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Bogus Barricade Call Leads To Evacuations, Streets Closures Near Lake Balboa

Authorities on Wednesday evening evacuated residents and closed streets as a woman believed to be armed barricaded herself in her apartment building.

16 hours ago

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Multi-Vehicle Crash Snarls Traffic, Directly Affects Five Schools In Lake Balboa

Police responded to a multi-vehicle crash on Tuesday that snarled traffic and directly affected five schools in Lake Balboa.

08/18/2015

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Firefighters Extinguish Attic Fire At Lake Balboa Home

Firefighters extinguished a fire at a home in the Lake Balboa area.

08/03/2015

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At Least 9 Hurt In Lake Balboa Crash With Special Needs Transport Van

A transport van carrying elderly and disabled patients was involved in a crash with another car in Lake Balboa Monday.

06/15/2015

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Pilot Killed In Lake Balboa Plane Crash Described By Friend As Renowned Scientist

A coroner’s official late Friday released the identity of the pilot killed when a small plane crashed near Van Nuys Airport.

01/09/2015

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Alternative Storage Solutions Requested For 30-Foot Pile Of Asphalt Near Van Nuys Airport

In response to complaints from Lake Balboa residents and businesses about a 30-foot pile of pulverized asphalt at the Van Nuys Airport, the Los Angeles City Council instructed city staff Tuesday to come up with solutions and different storage sites.

11/25/2014

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Lake Balboa Residents Fear Asphalt Pile May Pose Health Threat

Residents near Van Nuys Airport say noise levels may no longer be their biggest complaint.

10/27/2014

A pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle in Lake Balboa Friday evening. (credit: CBS)

Police: Man, 18, Killed By Hit-And-Run Drivers After Laying Down On Lake Balboa Street

Officials have released the name of a pedestrian who was killed Friday night by two hit-and-run drivers in the San Fernando Valley.

02/22/2014

A pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle in Lake Balboa Friday evening. (credit: CBS)

Deadly Hit-And-Run Reported In Lake Balboa

The accident occurred at Victory Boulevard and Blewett Avenue, said authorities.

02/21/2014

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Downed Wires Cause Power Outage, Car Accident In Lake Balboa

Residents in the neighborhood are enduring a blackout Wednesday evening due to downed lines on the corner of White Oak and Van Owen Streets.

CBS Los Angeles–02/19/2014

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Family Urges Public To Help Find Suspect Who Fatally Stabbed Teen

A family is heartbroken after a 17-year-old boy was fatally stabbed at a party in Lake Balboa over the weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2013

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4 Hurt When Vehicle Plows Into Lake Balboa Apartment Building

Four people were injured Saturday night by a vehicle that crashed into the side of an apartment building in Lake Balboa.

02/02/2013

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Army Corps Of Engineers Under Fire For Plowing Wildlife Habitat

Environmental groups, along with two state senators, want to know why the public wasn’t formally notified before the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plowed about 43 acres of wildlife habitat at the Sepulveda Basin.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/04/2013

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Van Nuys Man, 53, Run Over And Killed By His Own Pickup Truck

Authorities say a 53-year-old Van Nuys man was run over and killed by his own pickup truck.

09/22/2012

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LAUSD Votes To Revoke Charter At Birmingham Community High School

The Los Angeles Board of Education voted Tuesday to begin the process of revoking the three-year-old charter of Birmingham Community Charter High School.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/02/2012

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