CA

La Purisima Golf

One pursuit and passion…golf, pure golf. Enjoy a superior 18-hole Championship design by world-renowned architect Robert Muir Graves and the beautiful year-round Santa Barbara golf conditions on this Central Coast gem. All this makes a round of golf at La Purisima an unforgettable Santa Barbara golf experience for weekend enthusiasts, casual and avid golfers alike. […]

April 9th, 2012 | Posted in Golf Course of the Week | Read More »

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