Kathy Lively has picked up the microphone as lead singer for the Santa Clarita Valley band Tribute.
It was a hot, smoky room, full of the moneyed e
California United Bank released its second quarter results this week, announcing income was up 45.8-percent over the prior year. The bank also reported 49.8-percent growth in total assets to $796.7 million.
Tuesday, August 16
Summer sunset concert
With the recent news that those in Los Angeles County caught by red-light camera aren't legally required to appear in court or pay their infraction fines, it's painfully obvious that the system, though beneficial, is flawed.
I'm tired of hearing Democrats say they are being "held hostage" by Republicans. They have mastered the art of the 30-second sound bite for maximum impact and shock value. Unfortunately, this tactic does nothing to further intelligent debate to arrive at real solutions.
I have a problem with our representatives taking the Grover Norquist pledge.
Over the last 10 years, the federal government doubled in size in terms of spending. Doubled!
I am disgusted by the Hart district board members giving themselves a raise, as well as giving the superintendent a 2-percent raise and changing his benefit package a few weeks prior.
In response to "School board OKs raise," July 21:
Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills is hosting a blood drive today and Friday to benefit an injured firefighter.
Tickets are now available for Sean's Night, a benefit dinner slated for 6:30 p.m. Sept. 10 to raise money for the California Youth Chess League and local chess programs.
Representatives for three major Southern California grocers say they've made a new offer, but a union spokesman Wednesday said employees might vote on the possibility of a strike as early as next week.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - UCLA running back and Valencia High graduate Steven Manfro left the practice field on a cart Tuesday after apparently injuring his knee.
The last month for the California Senate and Assembly to pass or kill bills this year has begun. At the end of August, Gov. Jerry Brown will have one month to sign or veto bills that make it through the Legislature. Many of the bills that have had been on the Valley Industry & Commerce Association's (VICA) radar in 2014 are still in circulation, for better or for worse.
In the best seller "Good to Great," author Jim Collins states that any organization that wants to improve should start by getting the right people, as he says, "on the bus and the wrong people off it."
CalArts School of Film/Video by the numbers:
Ken Cornett stood a couple of hundred feet away from the performance stage at the August Thursday night Art Slam.
TV crews from the series "NCIS" built a fake safety deposit room inside the break room of the Bank of Santa Clarita's main branch in which the cameramen shot a few hours of film. By the time the editing was completed, the scene probably only made it into three or four minutes of the TV show.
I'm a little over 6 months away from turning the big 3-0, and I've taken a lot of time to ponder on these last 10 years and what lessons I've learned, trials I've overcome and how I have changed overall as a person. A lot of big things happened in these past ten years, getting married, having three children, graduating college, starting a career, becoming a stay-at-home mom, leaving it all to pursue our dreams, moving cross country and shifting our focus. Through all of this I've learned a little about life and a lot ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Joan Rivers' family is confirming that the comedian is on life support after going into cardiac arrest last week during a procedure at a doctor's office.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies investigating summertime robberies on Canyon Country bike paths have arrested an additional juvenile, bringing to seven the number apprehended in the crackdown, officials said Tuesday.
MOSCOW (AP) - Riding a wave of military gains by Russia-backed rebels, President Vladimir Putin has made it exceedingly clear that he wants a peace deal for Ukraine on his terms and will not be stopped by economic costs.
BEIRUT (AP) - An Internet video posted online Tuesday purported to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group, which called it retribution for continued U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Thirty-two teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling under a weak spot in a fence late Monday, and nine of them were still on the run Tuesday, a spokesman said.
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Al-Shabab's top leader was in one of two vehicles hit Monday night by a U.S. military strike, a member of the Somali Islamic extremist group said Tuesday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gio Gonzalez picked a good time to earn his first victory for Washington in the second half, coming against a talented Dodgers lineup the Nationals could see in the postseason.
We've talked a lot over the past few years about Hart graduate and professional softball player Jessica Shults.