The recent community college board election once again reminds us to "read the fine print" whenever we receive something during an election campaign that wants us to do one thing or another and has the glossy photos to prove it.
Several months ago, you had an article about the Human Rights Watch Student Task Force's actions on SB 9 (removes juvenile LWOP).
When are the people in our government and corporations going to wake up and face reality?
The movie "Animal House" remains one of the biggest money-making comedies of all time. There are many one-liners overlooked and not given their due because people are still laughing from the previous exchange.
Local deputies have arrested 147 graffiti-vandals and taggers in 2011, a city official said this week.
It's been more than two years since the Santa Clarita Valley has hosted a major golf tournament at its highly rated Valencia Country Club course, and, as a result, the area's missed out on millions of dollars in lost revenue and invaluable national exposure.
President Obama's decision to selectively enforce U.S. illegal immigration laws is a direct assault on the 14 million Americans and legal immigrants who are looking for a job to support themselves and their families. It will result in higher unemployment and lower wages and benefits for many Americans.
Most of the time, I love my job. It puts me in relationship with people at the most critical times of their lives.
In about one month's time, the filing period for the 2012 City Council elections will start. Since the last election in 2010, the following kerfuffles upset the anti-incumbency partisans in the SCV, to wit:
In his Nov. 17 column, "Oil pipeline is not what we need," Dave Lutness trots out all the usual anti-oil canards about how alternative energy is right around the corner, oil itself is scarce, the oil industrial complex is evil, etc.
The Metrolink Holiday Toy Express will roll into Newhall on Nov. 27 in an annual tradition that will include musical
La Mesa, Rancho Pico and Rio Norte junior high schools will begin solar transformations Monday when construction begins at the schools.
California Highway Patrol officers are seeking a hit and run suspect who allegedly sideswiped a green Toyota 4Runner SUV just after 11:30 today in Stevenson Ranch.
On Monday, the city of Santa Clarita will celebrate the ground-breaking for the Lyons Avenue / Interstate 5 Interchange Beautification Project at 10 a.m.
PALMDALE - In one week, Saugus football went from a third-place Foothill League team, to its co-champion (by way of a forfeit), to now done with its season.
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and - watched by officials as they spoke - called for Washington to send a high-ranking representative to negotiate for their freedom.
PALMDALE (AP) - Los Angeles County sheriff's officials say a deputy has been injured in a rollover accident on the 14 Freeway near Palmdale.
ERIE, Colo. (AP) - All five people aboard a small plane that crashed near an airport north of Denver have died, a spokesman for the National Transportation Board said.
WASHINGTON (AP) - As states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advocates worry that more drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic deaths. Researchers, though, are divided on the question.
MOSCOW (AP) - Pro-Russian rebels softened their demand for full independence Monday, saying they would respect Ukraine's sovereignty in exchange for autonomy - a shift that reflects Moscow's desire to strike a deal at a new round of peace talks.
THERMAL (AP) - A Southern California high school has retired a controversial Arab mascot.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - Celebrity chef Todd English, who has opened restaurants around the country and written multiple cookbooks, was arrested Sunday on a charge of driving while intoxicated, authorities said.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Hyun-Jin Ryu's stint on the disabled list was nothing more than a speed bump.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - While the Los Angeles Angels buzzed around their clubhouse preparing for their fantasy football draft, the Oakland Athletics had their own doors locked for a grim team meeting.
The men's and women's soccer teams of The Master's College prepare for a busy week of home matches, while Mustang women's volleyball takes a breather after competing at the 2014 Asics/Wyndham Labor Day Classic in Irvine. Meanwhile, TMC men's and women's cross country teams gear up to start their season next weekend at the UC Irvine Invitational.
As the summer days of waking up just before noon yield to pre-sunrise first period classes, so comes chronic sleep deprivation among American teens.
Junk food is not only unhealthy and addictive, but it appears to stifle any willingness to try new foods, according to a study led by the University of New South Wales Australia.
Popular opinion has it that there's a dearth of good parents in movies to promote values and provide strong examples for the rising generation.
HAPPY CAMP (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service says cloudy skies and lower temperatures have slowed the spread of two forest wildfires that are threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - Celebrity chef Todd English has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated in New York.