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Senate Passes Cárdenas Bills to Name Post Offices in Honor of Marilyn Monroe, Ritchie Valens

Marilyn Monroe Photoshoots by Frank Powolny (6)

WASHINGTON, DC – Late last month, the United States Senate passed two bills to rename post office buildings located in Van Nuys and Pacoima in honor of the legendary musicians Marilyn Monroe and Ritchie Valens. The two bills, introduced by Congressmen Tony Cárdenas (CA-29), passed the House of Representative in October. “I’m proud that my bills […]

December 3rd, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Picture of the Week,Politics Government,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Former Councilman George Christopher Thomas Launches Think Tank

(Government Expert George C. Thomas is an Elected Official in the City Of Los Angeles and is a Direct Descendant of two signers of the Declaration Of Independence.)

Council President Emeritus & Honorary Mayor of Van Nuys George Christopher Thomas has officially launched a think tank dedicated to civic engagement. “Focused on getting things done in government, the “Civic Ambassadors” are the brain children of a new generation of action minded individuals with an ongoing duty to the community. We recognize the existence […]

December 1st, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Politics Government,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Legoland® California Resort Announces Biggest Park Addition: The Legoland Movie™ World!

Visit Legoland, Visit San Diego, San Diego California

Family Theme Park and Warner Bros. Consumer Products Unveil New Rides, Attractions and Iconic LEGO Characters for 2020! CARLSBAD, CA — The audience erupted in cheer and confetti filled the theater as LEGOLAND® California Resort unveiled its biggest gift for its 20th birthday by announcing the largest addition in the Park’s history: The LEGO® Movie™ […]

November 30th, 2019 | Posted in Family and food,Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Ride On The Beloved Cable Cars Of San Francisco

Visit San Francisco, Cable Car Museum, Cable Cars, San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Ever ride a national landmark? It’s being done everyday by both tourists and natives in San Francisco. The City’s cable cars were named a National Historic Landmark in 1964 by the US Interior Department’s National Park Service, and it couldn’t have happened to a more worthy institution. The Cable Car Barn, […]

November 30th, 2019 | Posted in Family and food,Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Phoenix Through The Eyes Of History

Visit Phoenix, Phoenix Arizona, Visit Arizona

Phoenix’s rich history—both living and preserved—is a testament to the spirit of puebloans, ranchers, miners and visionaries. It is a city that has not forgotten its past, as evidenced by the Southwestern architecture and Native American influences woven into the daily lifestyle of Phoenix residents. Phoenix’ earliest inhabitants were the Hohokam Indians. This tribe thrived […]

November 30th, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Picture of the Week,Travel | Read More »

Barel Racing & Steer Wrangling In Downtown Las Vegas

Rodeo In Las Vegas

More Rodeo Events Planned at the Core Arena during NFR Home to downtown Las Vegas’ only outdoor equestrian center, the Plaza Hotel & Casino will host live viewing parties, a horse sale and the Rodeo Fashion and Western Arts Expo LAS VEGAS – Proud to bring the western legacy back to downtown Las Vegas, the […]

November 30th, 2019 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Late Breaking News,Travel | Read More »

Editorial: Floridians Send A Clear Message: Trump and His Broken Promises Are Not Welcome Here

Defeat Trump, Florida & Trump, Electoral College

Florida Democrats From Across the State Are Motivated to Defeat Trump in 2020 As Trump held an event to mark his official move to Mar-a-Lago, Floridians called out his record of broken promises and let him know he’s not welcome in their state. See for yourself: BAY NEWS 9: “‘Floridians keep hearing what Trump and […]

November 30th, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Opinions and Editorial,Picture of the Week | Read More »

Chairman Santiago To Host Informational Hearing On L.A. County Homelessness In Skid Row

Miguel Santiago

LOS ANGELES, CA — On Tuesday, December 3rd, Chairman Assemblymember Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles) and members of the Assembly Select Committee on Los Angeles County Homelessness will meet for an informational hearing to discuss homelessness and potential solutions for the county. WHAT: Assembly Select Committee on L.A. County Homelessness Informational Hearing WHO: The Honorable Miguel […]

November 30th, 2019 | Posted in Family and food,Featured/Main article,Politics Government,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Total Eclipse Of The Sun & Other Adventures In The Antarctic Peninsula

Oceanwide Expeditions

TRUCKEE, CA — On Dec. 4, 2021, there will be a total eclipse of the sun in Antarctica, a region most can only dream about. However, the international expert in small ship expedition cruising, AdventureSmith Explorations, announces limited availability for voyages to the Antarctic Peninsula to witness this phenomenon that will only be seen in […]

November 30th, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

VIP Premium Access To The “Tour de France,” Yes Please!


MANCHESTER, UK — A three-week-long drama in 21 acts is the biggest annual sporting event in the world. This is Tour de France, a display of international cycling prowess since 1903. One travel company for over two decades has specialized in making Tour de France accessible to cycling aficionados who wish to witness this spectacle. […]

November 30th, 2019 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Travel | Read More »

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