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Soulja Boy Arrested For Loaded Gun During Traffic Stop

Rapper Soulja Boy was arrested Wednesday morning, Jan. 22, after he was found carrying a loaded gun during a traffic stop. Soulja Boy, real name DeAndre Cortez Way, was in Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley when the car he was riding in was pulled over for running a stop sign, TMZ reported. Show More Summary

Under $500k Club: Remodeled NoHo Modern By Palmer & Krisel Asking $499k

Between 1950 and 1966, the architecture firm of Dan Palmer and William Krisel designed about 4,000 houses in the San Fernando Valley, including this mid-century modern located on a cul de sac...

San Fernando Valley cityscapes: An example of the benefits of fractal devastation?

I know we have some readers in the L.A. area and you might be interested in a comment on our recent post regarding the beneficial (in a Jane Jacobs sense) effects of selective devastation of micro-neighborhoods in a city. I gave theShow More Summary

Arsenio Hall's Car Accident Leaves Comedian Uninjured

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say talk show host Arsenio Hall drove off a road in the San Fernando Valley but he's uninjured. Sgt. Russell Carr tells City News Service that Hall lost control of his Porsche and drove into a dirt shoulder at around 7:15 p.m. Show More Summary

North Hollywood: Get Ready For The Garland, Opening in LA This Summer

8 months agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

While you might be decorating your house with garland right now, we're thinking of another kind of Garland right now. Los Angeles' North Hollywood neighborhood in the San Fernando Valley is finally getting a much-needed boutique hotel,...Show More Summary

JFK Remembered: Rosey Grier

The former Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle and bodyguard for Robert F. Kennedy reflects on the 50-year anniversary of the assassination of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy: "I was in San Fernando Valley with the Rams. We were at practice running around and [coach] Harland Svare came out and blew the whistle. Show More Summary

Paparazzi Crackdown: Can California Protect the Tots of Tinseltown?

On a recent fall day in Los Angeles’ San Fernando Valley, a group of paparazzi waited eagerly outside a school Halloween party. When actress Sandra Bullock and her three-year-old son Louis finally emerged dressed as skeletons, the photographers scrambled to get a good angle. Show More Summary

Lamar Odom Chills with his Buds in the San Fernando Valley

Getting into a good mood with a group of friends, Lamar Odom was photographed at a bar in the San Fernando Valley, CA. Towering over his buds on Thursday night (November 14), the basketball superstar wore a large white tee with a back trumpet inscribed across the chest. Show More Summary

Kim Kardashian Falls at Yard Sale: HA!

We all saw her lying down as part of the Kim Kardashian sex tape. But Kim Kardashian was on her butt for a different reason yesterday: The reality star attended a yard sale in a San Fernando Valley parking lot when she took a step backward...Show More Summary

Kim Kardashian -- Falls On Her Ass for a Pile of Old Crap

9 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Kim Kardashian went to a yard sale, and then nearly had one of her own -- tripping over a pile of old crap... right in front of cameras.Kim showed up for the sale in a parking lot in the San Fernando Valley... and proceeded to step backward onto…

'Real Housewives' Star Injured in Terrifying On-Set Explosion

Post by Jenny Erikson. Former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Adrienne Maloof was injured just moments ago in an explosion on the CBS lot in the San Fernando Valley. She was on set doing a segment for an entertainment show when...Show More Summary

Adrienne Maloof -- Injured in Explosion

9 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Adrienne Maloof was injured a few minutes ago while shooting a segment for an entertainment show on the CBS lot in the San Fernando Valley. Sources say a light got too hot and popped over Adrienne.  One eyewitness says the former "R...

Lamar Odom -- He Can't Keep Up the Khloe Lie Anymore

9 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Lamar Odom seems to be waiving the white flag over his marriage -- at least that's the way it appeared when he was asked about Khloe Kardashian on his way out of a birthday lunch.Lamar went to Casa Vega in the San Fernando Valley -- a place Kim,…

Khloe Kardashian/Lamar Odom -- SECRETLY Selling Family Home

9 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom are packing it in -- we've learned they are secretly selling their Tarzana mansion.Real estate sources tell TMZ... Khloe has given several San Fernando Valley realtors a pocket listing -- meaning the house will not…

Book excerpt: The Valley rises and Mulholland falls

Part 2 of an excerpt adapted from "San Fernando Valley: America's Suburb" for the 100th anniversary of the Los Angeles Aqueduct.

Part one: LA and its Owens Valley water

A couple of the chapters in my book on the San Fernando Valley deal with the Los Angeles Aqueduct and how abundant water changed the city and the valley. It holds up, I'm pleased to say. For this week's anniversary, here's an adapted version.

CA: High-Speed Rail System Could Destroy Businesses and Farms

The proposed high-speed rail that would connect San Francisco to the San Fernando Valley has been a highly debated topic, sparking anger among some Valley farmers, businesses and the county supervisors as they fight against a project some say would ruin...

Reviving the Los Angeles River

10 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Tapped

One hundred years ago next week, the water came to Los Angeles. On November 5, 1913, civic dignitaries gathered at the north end of the arid, undeveloped San Fernando Valley for the opening of the Los Angeles Aqueduct, a marvel of both engineering and chicanery. Show More Summary

2013 Halloween Haunts Itinerary: Santa Clarita

Looking for Halloween Horror in the North San Fernando Valley? Stop by Heritage Haunt, Pumkin Jack’s Haunted House, and the Dark Realm. [NOTE: Halloween Haunt Itineraries are self-guided tours of haunted attractions that are conveniently located in one area. With a map or a GPS, you can easily hit all of them in one night and [...]

Densification: Sprawl-Loving Valley Now Embracing Dense Urbany Centers

The Los Angeles basin is working its ass off to pedestrianize and bikeify and densify, and now the sprawling, boulevarded hellscape to the north wants in on that. A people-friendly San Fernando Valley? What a world! And when else to...

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