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Former Editor Mike Pride Elected Pulitzer Prize Administrator

Former Editor Mike Pride

NEW YORK, NEW YORK — Mike Pride, the former editor of the Concord Monitor who led his small New Hampshire newspaper to national prominence and served as co-chair of the Pulitzer Prize Board, has been named administrator of the Pulitzer Prizes. The appointment, effective Sept. 1, was announced by the Pulitzer Board and by Lee […]

July 6th, 2014 | Posted in National News,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Female Veterans struggle to receive disability benefits for Military Sexual Trauma

Female Veterans

Imagine yourself as a young woman who has decided to halt civilian life and serve your country in the armed forces. You have prepared for a new life and are completely aware of the difficulties and troubles that lie ahead as you defend America against enemies of the state, both domestic and foreign. You experience […]

May 7th, 2014 | Posted in National News | Read More »

Local Weekly Newspaper Opens Office In New York City

New York City

Publishing Group Expanding Into The Big Apple NEW YORK CITY, NY — The Van Nuys News Press, the premiere local weekly newspaper in the San Fernando Valley, has announced they will opening a new office in New York City.  The publishing group will have an office in the Big Apple, along with their two current […]

March 28th, 2014 | Posted in Business,Featured/Main article,National News,Van Nuys News | Read More »

City Attorney Alerts Gun Buyers of Firearms Laws, Responsibilities, Gun Violence Prevention

In an effort keep guns out of the wrong hands, three top California law enforcement officials began sending letters to all Los Angeles gun buyers. The letter, sent last week by City Attorney Trutanich, LAPD Chief Charlie Beck and California Attorney Kamala Harris to gun buyers during the state’s 10-day waiting period between when a […]

December 25th, 2012 | Posted in National News,Politics Government | Read More »

Congressman Sherman Commends Chief Justice Roberts

Congressman Brad Sherman

Washington D.C. “Today Chief Justice Roberts provided a well-reasoned legal analysis based on precedent. In doing so, he helped bolster confidence in the United States Supreme Court, while dispelling the view that all controversial cases are decided on party lines. In his opinion, he noted that every reasonable construction of a statute must be considered, […]

June 28th, 2012 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,National News,Politics Government | Read More »

Supreme Court Decision a Victory for Small Businesses Looking for Relief from High Healthcare Costs

Small Business Majority

The following is a statement by John Arensmeyer, founder & CEO of Small Business Majority, on the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling today upholding the Affordable Care Act. June 28, 2012 The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling today upholding the Affordable Care Act is a victory for small business owners who have struggled with the excessively high […]

June 28th, 2012 | Posted in Business,National News,Politics Government | Read More »

Yaroslavsky Hails Supreme Court Decision Upholding Affordable Care Act

Zev Yaroslavsky, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chairman

Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chairman Zev Yaroslavsky issued the following statement in response to today’ s Supreme Court decision substantially upholding The Affordable Care Act, President Obama’s health-care reform legislation: “Today’s decision by Supreme Court affirms the principle that access to affordable, quality health care is a right, not a privilege.  It’s high […]

June 28th, 2012 | Posted in Late Breaking News,National News,Politics Government | Read More »

Supreme Court Ruling a Victory for Los Angeles County’s Uninsured Population

Los Angeles County Seal

The following is a statement from Mitchell H. Katz, M.D., Director, Los Angeles County Department of Health Services As a result of today’s decision by the Supreme Court to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), over 80% of the 2.2 million people who are currently uninsured in Los Angeles County stand to […]

June 28th, 2012 | Posted in Late Breaking News,National News,Politics Government | Read More »

Everyone Has a Legal Right for Bail Bonds

A defendant held in any jail in California, Los Angeles Jail for example, has a right to bail below present law unless there’s sufficient proof or reason not to grant the bail. Any individual charged or accused of committing a crime is presumed innocent till confirmed guilty in a court of law. Simply because of […]

June 21st, 2012 | Posted in National News | Read More »

Help Save Starving Polar Bears

Polar bears in the Hudson Bay are starving during the long summer months as the ice they rely on to hunt for food melts earlier each spring and later in the fall due to rising global temperatures fueled by carbon pollution. That’s why the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing limits on industrial carbon pollution […]

May 16th, 2012 | Posted in National News | Read More »

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