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Council President George Thomas Invites Public To Council Retreat This Saturday

Council President George Christopher Thomas

Greetings My Fellow Citizens, First and foremost, I would like to formally and cordially invite you to the Van Nuys Neighborhood Council Retreat this Saturday at the Government Center.  Our council will be in session from 10am-5pm at the Van Nuys Public Library, and it would be great if you could stop by for all […]

August 19th, 2014 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

Stroll Through Quebec City And Taste Europe In Canada

Quebec City

By Roger Allnutt, Travel Writer QUEBEC CITY, CANADA — Perched high on the edge of the escarpment overlooking the St Lawrence River in Quebec City, the historic Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac hotel must be one of the best known and most recognizable icons in Canada if not North America. Opened in 1893 it was one […]

August 17th, 2014 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel | Read More »

Molokai Shores Is The “Property Of The Week”

Molokai Vacation Rental

Molokai Shores, Molokai, Hawaii MOLOKAI, HAWAII — The Molokai Shores property #324 is ideal for short or long term rental.  A one bedroom, one bath oceanview condo with loft located in Kaunakakai, it’s the perfect place to get away form it all. Views of the Pacific Ocean and the island of Lanai from the lanai.  […]

August 17th, 2014 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Royal Ka’anapali Is The “Golf Course Of The Week”

Royal Ka'anapali

MAUI, HAWAII —  The Royal Ka’anapali Course opened its lush fairways in 1962 and is one of only two courses in all of Hawaii designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr. The architect took advantage of the rolling landscape to create gently sloping fairways and large contoured greens to ensure a challenging approach to each hole. […]

August 17th, 2014 | Posted in Golf Course of the Week,Travel | Read More »

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council To Host Immigration Summit And Workshop In October

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council

The Valley’s Largest Neighborhood Council Will Host Its Third Summit Of The Year Addressing Community Issues VAN NUYS, CA — The Van Nuys Neighborhood Council has started to plan its third summit of the year, focusing on immigration issues and helping the majority immigrant community make adjustments to their immigration status. “The population trends in […]

August 16th, 2014 | Posted in Featured/Main article | Read More »

Time To Start Talking: Making Parents Part Of The Aging Process Now

Aging Parents

Local senior care experts encourage families to connect, and provide tips on tackling tough conversations about aging SHERMAN OAKS, CA — Discussing aging issues, such as living arrangements, finances, dating, end-of-life decisions and driving, early and often can save families years of heartache, tension and even legal battles. Yet, research indicates that about two-thirds of […]

August 16th, 2014 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

Statement By Texas Governor Rick Perry On Grand Jury Indictment

Governor Rick Perry

Gov. Rick Perry made the following statement regarding the decision by the Travis County Grand Jury: “As governor, I took an oath to faithfully uphold the constitution of Texas, a pledge that I have kept every day as I’ve worked on behalf of Texans for the last 14 years. This same constitution clearly outlines the […]

August 16th, 2014 | Posted in Late Breaking News | Read More »

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend Responsibly

LAPD Badge

LOS ANGELES, CA — Labor Day weekend is quickly approaching.  For many Americans that means an extra day off, backyard and beach barbecues, visiting friends and family, and the unofficial end of the summer season.  Unfortunately, it also means a sharp increase in driving under the influence (DUI)-related traffic fatalities. Starting Thursday, August 14, 2014, […]

August 16th, 2014 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

Deputy Hospitalized After Unexpected Attack At Lakewood Mall

LA County Sheriff

LAKEWOOD, CA — On Friday, August 15, 2014, at approximately 8:00 PM, Lakewood deputies responded to 500 Lakewood Center Mall, Lakewood, regarding a Domestic Disturbance Call. While one deputy made initial contact with the female party involved in the incident, the other deputy went in search of the man who was possibly involved. While escorting […]

August 16th, 2014 | Posted in Late Breaking News | Read More »

Everyone Should Be Able To Afford Higher Education

President Obama

WASHINGTON, DC — In this week’s address, with schools getting ready to open their doors again over the next few weeks, the President talked directly to students and parents about the importance of preparing for an education beyond high school. In today’s economy, some higher education continues to be the surest ticket to the middle […]

August 16th, 2014 | Posted in Featured/Main article | Read More »

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