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August 31, 1995 | STEPHANIE STASSEL
Rep. Anthony C. Beilenson (D-Woodland Hills) is scheduled to speak today at a Seniors for Action meeting in Sherman Oaks. The congressman will address current issues in Washington and answer questions. The meeting will be at 1:30 p.m. at Van Nuys-Sherman Oaks Senior Center, 5040 Van Nuys Blvd., Sherman Oaks. Admission is free. For more information, call (818) 342-7118.
September 16, 1992 | CAROL WATSON
Assemblyman Burt Margolin (D-Los Angeles) will discuss the state budget's effects on residences and businesses at a meeting today in Sherman Oaks. The public is invited to the meeting, sponsored by the Sherman Oaks Homeowners Assn., at 8 p.m. at Union Federal Savings, 13300 Ventura Blvd.
January 4, 1987
A $12-million, 60,000-square-foot, four-story office building at 15165 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks, has been topped out by Oltmans Construction for the Lewis Co., Oltmans Investment Co. and Principal Financial Group. Coldwell Banker is handling leasing.
August 16, 1994 | KAY HWANGBO
Richard Close, the president of the Sherman Oaks Homeowners Assn., says his main concern about a proposal to make Sherman Oaks a redevelopment area is the potential loss of local control. Because Sherman Oaks has been declared a disaster area rather than a blighted area, the city Community Redevelopment Agency may not be subject to state laws that would otherwise require it to submit its plan to a citizens advisory committee, according to state Sen. Tom Hayden (D-Santa Monica).
December 7, 1995 | HUGO MARTIN
The Los Angeles City Council took a key step Wednesday toward ending a controversial redevelopment project for Sherman Oaks and Studio City and dramatically reducing the cost and length of the close-out process. A final decision by the council and the city's Community Redevelopment Agency is scheduled for February. The project was one of six similar efforts adopted last year in the San Fernando Valley and Hollywood to use redevelopment powers to speed up earthquake repairs.
December 21, 1986
In the final round of "KidQuiz," a local televised game show for children, a team from Sherman Oaks Elementary School Saturday was vanquished by Warner Avenue Elementary, said Sharon Baker, a spokeswoman for KCBS. The show, seen on KCBS, Channel 2, pits five-person sixth-grade teams from each school against each other as they try to answer questions on current events, geography and other school subjects.
September 30, 2011 | By Lauren Beale, Los Angeles Times
Director and producer Randall Zisk and his wife, actress Brooke Langton, have listed their Sherman Oaks compound at $2,375,000, according to the Multiple Listing Service. The traditional-style house sits on 1.3 acres with a detached guesthouse, a storage and laundry building, a saltwater swimming pool and 15 fruit trees. The main house, built in 1941, has three bedrooms and three bathrooms for a total of five bedrooms and four bathrooms in 4,474 square feet. Zisk was an executive producer and director for the medical drama "Off the Map" (2011)
November 21, 1995 | KAY HWANGBO
Community leaders in Sherman Oaks say they welcome the news that Bloomingdale's has signed a deal to come into Sherman Oaks Fashion Square mall. The deal is contingent upon the city approving the mall's plans, which shopping center officials filed last Wednesday. Sherman Oaks Fashion Square, located on Riverside Drive between Hazeltine and Woodman avenues, wants to expand the 190,000-square-foot Broadway store site--which Bloomingdale's would occupy--by 40,000 square feet.
Rep. Anthony C. Beilenson (D-Woodland Hills) will be the guest of honor and featured speaker at the Sherman Oaks Democratic Club's annual summer party next month. Beilenson will give a report on current matters in Congress. The event is planned for 3 to 6 p.m. Aug. 6 at the home of Robert and Cynthia Hertzberg, 14101 Chandler Blvd., Sherman Oaks. A donation of $20 is asked for individuals or $30 per couple. For reservations or more information, call (818) 906-9787.
April 13, 1993 | DAVID COLKER
A Ventura man found shot to death in Sherman Oaks on Friday night has been identified as Michael Carbone, 39, an employee of Technicolor, Los Angeles police reported Monday. But police said they have little additional information on the shooting in Sherman Oaks-Van Nuys Park at Magnolia and Van Nuys boulevards. Police have determined that the weapon was a small-caliber handgun. Carbone was found fully clothed and his car was parked about a block away.
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