updated Fri. November 11, 2022
March 5, 2018
The legacy of some of Hollywood's biggest names is in doubt this Oscar Sunday, tarnished by charges of sexual misconduct. But should that taint extend to their most beloved works? A question pondered by Tracy Smith in our Cover Story: If you need to be reminded why they called Alfred Hitchcock "TheÃâÃÂ ...
February 23, 2018
The Orland Farm Sanctuary in Glenn County will close its doors after 25 years of rescuing animals from slaughter. Beginning in the spring, the 246 animals will be transported in phases to Farm Sanctuary's shelter in Watkins Glen, New York, which added 96 acres of pasture and forest land to continue itsÃâÃÂ ...
February 15, 2018
She then worked as director of publicity for Altman's production company and appeared as a publicist — named Sue Barton — in Nashville (1975). Barton also worked for many years with Tippi Hedren on the actress' Shambala Preserve in Acton, California. A private memorial service at the Lodge atÃâÃÂ ...
The Chronicle of Philanthropy
February 14, 2018
Farm Sanctuary held its Valentine's Day-related event this year on February 11 at its shelter in Acton, Calif. The ticketed event — $20 for adults, $10 for kids ages 4 to 12 — featured a photo booth, a make-your-own-Valentine station, and a chance to spend time with the rescued animals that live there.
August 29, 2017
ACTON, Calif. (KABC) --. A school bus erupted in flames on the side of Highway 14 in Acton on Monday evening after a high school volleyball team evacuated the vehicle. California Highway Patrol officers responded to the scene at 8:38 p.m. on the 14, near Puritan Mine Road, according to the agency.
August 4, 2017
In the Temblor map above, we show the FEMA flood map for Acton, California. What can be seen is that much of the small town is within a 1% chance per year flood zone (more than 1 in 10 chance of it happening in a decade). This means that if someone is within this zone and has a mortgage, they mustÃâÃÂ ...
August 4, 2017
ACTON, Calif. (KABC) --. Acton residents are digging out of a muddy mess Friday, one day after a summer storm caused flash flooding in the area. Homes and businesses were damaged due to flooding, which left a layer of mud and debris over the small community. "This only lasted maybe 15, 20 minutesÃâÃÂ ...
August 4, 2017
ACTON, Calif. -- Several drivers were trapped and rescued after heavy rain flooded a Southern California neighborhood Thursday afternoon. The worst of the flooding happened between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. in Acton, CBS Los Angeles reports. Helicopter views showed streams of muddy brown water gushingÃâÃÂ ...
July 21, 2017
The father of an 8-year-old boy who died in a double fatal rollover crash near Acton on Thursday has identified his son, as well as his daughter and the children's mother, who both suffered major injuries. Keion Jones, left, was killed in a car crash near Acton while his twin sister, Kimora, was seriouslyÃâÃÂ ...
LA Daily News
April 12, 2017
A fire patrol truck heads up Soledad Canyon road near Acton, CA as the setting sun is obscured by smoke from the Sand fire which continues to burn near Santa Clarita Monday, July 25, 2016. (Photo by David Crane Southern California News Group). Expand. By David Danelski | firstname.lastname@example.org | TheÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
The Roar Foundation / Shambala Preserve, Acton, Calif. "Tippi: A Memoir" by Tippi Hedren (William Morrow); Available via Amazon ÃâÃÂ· Ted Braun, USC School of Cinematic Arts. elizabeth-taylor-alamy-ap-9303290325-620.jpg. Elizabeth Taylor in 1943 (left), at the time of her first major film role, in "LassieÃâÃÂ ...
news and opinion