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UCR Student Discovers New Species Of Firefly Near Topanga

A 24-year-old undergraduate student at UC Riverside has discovered a new species of firefly near Topanga, university officials said Wednesday.


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Armed Woman Taken Into Custody After 22-Hour Standoff At Topanga Mobile Home Park

Deputies Friday took an armed woman in her 70s into custody in Topanga after a 22-hour standoff.


One piano, so many questions. (CBS)

Piano Spotted Atop Topanga Lookout In Santa Monica Mountains

Turns out the hills of Los Angeles are alive with the sound of music – sort of.



Arrest Made Weeks After Man Was Found Dead On Hotel Floor In Woodland Hills

More than two weeks after a 43-year-old man was pronounced dead in a Woodland Hills hotel, police have made an arrest.


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Topanga Amphitheater Plays Host To Kids Concert Series This Summer

Parents looking for fun activities for their kids should make their way out to the Theatricum Botanicum.


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Topanga Days Country Fair Serves Up Live Music, Crafts, Vendors, Family Fun

The 41st Annual Topanga Days Country Fair is slated for Memorial Day weekend, offering up three days of live music, arts and crafts, local vendors, food and fun.


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LAPD Looking To Nab Vandals Who Damaged Parked Cars With Pumpkins

The Los Angeles Police Department is looking for the vandal, or vandals, who damaged cars Saturday evening in West Hills.


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Missing Topanga Woman, 20, Found Safe

The Los Angeles Police Department Thursday asked for the public’s help in locating a missing 20-year-old woman.

CBS Los Angeles–05/09/2013

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Ticks Found In 7 Local Parks Test Positive For Lyme Disease

Ticks testing positive for Lyme disease have been found at seven Santa Monica-area parks, officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2013

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Crews Contain Small Brush Fire In Topanga Canyon

Crews contained a small brush fire in Topanga Canyon Monday afternoon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2013

Police say anyone who is approached by or sees this suspect should call 911 immediately. (courtesy LAPD)

Suspect Sought After Sexual Battery Assault On Valley Bike Path

Police warned the public Monday about a sexual battery suspect in the northwest San Fernando Valley.



Suspects Nab High-End Handbags From Topanga Neiman Marcus

Police Tuesday were searching for three suspects who allegedly stole several high-end handbags from a Neiman Marcus store in Woodland Hills.


Paul Maldonado and Kurt Logan are being hailed as heroes for saving a life. (credit: CBS)

2 LAPD Officers Credited With Saving Life Of 83-Year-Old Woman

Two LAPD officers who patrol the Topanga area are being hailed as heroes for helping save the life of a 83-year-old woman.


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Network Of 16 Surveillance Cameras Watch Over West Valley, Topanga Areas

Crooks should step lightly in the West Valley, now that the LAPD has installed a network of 16 state-of-the-art wireless cameras to help cut down on crime.


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Wildfire Drill To Force Topanga Residents To Evacuate Homes; First Time Ever

The drill is expected to test residents’ response to an emergency in a neighborhood that has only one major roadway by asking them to actually vacate the canyon.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/27/2012