| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, October 29. A 3.9-magnitude earthquake shook parts of the region on Sunday morning.
Eight aftershocks were triggered by the earthquake, which was epicentered in the Newhall area. There were no reports of damage...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, October 31. Happy Halloween!
Throwing a party in the Northeast Valley? The police department may be monitoring them more closely after City Councilman Richard Alarcon won support for a "party patrol," reports...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Rep. Howard Berman conceded to fellow Democratic Rep. Brad Sherman after a bitter fight with his younger House colleague over a San Fernando Valley seat.
The race grew so contentious that at one point the two got physical at a Pierce College candidates...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Thursday, November 8. Rep. Brad Sherman may have won a hard-fought seat in the Valley, but his rival, Rep. Howard Berman, may end up in the White House.
Berman is among those mentioned to replace Secretary of State Hillary...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 9:36 AM
Rep. Brad Sherman had a 13-point lead over fellow Democratic Rep. Howard Berman, according to a poll taken for KABC Channel 7.
Conducted by SurveyUSA, the poll is the first independent sampling of voters released since the June primary, in which...
| May 7, 2012
| 7:51 AM
Rep. Howard Berman crouched on a Sherman Oaks baseball field on a recent Saturday, striking a pose with two 4-year-old boys who had not yet had a chance to break in their uniforms.
A few miles away, Rep. Brad Sherman clutched a boxed American flag that...
| May 7, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Rep. Brad Sherman's reelection campaign is asking federal authorities to investigate what it says is improper coordination between his main rival, fellow Democratic Rep. Howard Berman, and a "super PAC" formed to support Berman in the nationally watched...
| May 16, 2012
| 8:13 AM
Former Olympic great Rafer Johnson is starring in a new cable TV ad for Rep. Howard Berman as the longtime congressman battles with fellow Democratic Rep. Brad Shermanfor the same San Fernando Valley seat in the House of Representatives.
| Jun 4, 2012
| 8:18 AM
A USC poll taken days before one of the hottest congressional primaries in the nation shows Rep. Brad Sherman leading fellow Democratic Rep. Howard Berman, 31.7% to 24%, with more than 23% of those surveyed saying they had not yet made up their minds....
| Jul 6, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Friday, July 6, 2012. The November election is months away, but two Jewish Democrat reps are locked in a battle for votes in the redrawn 30th Congressional District.
Although Rep. Brad Sherman came out on top in June's...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 2:09 PM
I disagree with Albert Shear (“The hardship of bringing our own bags,” Oct. 28).
There is no reason in our advanced technological society why we can’t develop grocery bags that can be supplied by our grocery stores. Who wants to...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 7:00 AM
It’s going to be a fun-filled year ahead as we try to figure out where we are going as a country, as a state and as local communities.
If we’ve seen any lesson thus far, even with the early Iowa Republican Caucus, every vote counts. In Iowa,...