San Fernando Valley roundup: Tapas bar opens in NoHo, Police uncover large amount of marijuana and drugs and Glendale officials defend electric rate increases

Good morning, readers. Today is Friday, July 13, 2012. The North Hollywood Arts District seems to acquire a new business every month.

An area rather desolate a few years ago is now home to several restaurants, an independent coffee shop, a Laemmle theater and a couple of bike shops. Bow & Tuss, the latest addition, is a Spanish tapas bar. The drink menu was set up by the same creatives behind Glendale's Neat bar. L.A. Times

A woman went to work with her father on Wednesday, but it wasn't for a take your daughter to work event. Los Angeles Police Officer Jamie Carganilla joined her father Pat Cronin at the department and they cruised the San Fernando Valley together on her first day. Washington Post

Police uncovered 22 pounds of marijuana, a large quantity of steroids and Oxycodone pills Wednesday in Woodland Hills and Reseda. A 31-year-old man was arrested. Daily News

Starting next year, Glendale Water & Power customers are expected to see a jump in electricity rates. City Manager Scott Ochoa said the rate change is needed to pay for infrastructure improvements. Glendale News-Press

The wife of a missing Burbank FBI agent is hoping that her husband will come back home soon. On Wednesday, she released 60 Monarch butterflies, one for each day Stephen Ivens has been reported missing. Burbank Leader

-- Tiffany Kelly, Times Community News

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