Federal government joins lawsuit against Los Angeles over housing for disabled

The U.S. says the city isn’t using federal money to develop accessible, affordable housing.

The U.S. Department of Justice is joining a lawsuit against the city of Los Angeles over the accessibility of affordable housing, the Los Angeles Times reports. The lawsuit alleges the city has failed to develop enough affordable housing that’s . . . → Read More: Federal government joins lawsuit against Los Angeles over housing for disabled

Porter Ranch Shopping and Housing Development Underway

New development in Porter Ranch will include both housing and retail. . . . → Read More: Porter Ranch Shopping and Housing Development Underway

4 Major Energy Saving Tips

We all need to save energy for both saving money and the environment. Eugene has put together this list based on what he went through on our house.

1. Solar System. Rates on on the rise. A good solar system can make a big difference in your budget. If done right you can save a . . . → Read More: 4 Major Energy Saving Tips

Spring Maintenance Tips

Start one step at a time and you’ll find it’s easy to accomplish

1. Check your electrical and GFCI (ground fault circuit interrupter) outlets to make sure they work safely Completion Time: 5 minutes per outlet Difficulty: Easy

2. Clean your kitchen cabinets. Smoke, grease, food spills and fingerprints make your kitchen cabinets look grubby. . . . → Read More: Spring Maintenance Tips

5764 Bianca Ave, Drop Dead Gorgeous Encino Home For Sale $895,000

Recently Expanded & Rebuilt from its original 802 sqft into a modern 2315 sqft house on a lot so large (6900 sqft) that even after expansion it has a real size private backyard to play in.

5714 Bianca is a modern home, decorated in the best of taste and Eco-Friendly. 4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, just . . . → Read More: 5764 Bianca Ave, Drop Dead Gorgeous Encino Home For Sale $895,000

6106 Denny Ave – Beautiful North Hollywood House For Sale, Only $495,000-SOLD

6106 Denny Ave is a lovely home, decorated in the best of taste. An upgraded 2 bedroom home [986sqft & 6750lot], just move in and enjoy. Click through for more photos, information and easy loan options.

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Van Nuys Neighborhood Watch – Meeting Tonight

Tonight, May 5th, will be the monthly Neighborhood Watch meeting . You get to meet with The LAPD Lead Officer, your State Assemblyman and representatives from the City Council. Thank you @AndyHurvitz for blogging about this on Here in Van Nuys.

Click here for flyer with full information . . . → Read More: Van Nuys Neighborhood Watch – Meeting Tonight

Need Your Help to Find Missing Tortoise

You may have seen hand drawn flyers up in the Encino Park neighborhood, asking if anyone has seen or found Jim’s family tortoise. She wandered out of his backyard and unlike a dog or cat won’t know how to get back home.

So here’s where Jim needs your help. Please keep you eyes pealed in . . . → Read More: Need Your Help to Find Missing Tortoise

8 Humorous Facts About Packing for a Move Sep

Written by Anna Originally Posted in: Outrageous

It’s true. I’m leaving my beautiful loft apartment. It’s not the most baby friendly place to live, so we’re moving somewhere that is. As you can guess, this means my pregnant ass has been packing. Something I’ve been doing for the last four days. And I’m over . . . → Read More: 8 Humorous Facts About Packing for a Move Sep

New Law Will Change the Way You Drive Around Cyclists

Starting Sept. 16, a new law seeks to keep cyclists, young and old, safe on the road. . . . → Read More: New Law Will Change the Way You Drive Around Cyclists