Good morning, readers. Today is Friday, January 4. What did the Valley look like in 1924?

A map shows the region before it became a suburban home for families and joined the city of Los Angeles. L.A. Magazine

Should the Verdugo Mountains and Angeles National Forest be included in the national parks system? A report implies that it could happen in the future, reports KCET.

Federal agents trying to track suspects in a 2001 child porn case arrested one woman Thursday, reports NBC. Authorities believe the incident took place in Encino.

A new park opened in North Hollywood Thursday. Fulton Avenue Park includes lots of new equipment for kids, reports the Daily News.

A man in North Hollywood is accused of burglarizing around 200 cars, reports the L.A. Times.

-- Tiffany Kelly, Times Community News

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