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Finding Hope In The Valley

Central Lutheran Church and Hope of the Valley

By Bridget Duncan, Special to the Van Nuys News Press VAN NUYS, CA — “Pops,” as Paul Read is known at the Hope of the Valley Rescue Mission in Van Nuys, Calif., stands on the grounds of the 80-year old, California Mission-style, mint-colored Central Lutheran Church near a small vegetable garden with blue iron tables, […]

December 22nd, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,News You Can Use,Van Nuys News | Read More »

News Of The Arctic From New Orleans, Louisiana

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By Ned Rozell, Special to the Van Nuys News Press NEW ORLEANS, LA — Like everything in the past year-plus, the fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union is a bit different than it was before. This year, for example, the meeting is here in sunny, humid New Orleans rather than San Francisco, the traditional […]

December 22nd, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Van Nuys News,Weather | Read More »

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez Leads Bipartisan Letter to President Biden, Calling for Reopening of Yemen’s Sana International Airport

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — In a recent letter, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called on President Biden to exert diplomatic pressure on Saudi Arabia to end their blockade of the Sana International Airport. Congresswoman Nancy Mace and Senators Elizabeth Warren and Rand Paul co-signed the letter. Yemen’s major airport has been out of use since August 2016, due […]

December 22nd, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News | Read More »

HHS Announces Efforts To Help Expand Nationwide Access & Coverage For High-quality Maternal Health Services

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CMS intends to propose a national “Birthing-Friendly” hospital designation on the Hospital Compare section of the CMS Care Compare website, and also encourages states to provide 12 months postpartum coverage to people with Medicaid and CHIP WASHINGTON, D.C. — As part of Vice President Kamala Harris’s Call to Action to Reduce Maternal Mortality and Morbidity, […]

December 7th, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle | Read More »

Dow Jones & The Wall Street Journal Announce Major Investments in New Polling Initiatives

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Dow Jones & The Wall Street Journal Announce Major Investments in New Polling Initiatives Wall Street Journal Poll taps former Biden and Trump campaign pollsters, and expanded partnership with NORC at the University of Chicago will deliver unique, high-quality data for all Dow Jones publications. NEW YORK, NY — Dow Jones & The Wall Street […]

December 7th, 2021 | Posted in Business,Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News | Read More »

Lawsuit Calls Out Biden Administration For Allowing Oil Operators To Harm Southern Beaufort Sea Polar Bears

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ANCHORAGE, AK – Environmental groups filed lawsuits against the Biden administration in September for issuing a regulation that allows oil and gas companies to harass Southern Beaufort Sea polar bears despite the likelihood of causing injury and death. “ ‘Harassment’ is a fancy legal way of saying that an action can disturb or injure polar […]

December 7th, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Picture of the Week | Read More »

Hurtigruten Expeditions Donates to Alaska Wilderness League & Galápagos Conservancy To Protect Local Wildlife

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Hurtigruten Expeditions, the world leader in exploration travel, will donate 1% of all North American bookings made in November and December for Alaska and the Galápagos to Alaska Wilderness League and Galápagos Conservancy, respectively, through its Hurtigruten Foundation. SEATTLE, WA — Galápagos and Alaska are some of the latest additions to Hurtigruten Expeditions’ growing global […]

December 7th, 2021 | Posted in Business,Featured/Main article | Read More »

Build Back Better Act Repeals Arctic Refuge Oil Program

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Last month, the U.S House of Representatives passed (vote: 220-213) its version of the Build Back Better Act that includes repeal of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge oil and gas program and the buyback of all existing leases. The bill was sent back to the Senate, and signed into law by President […]

December 7th, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,National News,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Senator Richard Pan Backs Hertzberg For Senate

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Daniel Hertzberg Expands Coalition of Support from Democratic State Senators in SD-18 Bid STUDIO CITY, CA — Continuing to amass support from esteemed California leaders, Daniel Hertzberg today garnered the support of State Senator Dr. Richard Pan in his campaign for State Senate District 18. Dr. Pan, who represents the 6th Senate District, chairs the […]

December 7th, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Van Nuys News | Read More »

County Working To Reduce Incarceration Of Women & LGBT Populations

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LOS ANGELES COUNTY, CA — The Board of Supervisors approved a motion to prioritize and implement the recommendations of a recent report asking the County to set a goal of seriously reducing the incarceration of women, lesbian-gay-bisexual and transgender people. The report by the Gender Responsive Advisory Committee is the result of two years of meetings, briefings and analysis. […]

December 7th, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Van Nuys News | Read More »

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