Virtual Reality: You'll Believe A Geek Can Fly
This past weekend in Sylmar, a neighborhood in the far north end of Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley, a few hundred curious nerds descended upon New Deal Studios , a production company and special effects house who played host to the latest Virtual Reality Los Angeles event.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
A graphic in a Democratic TV ad falsely states that New Jersey GOP House candidate Tom MacArthur was "accused of cheating disaster victims."
Wed Aug 13, 2014
San Fernando Sun
Revitalizing Sylmar's Bike Path
Have you biked or walked the path along San Fernando Road in Sylmar lately? Have you noticed the wild bushes, growing litter and/or horse droppings on the path? I have and I think it is time to revitalize the path to allow Sylmar's true beauty to shine through.
Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.
Second Sight Medical Files For $32M IPO
The maker of the world's first bionic eye files to go public for an IPO worth $31.5 million.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Los Angeles Times
San Fernando police officer fatally shoots man
A San Fernando Police Department officer shot and killed a man Tuesday afternoon in the northwest San Fernando Valley, officials said.
Los Angeles Times
Drunk man fatally shoots wife, waits for police on mattress, LAPD says
A 59-year-old Sylmar man shot his wife to death after a long night of drinking, then lay down and waited for police to arrest him Monday night, officials said.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
14-year-old becomes a fourth-generation violin craftsman at Studio City Music
STUDIO CITY >> Fourteen-year-old Nathan Benning cradled a violin 14 months in the making, fitted it to a freckly chin, then launched into a deep and resonant minor violin concerto.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
San Fernando Sun
Parents of Sylmar Child Describe Their Worst Nightmare
The parents and family members of Vincent "Vinny" Quintana, the 3-year-boy who died on July 30, spoke to the San Fernando Valley Sun/El Sol following what they called the "incorrect news" that reported their entire family was taking a long, three-hour midday nap and inferred that they weren't properly watching their child.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
NBC Los Angeles
Social Media Campaign Reminds Parents to Take Children Out of Hot Cars
A social media campaign has been launched in an effort to bring awareness about children left in hot cars.
Police Urge Parents Not To Leave Kids Alone In Hot Vehicles
Police and health officials Thursday warned the public about the dangers of leaving a child alone in a hot vehicle following the death of a Sylmar toddler.
3-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Dies In Hot Car
A 3-year-old boy in Southern California died Wednesday after he climbed into an unlocked car on a hot summer's day and was trapped, police said.
California toddler dies in hot car while family naps, police say
A 3-year-old California boy died Wednesday after climbing into his family's car in scorching heat, KTLA reported .
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Whittier Daily News
3-year-old boy dies after getting trapped inside hot car in Sylmar
SYLMAR >> A 3-year-old boy died Wednesday after climbing into a car at his home in Sylmar and becoming overcome by the afternoon heat, police said.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The Rise and Fall of Richard Alarcon
July 26--Former Los Angeles city councilman Richard Alarcon's grandfather plowed fields in North Hollywood, using horses to work the rich earth.
Sat Jul 26, 2014