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  1. Valley Duo Accused of Insurance FraudRead the original story

    Thursday | San Fernando Business Journal

    Two Valley residents suspected of leading an insurance fraud ring were arrested Thursday along with 13 others for allegedly staging auto collisions and filing for half a million dollars in bogus claims. Edwin Bautista, 41, of Sylmar, and Luis Bautista, 32, of Pacoima, were accused of filing nearly 18 fraudulent auto insurance claims within the past two years, with the help of 27 accomplices.

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  2. Peggy J. LibengoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... Strongsville; two grandchildren, Bryden and Carlee. She is also survived by two sisters, Diane McCullough (Robert) of Sylmar, California and Vicki Stefansky (John) of Apopka, Florida. Friends will be received 5 until 8 P.M., Thursday, January 29, ...

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  3. Man Charged in the Murder of Tattoo Artist TrigzRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | LA Weekly

    A 31-year-old suspect from Sylmar has been arrested and charged in connection with the murder of the famed tattoo, graffiti and piercing artist known as Trigz, police said today. Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department today said Robert Falcon was charged yesterday with suspicion of murder.

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  4. Gusty winds knock out power to 55K in Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Monterey County Herald

    ... in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles. The National Weather Service says a gauge in the mountains above Sylmar registered a gust of 79 mph just before 5 a.m. The Santa Anas are generated during cooler months when westward currents reach ...

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  5. Santa Ana winds topple trees in south CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Daily Herald

    ... in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles. The National Weather Service says a gauge in the mountains above Sylmar registered a gust of 79 mph just before 5 a.m. The Santa Anas are generated during cooler months when westward currents reach ...

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  6. Wind Knocks Out Power to ThousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Patch.com

    Wind gusts of 60 miles per hour toppled trees, power lines and at least one large billboard in the San Fernando Valley today. A National Weather Service gauge at Camp Nine, in the mountains above Sylmar, took a 79 mile per hour gust from the north at 4:55 a.m., the agency said.

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  7. Boys' basketball: Van Nuys is challenging Sylmar in the Valley Mission LeagueRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Los Angeles Times

    Van Nuys, at 11-10 overall and 5-1 in the Valley Mission League, is set to face Sylmar on Wednesday to decide first place.

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  8. Drug-resistant tuberculosis a tiny - but potent - foe in L.A. CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Los Angeles Times

    Dr. Caitlin Reed examines her patient at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center in Sylmar. He suffers from extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis.

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  9. Drug-resistant tuberculosis a tiny - but potent - foe in L.A. CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Los Angeles Times

    Dr. Caitlin Reed examines her patient at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center in Sylmar. He suffers from extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis.

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  10. Teen arrested in connection with fatal stabbing in SylmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | LA Daily News

    SYLMAR >> A 17-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the killing of an 18-year-old man found stabbed to death inside the Sylmar townhouse he shared with his mother and siblings, police said Friday. The stabbing in the 14000 block of Astoria Street was discovered about 9 a.m. Thursday by police after the 17-year-old, a friend of the victim, called police to say “something bad” had happened to his friend, LAPD Lt.

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  11. LAPD Detectives Search For Suspect In Fatal Stabbing Of 18-Year-Old Sylmar ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | CBS Local

    ... local source for news coverage. KNX 1070 is one of the most respected and honored stations in the nation and has [] SYLMAR (CBSLA.com) - Los Angeles Police detectives are on the hunt for a suspect or suspects in the fatal stabbing of an 18-year-old ...

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  12. Teen arrested in fatal Sylmar stabbing, 2nd suspect soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Los Angeles Times

    A 17-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder after he called police early Thursday about a fatal stabbing in a Sylmar town home, authorities said. The teen contacted police shortly before 9 a.m., telling them "something bad" had happened at the town home in the 14000 block of Astoria Street, said Lt.

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  13. JHU Applied Physics Laboratory awarded $4 million to develop retinal prosthesis systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Medical News

    ... technologies. The work will be conducted in close collaboration with Second Sight Medical Products, Inc., a Sylmar, California-based company that develops, manufactures and markets implantable visual prosthetics for blind individuals. APL will be ...

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  14. Man Fatally Stabbed During Fight in SylmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | NBC Los Angeles

    Authorities responded to the 14000 block of Astorian Street in the San Fernando Valley community at about 9 a.m. The location appeared to be a townhouse or condominium development. Officers found blood outside a residence before locating the deceased victim inside the home., said LAPD Officer Saul Paredes.

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  15. LAPD Investigating Fatal Stabbing In SylmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | CBS Local

    ... a call just before 9 a.m. regarding a person threatening another with a knife in the 14000 block of Astoria Street in Sylmar. When officers arrived on scene, they discovered blood on the walls of a unit and a man in hi early 20s stabbed to death ...

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  16. Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab Receives $4 Million to Develop a Retinal ProsthesisRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Newswise

    ... technologies. The work will be conducted in close collaboration with Second Sight Medical Products, Inc., a Sylmar, California-based company that develops, manufactures and markets implantable visual prosthetics for blind individuals. APL will be ...

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  17. In San Fernando Valley shooting spree that left 4 dead, Alexander Hernandez pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | LA Daily News

    A man who allegedly went on a shooting spree that left four people dead in the San Fernando Valley pleaded not guilty today to murder and other charges. Alexander Hernandez, 34, of Sylmar, is charged with four counts of murder for the Aug. 21 killing of Gilardo Morales and the Aug. 24 killings of Gloria Tovar, Michael Planells and Mariana Franco.

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  18. Man suspected in Valley shooting rampage pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Los Angeles Times

    ... one of three victims at three separate shootings in the Valley on Aug. 24. (Christina House / For The Times) A Sylmar man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to killing four people during a five-day shooting rampage in the San Fernando Valley. Alexander ...

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  19. Mayor Garcetti's quake retrofit plan draws cautious early supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Los Angeles Times

    ... would be catastrophic in the event of a huge quake. The dangers of concrete buildings have been known since the 1971 Sylmar earthquake, when hospital buildings were destroyed. Wooden buildings with weak first floors are also a well-known risk: this ...

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  20. Driver Flees Crash With Train: LAFDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | NBC Los Angeles

    Some Metrolink trains were delayed north of Sylmar after a train carrying 220 people collided with a car Monday, Jan. 5. The driver of a car that collided with a commuter train in the San Fernando Valley fled the scene Monday morning, fire officials said. The Metrolink train collided with the car at about 6:45 a.m. at 10800 San Fernando Road, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.

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