Tuesday May 14
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Man rescued from chimney in LA's Sylmar area
Los Angeles police say they saved a man who was stuck in a chimney at a Los Angeles recreation center after he called 911 from the tight space.
Tuesday May 14
Man Arrested After Officials Rescue Him From Chimney In Sylmar
A man was arrested early Tuesday morning after he called 911 for help when he got trapped in the chimney of a two-story building in Sylmar Park.
Fri May 10, 2013
Herbalife Hosts 3rd Annual Mothera s Day Luncheon for Women at Hope Gardens Family Center
For three consecutive years, Herbalife has hosted approximately 70 women and their children at a special Mother's Day luncheon to acknowledge and celebrate all they do.
Thu May 09, 2013
LAPD 'Party Car' in Valley Ready to Bust Your Backyard Shindig
Cops are spread thin in this country-sized city of nearly 500 square miles. Call one and she might come -- if you have a serious emergency.
LA Daily News
LAPD in Sylmar to get extra funding to deal with out-of-control parties
Los Angeles police officers in the Sylmar neighborhood will get extra cash to patrol out-of-control parties thanks to funding that will be announced Thursday by City Councilman Richard Alarcon.
Wed May 08, 2013
LA Daily News
Construction resumes on stalled L.A. Mission College arts center
Four years ago, Los Angeles Mission College broke ground on what was supposed to be a state-of-the-art Media Arts Center financed by voter-approved bonds.
Mon May 06, 2013
Bionic eye maker has vision of the future
"A lot of the folks straight out of school didn't know any better, so I hired them instead," quipped Greenberg, chief executive of Second Sight Medical Products Inc., a Sylmar, Calif., biotech company.
Fri May 03, 2013
Heavy Rail, or a Light Rail/BRT Mix? Garcetti and Greuel Discuss Options for Sepulveda Pass
Flanked by City Council Transportation Committee Chair Bill Rosendahl and Sherman Oaks Home Owner's Association President Richard Close, Wendy Greuel argues the city needs to do more for commuters, especially those using the 405.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Feinstein denies husband's ties to rail bidder
Dianne Feinstein's husband has no financial ties to the lowest-bidding partnership to design and build the first segment of the state's $68 billion high-speed rail system, an aide said.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Royal Purple Extends 'Outperformer' Series
Synthetic motor oil company Royal Purple is extending a video program launched last year called "Outperformer," which focuses on successful racers and customizers of cars, bikes and just about anything with a big engine.
Pedestrian Fatally Struck In Sylmar
The accident happened just before 5 a.m. near the intersection of Hubbard Street and Dronfield Avenue, the Los Angeles County Coroner's office said.
Fri Apr 19, 2013
My Mother Lode
Calif. high-speed rail agency changed bid criteria
California's high-speed rail authority changed its rules for selecting a company to build the first phase of the bullet train in a way that allowed a California bidder to emerge as the lead candidate despite having the lowest technical rating for safety and design quality, a newspaper reported Friday.