Sibila Vargas

Beauty On A Budget

Pamper Yourself For Less

Keeping up a beauty regimen can get costly at the high-end spas. But CBS2’s Sibila Vargas found some affordable beauty deals through the Southland that allow for indulgence without breaking the bank.


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Survive This Economy: Keeping Pet Costs Down

Pet adoptions were up 25% last year, according to the SPCA – LA, but at the same time they’ve also taken in more animals because families have lost jobs and homes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/16/2012

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Tips To Tracking Down College Scholarships

If your high school senior is college-bound this coming fall you have nine months to figure out how to pay for it.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/02/2012

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CBS2’s Sibila Vargas To Appear On ‘NCIS’ Tuesday

CBS2’s Sibila Vargas will be making a special appearance on CBS’ hit show, “NCIS.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/11/2011

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The Price You Pay For An Airline Ticket Is All In The Timing

You’re seated on a flight to NY and you paid $450 for the ride. The woman sitting next to you could have paid half that…and it might have come down to a simple equation…when you bought the ticket.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/06/2011


Is Your Privacy Being Compromised In Local Dressing Rooms?

Do you ever feel like you’re being watched while trying on clothes in a store dressing room?

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/20/2011


Borrow Designer Looks For Less At ‘Rent The Runway’

A new service is a veritable Netflix for fashionistas. At you can choose from a wide selection of high-end designers, rent an outfit for a special event and then return it the next day in an envelope.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/18/2011

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Voting About To Close In Morning Crew Top Dog ‘My Pet Rocks’ Contest

OK, so not as many people have voted for … say President of the United States…or the next “American Idol.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/01/2011

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Sibila Opens Up On Me…

This led to a morning of interrogation by the rest of us: was it her call to make? Did she approach the offending vehicle? For the love of God, was she given a gun?


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Famous Volunteers Help Assemble Holiday Food Packages

As families continue to grapple with the recession, volunteers swarmed the Los Angeles Food Bank Saturday to help put together holiday food packages.


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The Crimefighter Who Took The Law–& A Pumpkin–Into His Own Hands

My favorite quote from the TV station that talked to him; “He fell down into the pumpkin, too. And he was spitting up pumpkin.” Law enforcement points out it’s never safe, taking the law into… bla bla bla.



The Worst Blog, Ever. And I Blame Sibila.

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Sibila’s & Whitney’s “Perfect Day.” And Josh Can Play Too.

First, get the family to Farmers’ Market for a breakfast burrito.



Sibila Vargas, Exposed

She actually has the theme song to Rocky on her iPod. Her favorite food appears to be sushi. Her family’s nickname for her is “Cookie.” Her favorite TV show –and here she wavered– is …


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Sibila Vargas Named Co-Anchor Of CBS2 Morning Newscasts

Former Los Angeles-based CNN anchor, correspondent and producer Sibila Vargas will be returning to Southern California as co-anchor of CBS2’s weekday 4:30 – 7:00 a.m. and 11 a.m. newscasts.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/05/2010