Like so many hidden Los Angeles gems, Rocky Peak Park in Simi Valley is one of those places I'd driven near and wondered about for decades. What a treat to find this alluring lunar landscape in the Santa Susana Mountains so freeway-close and easy to find. Continue straight, following the trail markers for Rocky Peak Trail, past another well-placed bench, some knotty old oak trees and through a narrow notch in the mountains. On the way down, enjoy the views of Chatsworth, Porter Ranch, Northridge and a rock-climbering favorite, Stoney Point Park.
Bruce Davis, an associate of Charles Manson who was convicted in two of the nine killings tied to the cult, was found Thursday to be eligible for parole, corrections officials said. The finding is now subject to a 120-day review and could still be blocked by Gov. Leslie Van Houten, who was also convicted in the Tate-LaBianca murders, is also incarcerated in Corona and will not be eligbile for parole again until 2018. Times staff writer Christine Mai-Duc contributed to this report. This article was first published at 3:22 p.m.
An Amber Alert was issued tonight for a 2-year-old girl allegedly abducted by her armed father from a Department of Children and Family Services worker in Chatsworth. The suspect is also Middle Eastern, about 5 feet 11 inches tall, around 165 pounds with brown hair and green eyes. He was wearing a white shirt and blue jeans when last seen and should be considered armed and dangerous, according to the CHP, which issued the Amber Alert on behalf of the Los Angeles Police Department.
"This is our finale event, the Big Bang," said Jennifer Sirlon, its young adult librarian, who is Filipino, prior to an afternoon concert that drew 85 fans to the library's normally quiet community room. When the six Filharmonics filed in a mainly Filipino American crowd was all ears. "I'm excited," said 12-year-old Mya Agsaulio, of Chatswroth, a Filipino fan who come to the library to hear The Filharmonics. "I'm speechless," added Chloe Peterson, 13, of Northridge a Filipina fan who was called out of her front-row seat by the boy group.
OMRON Corporation announced its entry into a stock purchase agreement to acquire a 100 percent stake in Delta Tau Data Systems, Inc. , which will result in DT becoming a member of the OMRON Group. With headquarters in Chatsworth, California, DT is a control device company in the United States. This product is now used mainly by US and Korean producers of semiconductor and LCD manufacturing equipment, machine tools, packaging machines, among others. Through the acquisition of DT, OMRON will further advance its leading automation technology.
} Subscribers HOME About Us Search Columns Environmental Darkroom Almanac Entertainment Securities Appellate Masthead Monday, August 03, 2015 Last Update: 7:37 AM PT Owner Claims L.A. 26, demanding that Fishback stop stockpiling solid waste and fill material. Fishback compares them to Ventura County, which he sued in 2006 to stop a land-seizure. County officials and Fishback's attorney, Mainak D'Attaray of Long Beach, declined comment.