| Apr 3, 2012
| 7:56 AM
Democratic Reps. Brad Sherman and Howard Berman aren’t the only ones throwing brickbats at each other in the contentious race for a newly drawn San Fernando Valley congressional district seat — the two lesser-known Republicansin the contest...
| Oct 5, 2012
Redistricting of the state's congressional seats led to retirement announcements by two Southern California GOP stalwarts. Republicans will miss them. There's a good chance Democrats will as well, because even though they may not yet appreciate the fact,...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Thursday, October 11. Live near the Noth Hollywood Metro Red Line station? You may want to safeguard your electronics and pricey possessions.
Crime around the station rose 19 percent, police told the Contra Costa Times....
| Oct 13, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Good morning, readers! Today is Saturday, October 13. An up-and-coming North Hollywood actress aspires to have a long career like Meryl Streep.
Emayatzy Corinealdi, 32, stars in the film "Middle of Nowhere" and told the L.A. Times, "Moving here to L.A.,...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, October 17. How much does it cost to win the votes of residents in the Valley?
So far, $9 million. That's the amount Reps. Howard Berman and Brad Sherman have spent on their campaigns for a newly-drawn...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Good morning, readers! Today is Saturday, October 20. The Los Angeles City Council is looking for ways to deal with a multi-million-dollar deficit.
Two proposals to increase taxes might appear on the March ballot, reports the Daily News.
A clinic that...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 4:17 PM
Former President Clinton continues to be a hot commodity in contested congressional races.
At 5 p.m. Tuesday, Clinton will participate in a rally at UC Irvine to endorse several Democrats in Southern California races targeted by both major parties as...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 5:47 PM
The fierce battle between Democratic Reps. Howard Berman and Brad Sherman for a San Fernando Valley congressional seat has surpassed the $13-million mark for spending, making it among the costliest House races in the country, according to new campaign...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, October 29. A 3.9-magnitude earthquake shook parts of the region on Sunday morning.
Eight aftershocks were triggered by the earthquake, which was epicentered in the Newhall area. There were no reports of damage...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, October 31. Happy Halloween!
Throwing a party in the Northeast Valley? The police department may be monitoring them more closely after City Councilman Richard Alarcon won support for a "party patrol," reports...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 11:33 AM
The Democratic slugfest underway in California's 30th Congressional District is the product of two political developments of recent years: the open primary and nonpartisan redistricting.
The former means that the two top finishers in the upcoming...