Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, August 29. The film “Silence of the Lambs” doesn’t offer many laughs, but two brothers from Sherman Oaks managed to flip it into a comedic production.
Proponents of Proposition 38 say it would bring millions to local schools. More than 30 supporters gathered in Burbank Tuesday night to support the measure. Burbank Leader
What’s the San Fernando Valley’s spirit animal? Apparently, a horse. Daily News
Police are investigating a video that allegedly shows excessive use of force by two Foothill Division cops on a 34-year-old woman. L.A. Weekly
Burger lovers in Studio City now have two new options. Five Guys Burger & Fries and Stout both recently opened on Ventura Boulevard. L.A. Times
One Guardian journalist got lost trying to find the Los Angeles river, where he was scheduled to go kayaking. “I ask three other people and receive the same blank looks until finally a park ranger confirms that, yes, there is a river at the bottom of a ravine all of 150ft away,” he writes. L.A. Observed
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