• Erratic Driver Apprehended After Colliding with Fire Hydrant

    An almost hit & run driver was caught last Sunday night by LACo Sheriffs after hitting a fire hydrant and trying to leave the scene.  Neighbors had been complaining about the driver of a

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  • Meth Lab and Illegal Marijuana Growing Operation Discovered After Neighbors Report Smoke

    At approximately 8 PM on May 31, LAFD responded to reports of a house fire at 10071 Sunland Blvd.  Firefighters from Station 77 & 74 found a single story house with light smoke showing from

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  • Double Fatal Hit and Run Collision on Foothill Boulevard

    Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Valley Traffic Division are asking for the public’s help in providing any information that would lead to the identification and arrest of the

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Lifestyle

Good Shopping At Goodwill

Goodwill

By Denise Garcia Where do you go to step into a state of total delight? Where do you go to buy a thrill? Well. The answer is Goodwill, since September of 2000 this Goodwill Store located at 6545 Foothill Boulevard has been a successful operating business and a haven for its customers. Having an insight

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Join Garcetti’s Shelter Crisis Declaration

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By Amelia Anderson Announcing “A Bridge Home,” the next step in our plan to get our homeless neighbors off of LA’s streets.  As services begin to ramp up…as we continue the work of building supportive housing over the next ten years…a gap remains in neighborhoods across our city.  Thousands of people have simply lost jobs…missed

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Contributed

How to Safeguard This Big Investment

by Ed Castellanos Purchasing a home is one of the largest financial commitments you’ll ever make, and it’s understandable to want to protect your investment throughout the purchase process. When

Entertainment

View From The Rock

Yup, it was quite a week.

WOW! Another “week that was!” week.  Just when I thought that things were slowing down, an arsonist was cruising up and down the 210 freeway setting 6 fires.  The TSA told me that Sonia Tatulian

Crime Stats

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Crime Stats

Theft 01/08/18 04:00 PM 6300 BLOCK OF HONOLULU AV Burglary 01/05/18 08:10 PM 9400 BLOCK OF GLORY AV Burglary 01/05/18 05:00 PM 9600 BLOCK OF CREEMORE DR Thef 01/04/18 05:50 AM 7600 BLOCK OF

Letters

Save Central Park!

Dear Editor, This is my response to an individual who posted an LA Times article that reported the meeting where the museum project was promoted. Actually, the City did NOT have an Open Forum regarding the Armenian museum. The two meetings were NOT discussions. They were to PROMOTE what may be an eighty million dollar

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More Fires Mean Fewer Funds For Local USDA Forest Service Projects

by Randy Moore, Regional Forester, Pacific Southwest Region ,U.S. Dept .of Agriculture Forest Service Last year, more than 1,500 wildfires burned over 640,000 acres on National Forest System lands in California, including the Thomas Fire, the largest fire in California’s recorded history. The surrounding communities are still dealing with damage from debris flows caused by a

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The Perspective of Korean Community in Sunland-Tujunga

Korean people living in LA area spend busy time during the day and night. It can be working for the company or doing their own business. Most of them commute between foothill area and down town L.A near. They have occupations such as running a Korean sushi restaurant, garment factory, cleaner shop, or liquor shop

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Obituraries

Johanna (Jo) T. Klohs Swart, March 25, 1936 – March 31, 2018

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by Roger Swart  Jo was born in Nova Scotia Canada (Cape Breton Island) on March 25, 1936 to William 0. Klohs and Maria Klohs. Both parents were born in Germany. Her father fought in World War I for Germany under The Kaiser. After World War I, her parents came to Nova Scotia where her father

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Pets

Tips For Preventing Dog Bites

Every year about 4.7 million people are bitten by dogs. Among these, most are children. As a parent, you can reduce this risk by teaching your children smart behavior around dogs. Laying the

Recipes

Quinoa Salad with Serrano Chiles

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Quinoa is pronounced “keen-wah”. When I journeyed to Peru a couple of years ago with our son, Robert, he and I enjoyed this traditional grain salad on the balcony of a small restaurant about an hour from Cusco at 11,000 feet in elevation. While waiting for our food we noticed a bowl of small green

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Spring Carrot Tart

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My mom’s mom, Gran, was born and raised on a homested in a one-room cabin in Beresford, South Dakota, in the late 1800s. Winter was a time of ice and snow. In the month of January, the temperature would often drop below zero. During the winter, Gran and family relied on root cellar vegetables such

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Fresh Ojai Burritos

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I think we can all agree that a good burrito is made with fresh ingredients. The right combination of ingredients, however, is what distinguishes a good burrito from a great one. Here are my recommendations for what a great burrito must include at a minimum: • Fresh flour tortillas. Handmade tortillas are preferable to store-bought

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Movie Reviews

Movie Review: Red Sparrow

By Bob Garver “Red Sparrow” is a movie that never stays the same quality for very long. It’ll seem clever and intricate for a few scenes and then do something stupid. It’ll be bland and