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Stories Heard Round The Web.....

Courtesy Hannah K. Lee of New York Times
Here are a collection of articles relating to the San Fernando Valley published in the past week that might be of interest:

Home Is Where the Jamba Juice Is.....Encino's History and Learning to Sort of Accept "the Valley's Miracle Mile".....somewhat interesting article by former Encino resident living in NYC. I say somewhat interesting because this author is "totally clueless" and unappreciative of  Encino history.[New York Times]

How Chatsworth Helped Launch The Saw Halloween Movie Franchise....Saw movies were screened at Chatsworth's Winnetka 21 theaters[Chatsworth Patch].

In the '60s, Halloween Rocked......Halloween in 60's Encino as remembered by Hal Lifson[Encino Patch]

The Sherman Theater: Where Grownup Tastes Ruled.....Remember the Sherman Theater? Hal Lifson recounts his times visiting the iconic theater[Sherman Oaks Patch]

Densification: OMG: San Fernando Valley Wants Some Transit, Density......More traffic, density, and taller buildings coming to the SFV?[LA Curbed]

John Carroll Ranch in Granada Hills........anyone remember the John Carroll Ranch in Granada Hills on Chatsworth street, great pics[MSFV]

Fences and Hedges: Shia LeBeouf Fighting for Neighbors' Oversized Fence.....only in the Valley[LA Curbed]

Sprawling Out: 5,499 New Housing Units Coming Soon to Middle of Nowhere.....although not in the SFV, expansion plans for new housing development in Newhall Ranch which will impact SFV residents with more traffic on freeways, jobs, housing, etc. [LA Curbed]

City Seeks Federal TIGER Funding for L.A. River Bikeway......possible bikeway coming to L.A. River which starts at Canoga Park[L.A. Creek Freak]

10 Famous People Who Flourished After Being Laid Off......Walt Disney included who has roots in the SFV[Online Degrees Hub]

10 Celebs Who Are Real Estate Moguls.......Will Smith included who has homes in the SFV[Online Certificate Programs]

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Marty Mcfly

Anything and everything about the San Fernando Valley. This blog will take you back in time when the valley was covered with dirt and orange groves to a leader in the space race to its current status as America's suburb. Come along and join me on this adventure, I guarantee you have been influenced/impacted by the San Fernando Valley in one form or another even if you have never visited or heard of the SFV.

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