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  1. Birmingham Charter, San Fernando Split Up City Wrestling ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | San Fernando Sun

    San Fernando has created and developed one of best boys' and girls' wrestling programs in the City Section, with 21 total team championships won since 1977. Yet that's what happened at the section championships held Feb. 17 at the Roybal Learning Center in Los Angeles.

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  2. El Camino Real Wrestles LAUSD Academic Decathlon Title Away from Granada HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | San Fernando Sun

    If any team was going to knock off Granada Hills Charter High as the Los Angeles Unified School District's Academic Decathlon champion, it figured to be a school with its own championship pedigree. El Camino Real Charter High accomplished that feat by scoring 60,714.0 out of a possible score of 65,880.0 points to win the district's 37th annual competition, besting Granada Hills and 55 other schools.

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  3. Man Sent to Prison for Boy's 2001 Kidnapping, Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | San Fernando Sun

    A Hollywood man who kidnapped a 14-year-old boy from a San Fernando Valley street in 2001 and sexually assaulted him was sentenced today to 35 years to life in prison. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Hayden Zacky lashed out at the defendant, Mirek Paul Voyt, 55, saying the crime destroyed the life of the victim - who was convicted five years later of murder and sentenced to life in prison.

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  4. Will Court Decision Temper Aggressive TactaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | San Fernando Sun

    In this Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, photo released by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement shows foreign nationals being arrested this week during a targeted enforcement operation conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement aimed at immigration fugitives, re-entrants and at-large criminal aliens in Los Angeles. Immigrant advocates on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, decried a series of arrests that federal deportation agents said aimed to round up criminals in Southern California but they believe mark a shift in enforcement under the Trump administration.

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  5. Tigers Know What Time It Is For ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | San Fernando Sun

    You won't hear well-worn clichA s like "unfinished business" or "it's our turn" coming from the San Fernando High girls' basketball team. But understand this.

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  6. GHCHS Wins Unofficial Round of Academic DecathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | San Fernando Sun

    Granada Hills Charter High has once again made itself the school to beat in this year's LAUSD Academic Decathlon. The Highlanders - who are the reigning regional, state and national champions - won the Feb. 3 "Super Quiz" unofficial competition at Roybal Learning Center in Los Angeles with 82 points.

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  7. Police Seize North Hollywood ArsenalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | San Fernando Sun

    A North Hollywood man who was allegedly caught in possession of an illegal stockpile of weapons and ammunition was charged with 29 misdemeanor counts, the City Attorney's Office announced Tuesday, Feb.6. Mark Morman, 55, had been placed in the state's Armed Prohibited Persons System database, which requires him to turn over all firearms in his possession to law enforcement. He was placed on the list in September 2017 when he was served with a criminal protective order as part of a domestic violence charge in Burbank.

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  8. Sylmar Coach Arrested by Immigration is Freed on Bail, Still Fighting Deportation OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | San Fernando Sun

    After nearly two weeks in an immigration detention center - where, his attorney said, he was "mistreated and abused" and twice required medical attention for dehydration - the 30-year-old Sylmar resident is back at home with his family after posting bail. "I feel great, happy that I'm with my kids and back to coaching," said Torres, who serves as a volunteer youth football coach of the South Valley Raiders at El Cariso Park.

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  9. Black History Month is Shaded Differently in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | San Fernando Sun

    The acknowledgements and celebrations that recognize Black History Month - held every year from Feb. 1-28 - have begun in homes, schools and colleges like Cal State University Northridge, churches and museums, athletic stadiums, concert halls and film festivals. But there is a different feel to the annual event this year in an America where non-white and gender-bending people are being verbally and physically victimized daily, and opportunities for education and a chance to grow and prosper are becoming limited.

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  10. Celebrating the North Hollywood Red LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | San Fernando Sun

    The 25-year anniversary of the Metro Red Line was marked this week at Union Station, with the downtown-to-North Hollywood route hailed as a major milestone in the history of transit in Los Angeles. The line had five stops extending from downtown into Westlake when it originally opened, but grew in phases to 13 stops into the San Fernando Valley.

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  11. Concern Grows Over the Use of Roundup In LA RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 24 | San Fernando Sun

    A Southland congressman is urging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to stop using Roundup weed killer and its active ingredient glyphosate in the Los Angeles River over concerns that it could be harmful to people's health. "Over the past year I have heard from numerous constituents and community organizations with concerns over public safety given the USACE's use of glyphosate in the Los Angeles River," Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Burbank, wrote in a letter to the agency.

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  12. Sylmar Youth Coach Facing Deportation After ICE ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | San Fernando Sun

    A youth football coach who was arrested by federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents is facing deportation to Mexico where he has no remaining family or known aquaintances, according to family members. Raymond Torres, 30, of Sylmar, was approached and detained by ICE officials after dropping off his son at Fenton Elementary School in Pacoima, said his sister Abigail Arellano.

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  13. CSUN Professor Uses University Grant to Illuminate Homelessness in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | San Fernando Sun

    Los Angeles county and the city of Los Angeles share the largest homeless population in the United States of America. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development reported in 2017 that both the city and county experienced a 26% increase in homeless residents.

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  14. Salvadoran Beneficiaries in Limbo After Government Announces End to the TPS ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | San Fernando Sun

    She is disillusioned after the US Government announced on Monday, Jan. 8, what she and nearly 200,000 other Salvadorans were dreading: an end to the Temporary Protected Status program after 17 years, a program that gave them a reprieve from deportation and a work permit. "I feel sad even though it was something we had expected because of what happened with Hondurans and Haitians" - some had received a six-month extension while others had their programs cancelled - "respectively," said Zepeda, 50. "We feel blessed because we at least received more time to fight for an immigration reform."

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  15. LA Officials Say Drivers Face DUI Arrests for Operating Vehicle Under Influence of MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | San Fernando Sun

    Although recreational marijuana is now legal in California, Los Angeles officials said there are still some final steps required before sales will be allowed in the city. "The use of marijuana needs to be done in a responsible manner that's consistent with the law," Los Angeles Police Department Assistant Chief Michel Moore said at a news conference at police headquarters.

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  16. "Beauty and the Beast" at CASA 0101 Is Worth the DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | San Fernando Sun

    Caleb Green and Rosa Navarrete in "Disney's Beauty and the Beast, The Broadway Musical" new at CASA 0101. Perhaps someday the Northeast San Fernando Valley will have its own community theater space, but until then, an alternative is to take a drive out of the valley to CASA 0101 Theater in Boyle Heights.

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  17. Ashes, Tears and Destruction at Santiago EstatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | San Fernando Sun

    The flames are being extinguished in the hills above Sylmar, where the Creek Fire has scorched 15,619 acres and reduced 60 homes and 63 outbuildings to ashes, damaging 55 other houses and 26 outbuildings. And Sylmar wasn't the only community under siege.

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  18. Harry Gamboa Jr. Captures the Chicano Male ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | San Fernando Sun

    One night in 1991, after having dinner with friends, Harry Gamboa Jr. got into his 1966 Volkswagen Beetle, turned on the radio and heard an announcement: "Be on the lookout for a Chicano male. He is dangerous."

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  19. Firefighters Challenged To Contain Fires Including the Creek FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | San Fernando Sun

    The fires have been massive. Flames were out of control from the Thomas Fire in Ventura County, the Skirball Fire, Ojai The Creek Fire in Sylmar, and at one point a fire broke out in Orange and Riverside Counties.

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  20. Consumers Asked to Be Alert for Price GougingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | San Fernando Sun

    With several dangerous fires burning around Los Angeles, state and local law enforcement officials have issued a consumer alert warning residents to be on the lookout for instances of price gouging. "Price gouging during a public emergency isn't just outrageous, it's illegal," Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer said.

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