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Bauer Intelligent Transportation Is The New Operator Of The Van Nuys FlyAway

Van Nuys Fly Away

Van Nuys, CA — On July 11, 2012, Bauer Transportation, Inc. became the new operator of the Van Nuys FlyAway. Bauer’s was awarded the contract in January 2012 after responding to a Request for Proposals (RFP) released by Los Angeles World Airports’ (LAWA) in August 2011. New buses being introduced at the FlyAway will use […]

July 19th, 2012 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

VICA Announces Reform Package

VICA President

SHERMAN OAKS, CA — The Valley Industry & Commerce Association’s (VICA) is proposing eight reforms to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) that would streamline the environmental approval process, create greater investment reliability for businesses and make compliance timelines more manageable. “Since its passage, the business community has been working for reasonable CEQA reform,” said […]

July 4th, 2011 | Posted in Politics Government | Read More »

Suspect Threatens to Kill Officers with Knife

Police Officers

A suspect who had already injured his wife and two children, came at Officer’s with a knife in each hand, threatening to kill them, resulting in an Officer Involved Shooting (OIS). On Wednesday, June 22, 2011, at around 9:30 p.m. Southwest Area Officers were called to the 3800 block of West 27th Street for an […]

July 4th, 2011 | Posted in Police News | Read More »

Van Nuys Metal Plater Fined $100,000 for Hazardous Waste Violations


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency fined TMW Corporation, 14660 Arminta Street, Van Nuys, $100,000, for violations of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act. The violations were discovered at the company’s facility, Crown Chrome Plating, a Division of TMW Corporation, during an inspection conducted by EPA in April 2009.   The facility, which does metal plating […]

June 29th, 2011 | Posted in Business,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Thank the U.N. for Standing Up for the LGBT Community

LGBT Community

In an effort to end the violence and discrimination that the LGBT community faces on a daily basis, the United Nations recently approved a resolution that condemns discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation. Everyone deserves the right to live a happy and healthy life, but many gay and lesbian people face discrimination, isolation and […]

June 27th, 2011 | Posted in Opinions and Editorial | Read More »

Danny Devito in Van Nuys

Van Nuys Filming

By Jorge Cristobal Tomas, Staff Writer Van Nuys, CA — Is that Danny Devito in Van Nuys? Last Thursday over on Friar Street they were filiming an episode of “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” in front of the Bargain Books Used Book Store. A TV show on FX, for more information visit http://www.fxnetworks.com/shows/originals/sunny/. The security […]

May 14th, 2007 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

Tips for Getting Through a Tough Allergy Season

Eva La Rue

(NewsUSA) – If you’re an allergy sufferer, you’re no stranger to the sneezing, runny nose and watery eyes that affect millions of Americans each year. A nationwide survey conducted by research consulting firm StrategyOne revealed that 73 percent of allergy sufferers avoid participating in certain activities because of concerns that their allergy symptoms might act […]

April 30th, 2007 | Posted in Entertainment,Family and food | Read More »

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