Navy Seaman Recruit Carlos A. Ontiveros, son of Teresa Reyes of Orrville, Ohio and Angel Ontiveros, of Canyon Country, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
Army Pfc. Parker J. Sutton has graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. The training consists of Basic Infantry Training and Advanced Individual Training.
Katie Krantz and Edward Mitchell were joined in marriage on April 29 at Rancho Las Lomas in Silverado.
Just because I don't believe Christianity should be the law, doesn't mean I don't think you'd be better off in every way if you were to follow Christ. I know you would.
Since the downgrade of the U.S. credit rating by Standard & Poor's, I continue to see nothing but denial by the liberal spending segment largely responsible for it.
For those of you who appreciate the arts, here is some news that may interest you:
About a week ago, Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Ill., held a town hall meeting and was questioned about whether the Bush tax cuts for the wealthy created jobs for Americans.
In his guest column last Sunday ("Tea party to blame for credit downgrade"), Charlie Vignola blamed the country's credit rating downgrade on the tea parties, claiming that Obama offered a budget plan that would have solved the debt crisis, but that John Boehner, at the behest of the tea parties, turned it down, leading to the downgrade.
I am literally stunned by Taylor Jones' Aug. 21 political cartoon of Rick Perry.
Regarding the Aug. 21 political cartoon of Rick Perry:
Third Thursdays, ongoing
Gently used clothing needed
A convicted murderer is innocent and wrongly imprisoned for the 1995 machete murder of Frederick Walker, according to a group devoted to re-opening cases of wrongful conviction.
The property manager of a controversial private sport complex in Newhall has until Sept. 21 to lower the court's fence from 10 feet to six feet to adhere to Santa Clarita city code.
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Two people, reportedly football players at College of the Canyons, died Friday night following a crash in Sylmar.
The Santa Clarita Valley continues to account for the majority of rabid bat discoveries countywide, according to a report released this week.
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) - In a span of two weeks, Adam Scott lost his No. 1 ranking and then ended the year without a major.
BAGHDAD (AP) - A suicide bomber hit an Interior Ministry building in central Baghdad on Saturday, killing at least 11 people, as an investigation was underway into a deadly attack on a Sunni mosque that has heightened sectarian tension amid a fragile political transition.
DONETSK, Russia (AP) - Hundreds of trucks from a bitterly disputed Russian aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine rolled back across the border Saturday into Russia but questions about alleged Russian artillery in Ukraine still remained.
CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) - President Barack Obama has spent less time away from the White House than his predecessors. But his two-week break on the resort island of Martha's Vineyard and hours on the golf course have his detractors teeing up as they highlight the slew of foreign policy crises currently facing the United States.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial question lingers: What happens if the grand jury now considering the case doesn't return a charge against the officer?
LOS ANGELES (AP) - On these dating sites, a passion for pets will help you find more than just puppy love.
JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming (AP) - If anyone thought Janet Yellen might clarify her view of the U.S. job market in her speech here Friday, the Federal Reserve chair had a message:
Things are going to look a little bit different around Golden Valley this season.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tom Brady threw two touchdown passes. Stephen Gostkowski kicked a 60-yard field goal. The New England Patriots didn't allow a point for more than 58 minutes.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Sonny Gray ended a monthlong losing streak, pitching into the ninth inning and leading the Oakland Athletics over the Los Angeles Angels 5-3 Friday night in a matchup of AL West rivals.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dan Haren overcame a leadoff homer by Curtis Granderson and a pair of failed sacrifice bunt attempts to help the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the error-prone New York Mets 6-2 on Friday night.
Hart district Superintendent Rob Challinor says the Canyon High School softball field, the subject of a discrimination investigation by federal education officials, needs some maintenance but is due for improvements and is safe for use.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto is coming to California at the invitation of Gov. Jerry Brown, less than a month after Brown visited his country, officials said Friday.