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Chatsworth Couple Escape Fire

Chatsworth Couple Escape Fire

A Chatsworth couple escaped from their burning home unharmed early Monday morning after a smoke alarm woke them.

Valley Relics Museum Opens in Chatsworth

Valley Relics Museum Opens in Chatsworth

Tommy Gelinas shouted and raised his hand in the air Saturday afternoon during a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Valley Relics Museum in Chatsworth. The museum is the result of the 49-year-old Porter Ranch resident’s decades-long obsession with preserving the history of the San Fernando Valley. Born and raised in Burbank, Gelinas’ interest in local history […]

Chatsworth Train Crash Victims Remembered

Chatsworth Train Crash Victims Remembered

A memorial plaque dedicated to the victims of the 2008 Chatsworth train crash will be unveiled Thursday in Ventura County. The event marks the fifth anniversary of the crash which killed 25 people, injured 135 more and inspired Congress to pass the Rail Safety Improvement Act a month later. The memorial will be held at […]

Man with Dementia Missing in Chatsworth

Man with Dementia Missing in Chatsworth

The Los Angeles Police Department’s Devonshire Division is asking for the public’s help to find a 74-year-old man with dementia and high blood pressure. Elisio Lorente was last seen at 10231 Nevada Ave in Chatsworth while wearing a green shirt and tan pants. He has an emergency contact necklace but no money. Anyone with information […]

Devonshire Police Seek Suspect in Robberies

Devonshire Police Seek Suspect in Robberies

Detectives in the Los Angeles Police Department’s Devonshire Division are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of three armed robberies in the San Fernando Valley. On July 31 at 9:30 p.m., the man entered the Taco Bell on Woodley Avenue in Granada Hills and asked an employee for directions. He then […]

SolarCity Opens Chatsworth Operations Facility

Clean energy provider SolarCity hosted a grand opening Thursday for its new operations center in Chatsworth. The company has 61 full-time employees with 15 job openings in its 16,800-square-foot facility. So far, they have approximately 2,000 customers in the San Fernando Valley. Listed by Bloomberg as the third-largest solar company in the United States, SolarCity […]

‘We Buy Gold’ Sting Outlined at Meeting

‘We Buy Gold’ Sting Outlined at Meeting

The Los Angeles Police Department’s Devonshire Division is targeting “We Buy Gold” locations that purchase stolen property. On Thursday at an LAPD town hall meeting at Saint John Eudes Church in Chatsworth, LA City Councilman Mitch Englander, who is also a reserve police officer, described the operation. Englander said police noticed an increase in gold […]