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  • Totalitarian city of Burbank cuts power, phones at Tinhorn Flats Saloon & Grill [ California ]

    03/15/2021 4:00:36 PM PDT · by george76 · 50 replies
    NOQ ^ | March 15, 2021 | JD Rucker
    Vindictive. That's the only way to categorize the actions of the City of Burbank after they had the power and phone lines cut from Tinhorn Flats, the oldest bar in town. How do we know it's vindictive and not for medical reasons? Because they did it two days before the ban on indoor dining was to be lifted... “You will comply.” That’s the message the city of Burbank is sending to Tinhorn Flats Saloon & Grill as well as every resident in their city. Anyone who is willing to cross them, as the oldest bar in the city has been...
  • LA County to pay $400,000 to settle with San Fernando Valley church that defied coronavirus orders

    08/31/2021 3:08:01 PM PDT · by george76 · 12 replies
    Daily News ^ | August 31, 2021 | Ryan Carter
    The settlement with Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, which also includes another $400,000 from the state — avoids further litigation over the matter at a time when the U.S. Supreme Court's conservative majority has signaled that rights to religious practice indoors outweigh the interests of the state to compel places of worship to adhere to public health orders.. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, Aug. 31, approved a $400,000 settlement with a San Fernando Valley church that had defied the county’s health order through the thick of the pandemic. The settlement with Grace Community Church in...
  • Burbank Lawmaker Calls For Public Display Of Controversial Armenian Rug

    11/11/2013 6:22:58 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 4 replies
    CBS/AP ^ | November 11, 2013 12:58 PM
    A San Fernando Valley lawmaker wants the White House to put a rug woven by Armenian orphans and given to President Calvin Coolidge nearly a century ago on public display. Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) is among a bipartisan group of U.S. Congress members calling on President Obama to reverse the White House’s decision to back out of lending the rug out for a Dec. 16 exhibition at the Smithsonian Institute. The Armenian orphan rug, which measures 11′ 7″ x 18′ 5″ and is comprised of 4.4 million individual knots, reportedly took girls in the Ghazir Orphanage of Near East Relief...
  • 127 bodies uncovered in mass graves in Mexico (Near the U.S. border)

    04/13/2011 8:33:59 AM PDT · by Qbert · 7 replies
    AFP via ^ | April 13, 2011 | AFP
    AT least 11 more bodies were found in five new mass graves in north Mexico, bringing the total to 127 corpses uncovered near the US border, with officials earlier accusing the Zetas drug gang of most of the killings. The mass graves in Sinaloa state on the Pacific coast held 11 bodies, including two of women, said an official with Sinaloa prosecutor's office, hours after authorities said yesterday (today AEDT) 116 bodies had been uncovered in graves in Tamaulipas state, in the northeast. The Mexican government accused the Zetas gang of the Tamaulipas killings, but by late yesterday officials had...
  • [South Texas:]Truck driver glad he survived car chase, assault by Zeta gunmen

    02/01/2011 8:54:15 AM PST · by SwinneySwitch · 9 replies
    THE BROWNSVILLE HERALD ^ | January 31, 2011
    A Georgia truck driver is glad to be alive and on American soil Monday as he survived an attempted carjacking at the hands of Zeta gunmen over the weekend. Alberto Muñoz, 37, was travelling to Veracruz to visit relatives on Sunday when a group of Zetas attempted to steal his truck near San Fernando, the same town where missionary Nancy Davis was fatally shot last Wednesday during a carjacking attempt. While Davis died in a McAllen hospital, Muñoz was able to safely make it back to the United States despite taking gunfire and being beaten by the gunmen. According to...
  • 72 bodies discovered in mass grave in Mexico’s drug-plaged north

    08/24/2010 11:00:49 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 10 replies
    BNO NEWS ^ | Aug. 25, 2010
    MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) – The bodies of at least 72 people were found in a mass grave near San Fernando, a town located in Mexico's Tamaulipas state, officials said. The alleged dumping ground for victims of the country's drug war was discovered after a man with a gunshot wound arrived at a military checkpoint asking for medical help, the Mexican Navy said in a statement. Army forces supported by air units went to the area where the man was attacked, sighting suspected drug hitmen who opened fire on the Marines. According to the Navy, in the clashes one soldier...
  • Dad backs arming journalists

    09/24/2005 5:01:57 PM PDT · by freepatriot32 · 9 replies · 798+ views ^ | 9 24 05 | Albert B. Lacanlale
    CITY OF SAN FERNANDO — “It’s better to have a gun and not use it than to have none when you need it.” Within the guiding principle, San Fernando City Councilor Alex F. Patio is taking steps to promote responsible gun ownership, especially among media personalities. As a step, Patio will be opening on Saturday his first-ever shooting competition at the Maimpis Firing Range in Barangay Maimpis in the city dubbed as the “1st Councilor Alex F. Patio Cup”. Patio said the competition, which will be sanctioned by the Philippine Practical Shooters Association (PPSA), aims to show the public the...
  • Worshippers subdue man who says he sought to save souls at historic church

    01/14/2004 4:34:33 AM PST · by SwinneySwitch · 23 replies · 202+ views
    San Antonio Express-News ^ | 01/14/2004 | Amy Dorsett
    A man proclaiming himself the "Prince of Peace" intent on saving souls from idol worship ran amok Tuesday morning at San Fernando Cathedral, toppling seven statues, reducing parts of them to piles of dust. Worshippers at the downtown church subdued the man until police arrived at around 8:30 a.m. Officers found statues across the cathedral knocked off their pedestals, some of them split in two, others in dozens of tiny pieces. "He was agitated. He started yelling that he was going to save the people in the church and he was going to start by smashing the statues," said Deacon...
  • 3.7 Earthquake under California Fires...

    10/29/2003 4:01:26 PM PST · by ALOHA RONNIE · 77 replies · 572+ views
    KNBC-TV Channel 4 Los Angeles
    ...3.7 Earthquake was just felt 17 miles west of San Fernando under the California Fires.
  • Bob Hope Laid To Rest [Thanks for the Memories, Bob]

    08/01/2003 1:19:30 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 20 replies · 368+ views
    CBSNEWS ^ | Friday, August 1, 2003
    (AP) Bob Hope was buried at San Fernando Mission Cemetery Wednesday following a private funeral Mass. The service -- attended by about 100 family members and close friends -- at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, a few blocks west of the Hope Toluca Lake estate, was held at 6:30 a.m., police Sgt. Tony Carranza said. There were no details about the Mass, which was a closely guarded family secret. Continues. ================================================================ Thanks for the Memories, Bob Bob Hope, legendary comedian, virtuoso entertainer, superstar of radio, film and television, King of the one-liners, hero to servicemen, friend of Presidents, honored citizen, genuine...
  • Bob Hope Buried After Private Funeral

    07/30/2003 1:37:59 PM PDT · by TheBigB · 17 replies · 230+ views
    Fox News Online ^ | 7/30/03 | AP (I guess)
    <p>LOS ANGELES — Bob Hope was buried at San Fernando Mission Cemetery Wednesday following a private funeral Mass.</p> <p>The service — attended by about 100 family members and close friends — at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, a few blocks west of the Hope Toluca Lake estate, was held at 6:30 a.m., police Sgt. Tony Carranza said. There were no details about the Mass, which was a closely guarded family secret.</p>