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Political Profile Of Republican Candidate For President Dr. Ben Carson

Every Vote Counts

Ben Carson had a childhood dream of becoming a physician. But growing up poor in a single-parent household in Detroit with bad grades and a horrible temper, the statistics were certainly not in his favor. Fortunately, Ben’s mother, having only completed third grade herself, challenged her two children to reach beyond their meager circumstances through […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

In Memory of Beau Biden: “Quite Simply, The Finest Man Any Of Us Have Ever Known”

Weekly Radio Address

“Beau Biden was, quite simply, the finest man any of us have ever known” –Vice President Joe Biden On Saturday, May 30, our country lost a dedicated public servant – a fighter for justice on the frontlines of war and in the courts here at home. A committed son, father, and husband, Beau Biden put […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Late Breaking News | Read More »

Tubing Through Kauai Is The “Activity Of The Week”

Tune Kauai

KAUAI, HAWAII — Hop in a four-wheel-drive adventure vehicle and traverse former Lihue Plantation lands deep into Kauai’s pristine emerald green interior. Enjoy breathtaking vistas and spectacular scenery, while your guide shares information about the island. When you arrive at the launch site you’ll grab a tube, don a headlamp, and jump in the gently […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Business | Read More »

The Beach House In Kauai Is The “Restaurant Of The Week”

Beach House Restaurant

KAUAI, HAWAII — The philosophy at the Beach House is simple – take some good old-fashioned Hawaiian hospitality, blend it with a Pacific Rim food experience and add an outstanding view to deliver an experience that delights all the senses. Owners Roy Dunn and Mike Hooks work closely with Executive Chef Marshall Blanchard and General […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel | Read More »

Princeville Makai Golf Club Is The “Golf Course Of The Week”

Kauai Golf

KAUAI, HAWAII — What is now the Princeville Makai Golf Club is a distinctive 18 hole layout comprised of the former Ocean and Lakes nines. All 18 holes were re-turfed and renovated (using the same design) in 2010. The Woods Course is now a separate nine-hole course. Sitting on a rolling plateau high above the […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel | Read More »

Skip Across The Pond For An Iceland Adventure

Iceland Tour

Canyon Calling Offers an Unforgettable Experience in the Land of Fire and Ice SEDONA, AZ — Founded in the hills of Arizona in 1996, Canyon Calling Adventures for Women is the expert tour operator offering trips focused on amazing scenery, challenging yet attainable activities, and the enrichment and support of women in the outdoors. This […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Travel | Read More »

We Came, We Saw, We Scaled A Mountain

Santa Cruz Island

By George Thomas, Travel Writer CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL PARK — The alarm was set for 5:30am, because we were going on an adventure, and I wanted to pack a couple turkey sandwiches as well.  We met at Ventura Harbor around 8am, and our small band of Thomas family members set off on a day trip […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Featured/Main article | Read More »

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council To Partner With The FBI & DEA To Address Sex Trafficking

City Of Los Angeles Seal

VAN NUYS, CA — The Van Nuys Neighborhood Council (VNNC) will be hosting a special “Public Safety & Sex Trafficking Summit” on Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at the Government Center in Van Nuys. The VNNC will partner with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) to tackle this epidemic head […]

May 26th, 2015 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

Father’s Day 5K In Ventura

FathersDay5K

VENTURA, CA — You don’t have to be a dad to run in this 5K event on Father’s Day.  It’s simply a fun way to honor our Dads on their special day, so register now!  Show your family what you’re made of, on Father’s Day, at this very special event. This family fun 5K is […]

May 25th, 2015 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

California State Senate Passes Bill To Protect Elephants By A Bipartisan Vote

Bullhooks On Elephants

Senate Bill 716 will ban bullhooks and other cruel training devices SACRAMENTO, CA — A bill that will prohibit the use of bullhooks on elephants in California passed the Senate 29-7. The Humane Society of the United States, Oakland Zoo and Performing Animal Welfare Society applaud Sen. Ricardo Lara, the bill’s sponsor, and the Senate […]

May 25th, 2015 | Posted in Featured/Main article | Read More »

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