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Police Warn of Burglars Posed as Tree Trimmers

Two men pretending to be tree trimmers ransacked a home in Canoga Park on Wednesday, according to the Los Angeles Police Department Topanga Division. At approximately 2:30 p.m., two men approached a home in the 8400 block of Eton Avenue and knocked on the door. A resident invited the men into the home to discuss […]

Fair Prepares Citizens for Emergencies

Fair Prepares Citizens for Emergencies

Are you ready for an emergency? That was the question being asked at the Emergency Preparedness Fair at Westfield Promenade Mall in Canoga Park on Saturday. Dozens of vendors had booths set up in the parking lot – teaching people about safety. “We’re really not as prepared as we think we are,” said Joanne Littman, […]

Auto Theft Suspect Arrested in Canoga Park

Auto Theft Suspect Arrested in Canoga Park

Southbound traffic on Topanga Canyon Boulevard in Canoga Park was briefly shut down Wednesday afternoon while police searched for an auto theft suspect who fled. According to a safety alert from the Los Angeles Police Department Topanga Division, police set up a perimeter in the area of Vanowen Street and Glade Avenue at noon after […]

Suspect Flees After Stolen Vehicle Crash

Three suspects have been taken into custody after a stolen pickup truck crashed during a police pursuit shortly before 9 a.m. Tuesday morning in Canoga Park. Officers searched the area for hours when one of the suspects fled on foot after the crash. According to Los Angeles Police Department Deputy Chief Jorge Villegas, the crash […]

Positive HIV Test Leads to Adult Film Moratorium

The Free Speech Coalition – a Canoga Park-based trade organization that represents the adult entertainment industry – has called for a nationwide moratorium on filming after an actress tested positive for HIV. The moratorium was announced Wednesday after a preliminary test came back as positive. On Thursday, the group announced two separate companies confirmed the […]

Liquidation Sale Announced for Hardware Store

Great American Group, Inc., on Friday announced liquidation sales at nine additional Orchard Supply Hardware stores, including one in Canoga Park. The news follows the recent approval by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for Lowe’s Companies, Inc., to acquire the majority of the hardware and garden retailer’s assets. San Jose, Calif.-based Orchard will continue to operate […]