What would you call a smile, direct eye contact and a firm handshake? I call them the top scorers in making and receiving a memorable introduction.
CARF International announced that Saugus, Calif.-based Pleasantview Industries has been accredited for a period of three years for Organizational Employment Services and Community Employment Services.
Local author-illustrator Braddon Mendelson will read his children's book "Have You Seen the Tickle Bug?" at two upcoming events in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Home Instead Senior Care has teamed up with local nonprofits and retailers to bring "Be a Santa to a Senior" to Santa Clarita Valley.
TreePeople, a local environmental organization, hosts its final full moon hike of 2010 on Dec. 21.
Teenagers in the Santa Clarita Valley interested in one day owning their own business have access to a program that allows them to explore this career option to determine if it's right for them.
The Canyon Country Library will re-open in March after the City Council voted this week to approve a deal hatched between city and county officials: The city will spend $622,000 of its own money to complete the county's renovation project there.
Amidst the joy and giving of this holiday season, the sad truth is this: Many people remain in need here in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Jim Horton has it about as wrong as wrong can be in his letter to the editor slamming "big government" for what ails the country ("No 'nanny state'," Nov. 23).
Thanksgiving for seniors
From left, Santa Clarita City Council members Bob Kellar, Laurie Ender, Los Angeles County Fire Chief P. Michael Freeman, Mayor Laurene Weste and City Council members Marsha McLean and Frank Ferry stand in Council Chambers in City Hall after Freeman received the Key to the City during Tuesday night's Santa Clarita City Council meeting. Freeman retired Thursday. Freeman's 16 years leading the Los Angeles County Fire Department partly coincided with the great growth of the Santa Clarita Valley. During that time, the number of fire stations in the SCV increased to 21. Five more stations are slated to ...
In between the Santa Susana and San Gabriel mountains - right at the point that the two ranges meet in the Newhall Pass - lies an important swath of natural area.
The city of Santa Clarita Transit and Metro have partnered to offer a free workshop for disabled riders using mobility devices or scooters on buses.
The new Santa Clarita Street Fair is set to debut on Nov. 27 and 28, and one weekend per month thereafter.
The city of Santa Clarita will host a dedication to acknowledge its recently completed acquisition of 243 acres of the Rodda/Agua Dulce Partners property on Thursday, Dec. 9 at 10 a.m.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Two parolees raped and killed at least four women while wearing GPS trackers, and there may be more victims, a California police chief alleged Monday.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - Under a canopy of trees on the edge of a large field, soldiers from Bravo Battery are lying in a circle as they pore over targeting charts. Nearby, others are preparing the howitzer cannons as helicopters swoop overhead. At the edge of the circle, the platoon leader watches as the field artillerymen go through their training exercise.
Robert Burton wants to ban motorcycles from public streets because of the many accidents and even fatalities involving motorcycles, and because he saw a rider riding on the back wheel only, and because motorcycle riders cost our state many dollars in hospital bills.
On a recent bus trip to a remote area of Mexico, we were asked to buy basic school supplies for a remote village school.
The blue/red strobe lights flashed against the sides of the seemingly quiet single family home in upscale Valencia.
While codes aren't going to change for Santa Clarita business owners making tenant improvements at their place of business, the process doesn't have to be fraught with headaches, according to officials with the city's Building & Safety division.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin scored 24 points while picking up his 16th technical, and the Los Angeles Clippers led all the way in beating the Denver Nuggets 117-105 on Tuesday night for their franchise-record 57th victory of the season.
As far as Tuesdays go, The Masters's College baseball team had a pretty good one.
No one knows exactly which eight teams will make their way to Oklahoma City for the 2014 NCAA Women's College World Series.
Last week, the following Part 1 crimes occurred in Zone 3 Stevenson Ranch:
The following crimes were reported in the Saugus area over the past week:
There is a trend I have noticed among people who seek help in marriage and couples' counseling. Both partners usually have the best of intentions. Both usually want to save the relationship and make it better. But often people end up in marriage counseling because they are engaging in five selfish behaviors which prevent good communication and understanding for each other to take place.
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As I unpacked my kids from the car for a fun afternoon at the park, I bathed them in sunblock and let them go. They ran, giggled and played in the afternoon sun as I chased them. My experience was the same as millions of mothers across the world. My kids called to me, showed me their tricks, and became very dirty very fast. I found myself looking around at the other mothers, their beautifully dressed and clean children then back to my messy, giggling brood. I became distracted from the great fun we were having. I had lost focus ...
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's detectives are hoping the public will help them identify an ATM thief with the release Tuesday of ATM photos taken of the suspect, a sheriff's spokesman said.