Grocery Store Shake-Up

Grocery Store Shake-Up

Encino residents were seemingly blindsided to hear that Ralph’s at Hayvenhurst and Ventura will soon be shutting its doors. During the first week of January, employees were told just days before customers that the Encino Ralph’s location is officially closing on... Read more
Hazmat Team Called to Hotel Drug Scare

Hazmat Team Called to Hotel Drug Scare

LAPD’s hazmat team was called to the Extended Stay hotel on Ventura Boulevard near Winnetka on Tuesday after four guests used drugs laced with fentanyl. Paramedics responded at 6:45 am to the hotel and found three people alert and responsive and one in critical... Read more
Aah Shucks!…Iconic Store to Close January 5

Aah Shucks!…Iconic Store to Close January 5

An iconic institution whose storefront was easily recognizable to Valley residents is closing its doors.  After 40 years in business, Aah’s! The Ultimate Gift Store in Encino is shutting down. A novelty shop with a myriad of gag gifts, costumes, decorations and more... Read more
Over Two Dozens Cars Vandalized in Calabasas

Over Two Dozens Cars Vandalized in Calabasas

The L.A. County Sheriff’s Department is seeking suspects in rampant vandalism Tuesday night. At least 29 cars were spray painted and had tires slashed in Calabasas. Five vehicles along Freedom Drive were hit on Monday, and then on Tuesday another 12 on Eddingham... Read more
A Christmas “Tail” of Salvation

A Christmas “Tail” of Salvation

If you’re not a dog lover, you may not connect. Flip to the articles about the local business bootcamps or the myriad of entertainment options happening around town. However, need I remind you that isn’t this the season of Hallmark happy endings, Chicken Soup for the... Read more
Sweet Beginnings of Candy Cane Lane

Sweet Beginnings of Candy Cane Lane

It was the brainchild of just two women meeting for a “coffee klatch.” The year was 1950, and Mooie Harrington and June Ashen  lived on Lubao Avenue in Woodland Hills and decided to “spruce up the neighborhood for the holidays.”Ashen was the first resident on Lubao,... Read more