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Suspect Wanted For Hit & Run Against A Police Officer

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LOS ANGELES, CA — The Los Angeles Police Department’s Central Traffic Division detectives are investigating a hit and run traffic collision that occurred near San Pedro and 61st Street. On August 26, 2019, around 10:20 p.m., an on-duty Los Angeles Police Department officer was struck by a vehicle on San Pedro Street just south of […]

September 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,News You Can Use,Police News | Read More »

Visiting Oakland? There’s No Better Place to Stay Than the Waterfront Hotel

Visit Oakland

By J.C. Thomas, Travel Writer OAKLAND, CA — If you have never considered Oakland as a travel destination, may I suggest you think again? National Geographic Traveler recently named Oakland one of the “28 Best Places to Visit in the World for 2019.” The world. It is only one of four locations in the United […]

September 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

The Links At Victoria Is The “Golf Course Of The Week”

The Links at Victoria is the best place to play in the South Bay.

SOUTH BAY, CA – Designed by world famous golf architect William Bell, the Links at Victoria is a classic golf course that is a must play when you are in Los Angeles.  The Links at Victoria was officially opened for play in 1966. Completely renovated in 2001, with arguably the best greens in the South […]

September 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured/Main article,Golf Course of the Week,Picture of the Week,Travel | Read More »

Newport Beach Is The Most Multi-Generational Family Friendly Vacation Spot In California

Visit The Newport Marina in Newport Beach, ca

NEWPORT BEACH, CA — Traveling with the whole family? From toddlers to ‘tweens to teens, parents to grandparents, Newport Beach offers customizable activities and itineraries to please everyone on a multi-generation vacation. A good place to start for all is Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina, a fun-filled resort with a mile of sheltered beachfront offering […]

September 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Destination of the Week,Entertainment,Featured/Main article,Hotels,Resorts, and Spas,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Small Ship Expedition Cruises To Amazon, Galapagos & Antarctica Offering New Booking Incentives

Visit Galagapos, Small Ship Incentives

TRUCKEE, CA — For expedition cruisers looking for an amazing deal, below is a heady mix of high-end itineraries available through 2019 in three distinct destinations. All offer booking incentives, with some limited offers up to 40 percent off. All are being promoted through the small ship cruise expert Adventure Smith Explorations. The Ecuadorian Amazon comes […]

September 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Picture of the Week,Travel | Read More »

Dive Boat Conception Catches Fire And Sinks Off Santa Cruz Island, 34 Passengers Still Unaccounted For & Missing

Dive Boat Conception, Dive Boat Santa Cruz, Oxnard Coast Guard

OXNARD, CA — Coast Guard and partner agencies responded to a vessel fire near Santa Cruz Island early Monday. At approximately 3:15 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach watchstanders overheard a mayday call via channel 16 of an engulfed 75-foot commercial diving vessel with 39 people aboard. Crews from the Coast Guard, Santa Barbara […]

September 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Canine Training, Trout Fishing and River Tubing Now Have Something in Common: WaiverSign

Waiver Signature Release

SALT LAKE CITY, UT — WaiverSign, a leading online liability waiver solution, removes the headache of collecting paper liability waivers for participants. Three highly diverse clients have just signed on. Two of these companies provide water-based adventures centered around trout fishing or river tubing, while the third client trains dogs. Each wanted to step up internal […]

September 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Business,Business Directory,Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Experience 2019 Vuelta a España As VIP Spectator with Sports Tours International

Experience 2019 Vuelta a España As VIP Spectator with Sports Tours International

MANCHESTER, UK — The trio of the world’s most exciting professional bicycle competitions wraps up for the 2019 season with the 74th edition of Vuelta a España spinning through three, late-summer weeks. This third Grand Tour scheduled Aug. 24-Sept. 15 in Spain follows the season starter, Giro d ’Italia, and the series grand dame, Tour de […]

September 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Entertainment,Events,Family and food,Featured/Main article,Picture of the Week,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Wild Women Expeditions Takes Women’s Empowerment to New Heights in Peru

Visit Peru, Empower Women, Visit Peru With Women

CORNER BROOK, NL, CANADA — Achieving women often hit the proverbial “glass ceiling.” Until recently in Peru, mountains stood in the way of women. The pioneer of women-only travel, Wild Women Expeditions (https://wildwomenexpeditions.com/), is helping women in Peru ride a wave of change. Peruvian women can now serve as porters as well as play a […]

September 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Late Breaking News,Travel | Read More »

Island Beach Resort In San Diego Perfect For Families & Couples

San Diego Resort, Visit San Diego, San Diego

By George Christopher Thomas, Travel Writer SAN DIEGO, CA — The Paradise Point Beach Resort right next to Sea World in San Diego is perfect for any age and anyone wanting to relax on vacation.  The property has something for everyone, from the youngest that just wants to swim all day, to the grandmother that […]

September 2nd, 2019 | Posted in Family and food,Featured/Main article,Hotels,Resorts, and Spas,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

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