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The Rainbow Plantation Is The Perfect Place To Stay For Exploring The Big Island

Rainbow Plantation

CAPTAIN COOK, HAWAII — The best thing about visiting Kona and the Big Island is how close everything is for enjoying snorkeling and golf, or just relaxing by the beach. The Rainbow Plantation is located in Captain Cook, just south of Kona town, and is right next to the trail that takes you to the […]

March 28th, 2016 | Posted in Late Breaking News | Read More »

Pulitzer Prizes Expand Eligibility In Feature And Investigative Categories

Gold Medal

NEW YORK, NY — The Pulitzer Prizes in journalism, which honor the work of American newspapers and news sites, have expanded eligibility for two prize categories, Investigative Reporting and Feature Writing, to include many online and print magazines, the Pulitzer Prize Board announced this month. The Board has also amended its rules regarding partnerships. Alongside […]

December 22nd, 2014 | Posted in Late Breaking News | Read More »

Happy 393rd Thanksgiving America!

Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is recognized as an all American holiday, (even though Canada, Grenada, Liberia, The Netherlands and Norfolk Island all have one too), whose tradition started in the year 1621 when the pilgrims dined with the native Americans to celebrate a good harvest.  President Abraham Lincoln made it official in 1863, and President Franklin D. Roosevelt […]

November 27th, 2014 | Posted in Featured/Main article | Read More »

Golf Editor Arthur “Jeff” Thomas Scores His 10th “Almost Hole-In-One”

Lindero Country Club

AGOURA HILLS, CA — The Van Nuys News Press’ own Golf Editor Arthur “Jeff” Thomas scored his 10th “Almost Hole-In-One” at Lindero Country Club this past weekend. “I was witness to the golf shot, and it had amazing ball flight.  Thomas hit a 7-iron from around 145 yards into the wind to a slightly elevated […]

April 6th, 2014 | Posted in Golf Course of the Week,Travel | 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 »

Van Nuys Congressman Tony Cardenas Amends “Fatally Flawed” Farm Bill

Rep. Cardenas

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley) successfully added an amendment to the 2013 Farm Bill on the floor of the U.S. House on Wednesday evening. However, Cárdenas was forced to join a majority of the House, voting no on the Farm Bill, because of devastating cuts to nutrition assistance programs, which […]

June 23rd, 2013 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

Golfers: Forget Schlepping Sticks, Get Club Hub In The Mix

Golf Clubs

SCOTTSDALE, AZ — Nobody likes the hassle or expense associated with lugging golf clubs around the airport while traveling. Next time you visit Scottsdale for a golf getaway, take the hassle out of schlepping your sticks with Club Hub, offering premier TaylorMade rentals shipped directly to your hotel. Or, if you’re heading straight from the airport […]

May 26th, 2013 | Posted in Business Directory | Read More »

Butterfly Wonderland Takes Its First Flight

Butterflies, Scottsdale, Visit Arizona, Van Nuys News Press

SCOTTSDALE, AZ — Ever felt the delicate wings of a butterfly flutter past your face? Scottsdale’s newest world-class attraction, Butterfly Wonderland, part of the Talking Stick Destination in the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, invites you to experience just that. Opening on May 25, this one-of-a-kind museum boasts the largest butterfly pavilion in the United […]

May 26th, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

VEDC Receives Micro-Enterprise Grant From Citi Foundation


Funds Support Entrepreneurship Training LOS ANGELES, CA — The Valley Economic Development Center (VEDC) has received a $50,000 grant from the Citi Foundation Grant to support its Micro Enterprise Initiative (METI), an eight-week training program tailored to entrepreneurs looking to start or expand their businesses. The METI program will focus on small business owners who […]

May 26th, 2013 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Local Newspaper To Media Sponsor Half Marathon In Ventura, CA

VAN NUYS, CA – The Van Nuys News Press, a local weekly newspaper in the San Fernando Valley, has joined forces with the Shoreline Half Marathon, 5k & 10k on July 14th, 2013 to promote health, wellness and fitness.  Over the past four years, the Shoreline Half Marathon in Ventura has donated over $12,000 to […]

May 25th, 2013 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

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