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Chicago Restaurant Week 2020 Starts On January 24th: Online Reservations Now Open!

Visit Chicago, Chicago Restaurant Week, Eat & Drink & Be Merry

CHICAGO, IL — From January 24 – February 9, 2020, Choose Chicago welcomes the return of the city’s eagerly anticipated 13th annual Chicago Restaurant Week (CRW). Diners can now reserve tables online for multi-course meals at their favorite Chicagoland eateries at eatitupchicago.com. This year, the selection is record-breaking and greater than ever, with more than 400 restaurants participating, including […]

January 5th, 2020 | Posted in Business,Family and food,Featured/Main article,Picture of the Week,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

EDITORIAL: As Australia Burns, Their Leaders Refuse To Take Definitive Steps To Battle Climate Change

Visit Australia, Global Warming, Climate Change

According to Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, there’s no need to panic. But tell that to the tens of thousands of Australians who are evacuating their homes and the thousands of endangered koalas that have lost their lives due to the bushfires. The flames have been raging across the nation for months and have destroyed […]

January 5th, 2020 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Opinions and Editorial,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Milwaukee To Be America’s Most Showcased City In 2020

Visit Milwaukee, America's Cities, Democratic National Convention

MILWAUKEE, WI — On the heels of the Democratic National Convention and Ryder Cup, Milwaukee will play host to the largest travel writer convention in the world, the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW). The event, October 11-15, 2020, will bring 300 of the most prestigious travel journalists to the state as part of its […]

January 5th, 2020 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Location, History & Hollywood, Las Vegas National Golf Club Has It All

Location, History & Hollywood, Las Vegas National Golf Club Has It All

Las Vegas National Is The “Golf Course Of The Week” By George C. Thomas, Golf Writer LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – If you were to be hitting 5 irons from the Las Vegas Strip, this iconic and historic golf course is an easy 5 iron away from the heart of the action.  And they say location, […]

December 27th, 2019 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

EDITORIAL: Dolphins Are Dying At An Alarming Rate In The English Channel

Save The Dolphins, Dolphins Should Live, Dolphins In The U.K.

Brexit has been one of the most tumultuous and divisive events of the decade – a decade politically defined by partisanship and chaos. The UK general election resulted in a win for the Conservative Party, so party leader and Prime Minister Boris Johnson is rushing ahead with his plan for UK’s withdrawal from the EU […]

December 27th, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Opinions and Editorial,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Nevada Democrats Excited To Host Presidential Debate Just Days Before The February 22nd Caucus

Nevada Democrats, Nevada Caucus, Democratic Contest

In response to the DNC announcing four new debates in January and February, including one in Las Vegas, Nevada, Nevada State Democratic Party Chair William McCurdy II released the following statement: “Nevada plays a crucial role in the presidential primary as the first Western state, the first diverse state, and the first battleground state to make its […]

December 27th, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Politics Government,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Kuster and Pappas Passed Bill to Lower Prescription Drug Costs, While Trump Breaks Promises

New Hampshire, New Hampshire Democrats, Visit New Hampshire

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE — Following the U.S. House of Representatives’ passage of H.R. 3, the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act, which Congresswoman Kuster and Congressman Pappas co-sponsored, New Hampshire Democratic Party Chair Raymond Buckley released the following statement: “Annie Kuster and Chris Pappas have delivered a massive victory for working families across […]

December 27th, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Politics Government | Read More »

Iowa Democratic Party Announces Satellite Caucus Locations for 2020 Caucuses

Iowa First In The Nation

Iowans will be able to caucus at 99 additional sites around the world — Over 80 percent of applications approved for satellite caucuses DES MOINES — Late last week, the Iowa Democratic Party announced 99 satellite caucus locations for Iowa voters to participate in the first-in-the-nation caucuses during extended hours at a venue other than […]

December 27th, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Politics Government,Van Nuys News | Read More »

President Trump Signs Cárdenas Bills to Name Post Offices in Honor of Marilyn Monroe and Ritchie Valens

MArilyn Monroe Post Office, Marilyn Monroe Van Nuys, Marilyn Monroe

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, President Donald Trump signed two bills into law to rename post offices after the legendary musicians Marilyn Monroe and Ritchie Valens. The two bills, introduced by Congressmen Tony Cárdenas (CA-29), passed the House of Representatives in October and the Senate last month. “I’m proud that my bills to rename post offices in honor of […]

December 13th, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Politics Government,Van Nuys Entertainment,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Chairman Nadler Announces the Introduction of Articles of Impeachment Against President Donald J. Trump

Trump Impeached, Nadler Files Articles Of Impeachment, President Impeached

Washington, D.C. –Today, Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and the House Judiciary Committee introduced two articles of impeachment against President Donald J. Trump for Abuse of Power and Obstruction of Congress. The articles can be found here. “The President abused his power by pressuring Ukraine to help his re-election campaign. For members of Congress this is […]

December 10th, 2019 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Politics Government,Van Nuys News | Read More »

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