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13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
Sherman Oaks Man Gets 7.5 Years for Taking Out Loans with Phony IDs

Sherman Oaks Man Gets 7.5 Years for Taking Out Loans with Phony IDs

Michael Demarco is also required to pay $3.7 million in restitution.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Hit-and-Run Suspect Barricades Himself in Car for Standoff with Police in Sherman Oaks

Hit-and-Run Suspect Barricades Himself in Car for Standoff with Police in Sherman Oaks

LAPD officers were able to zap him with a stun gun and take the man into custody tonight.
Driver on 101 Leaves 2 with Major Injuries, Takes off Running

Driver on 101 Leaves 2 with Major Injuries, Takes off Running

The man managed to evade police. A Woodland Hills woman and Santa Clarita man were transported to Northridge Hospital.
'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

Cinema Siren says: Spectacular Simians should make Dawn the brightest of summer blockbusters.
Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Police Search for Man who 'Pants' Women in the Valley

Police Search for Man who 'Pants' Women in the Valley

A man has pulled down the pants and underwear of women out walking dogs in five separate incidents in the Van Nuys area.
Person Trapped in Overturned Vehicle on 101 in Sherman Oaks

Person Trapped in Overturned Vehicle on 101 in Sherman Oaks

Three lanes were blocked during the rescue.
Man on Probation for Drug Offense Leads LAPD on a Pursuit

Man on Probation for Drug Offense Leads LAPD on a Pursuit

Two officers received minor injuries when their squad car hit a median during the chase.
Officers Find Driver Accused of Trying to Ram CHP Cruiser, Fleeing Scene

Officers Find Driver Accused of Trying to Ram CHP Cruiser, Fleeing Scene

Melvin Anthony Slaughter Jr. of Northridge was arrested after midnight while hiding in a residential property in the area of Whitsett Avenue and Weddington Street.
Driver Tries to Ram CHP Cruisers Shot by Officers

Driver Tries to Ram CHP Cruisers Shot by Officers

The incident involved a CHP officer and a couple. The male is still at large.
Male Nurse Gets 2 Years for Sexual Contact with a Corpse

Male Nurse Gets 2 Years for Sexual Contact with a Corpse

Alejandro Razo is also ordered to stay away from Sherman Oaks Hospital, where he was employed at the time of the offense.
Vehicle Crashes into Tree in Sherman Oaks

Vehicle Crashes into Tree in Sherman Oaks

One adult and two children had to be extricated from the wreckage.
Police Raid Valley Hookah Lounges, Write Citations

Police Raid Valley Hookah Lounges, Write Citations

All the unnamed locations -- in Sherman Oaks and Van Nuys -- were found in violation of the smoking law, which prohibits smoking in areas intended for the consumption of food.
LAPD Officer to Be Honored for Pulling Man out of Burning Car in Christmas Miracle Rescue

LAPD Officer to Be Honored for Pulling Man out of Burning Car in Christmas Miracle Rescue

Donald Thompson is scheduled to receive the "medal of valor," the department's highest honor.
More 405 Closures Scheduled for This Week in Sepulveda Pass

More 405 Closures Scheduled for This Week in Sepulveda Pass

The project is one of the finishing touches to the $1.2 billion widening and modernization of the 405 between the 101 and the Santa Monica (10) Freeway.
'How to Train Your Dragon 2': Review and Director Interview

'How to Train Your Dragon 2': Review and Director Interview

Cinema Siren gives it 5 stars, saying it's fierier than the first, with twice the dragons.