Trend Results : Fernando Valley


Blog Post Results (1-20 of 950)

FILTER RESULTS

L.A. Council President Herb Wesson names himself temporary overseer of Valley district

Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson said Thursday that he has selected himself to temporarily manage the San Fernando Valley district represented until recently by Felipe Fuentes. Wesson, whose own district stretches from Koreatown to South Los Angeles, will oversee services in the northeast...

See inside ‘Game of Thrones’ star Lena Headey’s laid-back Valley home

Vacation vibes Lena Headey, who plays Cersei Lannister on Game of Thrones, lives in an area of Los Angeles that’s not exactly known as a celebrity enclave. In the San Fernando Valley, she has reinvented a 1950s suburban home, stripping...Show More Summary

Lake Balboa couple turns a cookie-cutter house into a modern family home

The San Fernando Valley always gets a bad rap. People say it's too far, it's too hot, it's too suburban, but maybe those people haven't given the Valley a fair shake—or maybe they haven't seen this house. There are a surprising number...Show More Summary

Moral Hazard

The death threats began shortly after September 11, 2001. Every few days, for about four months, Khaled Abou El Fadl would receive an angry, anonymous phone call at either his San Fernando Valley home or his UCLA office. In his e-mail...Show More Summary

Bobby Chacon, former two-division boxing champion from Sylmar, dies at 64

Bobby Chacon, a San Fernando Valley boxer who won world titles in two weight classes, died Wednesday at age 64. Chacon, who had long suffered from the effects of brain damage, fell and struck his head in a Hemet care facility early Wednesday morning and succumbed to his injuries, said Ricky Farris,...

Jerry Heller -- Funeral N.W.A.-Less (PHOTO GALLERY)

Jerry Heller's funeral had lots of West Coast rap connections... none named Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, The D.O.C. or MC Ren. Heller's service was packed to the gills in the San Fernando Valley -- Heller's friends, family and even Daz Dillinger were…

Metrolink Train Collides With Truck In The San Fernando Valley, Injuring 21

The Los Angeles Fire Department reports that there were no serious injuries. [ more › ]

Metrolink train crashes into truck in Sun Valley

A Metrolink train hit a vehicle in Sun Valley on Tuesday morning near San Fernando Boulevard, officials said. The Los Angeles-bound train on the Antelope Valley line struck a box truck on the tracks near Sunland Boulevard around 10:30 a.m., the Los Angeles Fire Department said. Delays of numerous...

The Jet Set: Wealthy Touring Colleges in Private Planes

3 weeks agoNews : Newsweek: US

On a late August morning, in the dusky haze of the San Fernando Valley, a former Los Angeles politician boards a Gulfstream G200 jet with his teenage son. Inside the 175-square-foot, overwhelmingly beige cabin, complimentary varsityShow More Summary

As enrollment declines, L.A. public schools borrow a tactic from the charters: marketing

First a delivery truck plastered with pictures of smiling children started making the rounds of the northeast San Fernando Valley last spring. Then came a billboard on Van Nuys Boulevard for the same 90-year-old product: a Los Angeles public school. “I saw the ad. Are you enrolling new students?”...

The Gentle Barn: 17 Years of Saving Animals and Healing Children

The Gentle Barn was founded 17 years ago by Ellie Laks in her back yard in The San Fernando Valley. Today it is located on a much larger property in Santa Clarita just thirty minutes north of Los Angeles and they have a location in Knoxville, Tennessee also. Show More Summary

L.A. Councilman Felipe Fuentes plans to step down and become a lobbyist

Los Angeles City Councilman Felipe Fuentes said Sunday he will resign from his post next month, a move that could leave his San Fernando Valley district without a representative on the council until next summer. Fuentes, who represents the northeast Valley, intends to step down Sept. 11, nearly...

Dallas Cowboys' Orlando Scandrick buys a home in Tarzana for $2.8 million

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick is moving his cleats from one part of the San Fernando Valley to another. Scandrick, who recently put his Woodland Hills home back on the market, has closed sale on an estate in a gated Tarzana neighborhood for $2.8 million. The French chateau-inspired...

Where to See the Best Public Art in the San Fernando Valley

The San Fernando Valley is large, diverse and congested. With that in mind, we tried to make this guided tour of some of the area's coolest public art a bit more manageable by confining it to just the northern half of the Valley. Still, this journey could become a literal...

Man suspected of fatal hit-and-run leads police on lengthy chase

A man suspected of fleeing the scene of a fatal hit-and run was arrested early Saturday after leading authorities on a pursuit that stretched from the San Fernando Valley to Pacific Palisades. Mark Christian Johnson, 54, was driving a 2010 Toyota Prius north on Sepulveda Boulevard in North Hills...

VOTD: Tour Guillermo del Toro’s Bleak House With Andy Richter

2 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

If you’re even a casual Guillermo del Toro fan, you’ve probably heard of Bleak House, the director’s second home. It looks like any other San Fernando Valley suburban home from the outside, but inside is a treasure trove of weird and...Show More Summary

Recall effort against Valley Councilman Paul Krekorian fizzles

Critics have fallen short in their attempt to oust Los Angeles City Councilman Paul Krekorian, who represents North Hollywood, Valley Village and Studio City. The recall effort was launched earlier this year by San Fernando Valley residents who argued that Krekorian had inappropriately favored...

Autopsy Report Released on Justin Bieber Lookalike Who Appeared on E! Series

A Justin Bieber fan who underwent a series of plastic surgeries in an effort to look like the pop singer, and who was found dead last year in a Motel 6 in the San Fernando Valley, died from “a lethal...

Estate of the late Andrew R. Getty sells in Hollywood Hills West for $6.1 million

A sprawling Hollywood Hills villa where the late Andrew R. Getty, an heir to the Getty oil fortune, made his home for nearly two decades has sold for $6.1 million. Sitting on a hilltop overlooking the San Fernando Valley, the classic Spanish Revival estate is firmly rooted in Old Hollywood history....

Neighborhood Spotlight: Sherman Oaks holds on to its suburbia and mall cred

Now a vibrant community with mom-and-pop shops and quiet, tree-lined streets, Sherman Oaks was once blanketed by citrus groves, like much of the San Fernando Valley. But by the 1950s, it became one of the first commercially and residentially developed neighborhoods. The Los Angeles Suburban Homes...

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC