Latest Tujunga, Los Angeles, California Stories

2009-03-20 15:33:00

LOS ANGELES, March 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The newest and largest facility of its kind in Southern California was rescued from demolition by the new owner of the Singita Animal Sanctuary, located in Sylmar, just 3 miles from the 210 Freeway on Little Tujunga Canyon Road. Funny Man and television personality Buddy Hackett and his wife Sherry Hackett co-founded the Singita Animal Sanctuary back in 2003. Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael Antonovich and other celebrities attended the Hospital's...

2008-10-13 15:00:16

A busy Los Angeles freeway was closed and 1,200 residents were evacuated Monday as firefighters battled a wildfire in the San Fernando Valley, officials said. No injuries had been reported in the Angeles National Forest foothills blaze, but about 450 homes in the city's Lopez and Kagel canyons were considered threatened by the "Marek fire," the Los Angeles Times reported. Smoke from the fire forced the closure of the 210 Freeway near San Fernando during Monday morning's rush hour. One...

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