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Judge Finalizes Injunction to Stop School Closures

A judge today issued a preliminary injunction blocking the Los Angeles Unified School District’s effort to shut down a pair of Magnolia Public…

CHIME Institute Begins Construction of School Buildings

The CHIME Institute recently began construction of two new buildings at its Schwarzenegger Community School in Woodland Hills. The charter school, which serves…

Schools Face Closure as Financial Audit Raises Questions

Several San Fernando Valley charter schools face an uncertain future after an audit raised concerns about possible misuse of school funds. Los Angeles…

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A Los Angeles councilman called today for “serious dialogue” in the discussion about how Metro can convert the Orange Line busway into light rail to bring a robust…

Mayor Eric Garcetti will be part of a delegation that will meet with leaders of the U.S. Olympic Committee in Colorado on Friday to discuss the city’s effort…

The Metro Board of Directors is scheduled today to begin a conversation around ways of improving the Orange Line busway that runs through the San Fernando Valley, including…

Saying California is experiencing an epidemic of hit-and-runs, city and state officials announced a joint effort Wednesday to push for a statewide alert system that would help track…

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GrowLife Moves Headquarters to Seattle

GrowLife Moves Headquarters to Seattle

GrowLife Inc., which provides hydroponic gardening equipment to marijuana growers, has moved its headquarters from Woodland Hills to Seattle where recreational pot use is now…

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Northridge Artist Commune Inspires Creativity, Service

Northridge Artist Commune Inspires Creativity, Service

  At a small apartment building in Northridge, residents regularly gather in the courtyard to have a drink, talk about art and even listen to live music. Das…

Miss California Icon Promotes Music Education

Miss California Icon Promotes Music Education

Cal State Northridge senior Shaniee Parker hopes to promote the importance of music education across the state after being named Miss California Icon – a new pageant which…

Northridge Animator Makes Son, 3, a Superhero

Northridge Animator Makes Son, 3, a Superhero

James might be the world’s youngest and most adorable superhero. The 3-year-old Northridge boy has become a YouTube star – thanks to his father, a DreamWorks animator. Daniel…

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‘Beauty and the Beast’ Coming to CSUN’s Youth Theater

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Coming to CSUN’s Youth Theater

The 57th season of the Teenage Drama Workshop at Cal State Northridge will include “Disney’s Beauty…

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Filming Begins for Tarzan 3D Action Adventure

Filming Begins for Tarzan 3D Action Adventure

Filming is underway on a Tarzan 3D action adventure starring Alexander Skarsgard as the legendary character…

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Jewel Cancels Northridge Concert Due to Back Injury

Jewel Cancels Northridge Concert Due to Back Injury

Jewel has canceled her Southern California tour, including a concert scheduled for Saturday at the Valley…

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Universal Music Signs New Warner Center Lease

Universal Music Signs New Warner Center Lease

Universal Music Group signed a new 146,636-square-foot lease at LNR Warner Center in Woodland Hills, real…