Missing child: Vanessa Cruz

Age now: 9

Eyes: Brown 

Hair: Black

Missing since: Aug. 3, 2003

Missing from: Sylmar

Note: Vanessa has a birthmark on her right ear.

Contact: National Center for Missing and  Exploited Children; (800) THE-LOST

The downturn persists

Examiner analysis reveals that San Francisco’s economy has a long road to recovery

Local startup raises billions of dollars to reverse the aging process

Fountain of Youth firm will start with mice, is Jeff Bezos next?