SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) - Former NBA star Jayson Williams was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday for fatally shooting a hired limo driver in 2002, ending an eight-year legal odyssey by tearfully apologizing to the victim's family. He will be eligible for parole in 18 months. Williams, avoiding a retrial on a reckless manslaughter count that deadlocked the jury at his 2004 trial, pleaded guilty last month to aggravated assault in the death of ...
Dinner and a movie gotten a little too pricey these days? How about a movie and a concert... absolutely FREE and fun for the whole family?
The U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether Los Angeles County must pay damages to a Valencia, Calif. couple listed as child abusers even though they were declared innocent years ago.
Today's economic turmoil has shown a need to create a guaranteed steady stream of income in retirement. Annuities are beginning to gain some popularity among consumers and formerly skeptical financial professionals.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon could have reached across the aisle and made his first women's conference a truly excellent nonpartisan event, but his choice of keynote speakers made it clear who he represents.
Mitchell Community School students held a shoe drive the week of Jan. 25 for the victims of Haiti's devastating earthquake. Mitchell parent Raelene Rodi coordinated the event with Souls4Soles and Sport Chalet. That weekend, about 450 pairs of shoes were shipped to Haiti. The Student Council and PTA were amazed by the response from the community. Principal Roni Andrus said, "As you can see there was an extraordinary turnout of support for people in need, ...
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First Place In order to be a good citizen, you have to make good examples and choices. If you have a brother, sister or friends, talk to them about the environment and how to make it a better place for everybody, because you never know when your friends or siblings look up to you. If you are at school or at home, remember to recycle scraps of paper and empty plastic bottles because every little ...
Hundreds of children and families descended on Highlands Elementary for the school's first Cupid's Ball on Feb. 11.
Legacy Christian Academy hosted its 14th annual father-daughter dance on Feb. 6. The dance is a celebration focusing on the all important relationship between father and daughter. The purpose of the dance is to encourage all dads to spend a special evening with their daughters and illustrate the importance of them having strong, healthy relationships in the future. More than 130 couples take part in the dance every year.
Old Orchard Elementary School's Parent Teacher Student Association presented a performance by Chinese acrobats in celebration of the Chinese New Year on Friday night.
On Jan. 29, you reported about President's Obama's criticism of the high court ("Justice disparages Obama's U.S. high court criticism") in its ruling allowing corporations to contribute to political campaigns.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - The United States won only one medal at the Vancouver Olympics on Monday, yet there was some significance to it.
"Nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes." Despite Benjamin Franklin's drab depiction of taxation, the thought of filing your return should not be avoided or even feared.
Editor's note: This is the first in a series of columns from candidates in the 2010 Santa Clarita City Council race. David Gauny: Imperfect man vs. well-oiled machine Scott Wilk declared in his Jan. 29 column that he could "outperform Nostradamus" by predicting that all three City Council incumbents would be re-elected in 2010.
An estimated 6,000 people converged on Valencia this morning for a memorial to honor "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker and Santa Clarita Valley resident and business owner Roger Rodas, jamming traffic around the crash site that claimed their lives more than a week ago.
SANTA CLARITA - A steady but orderly flow of traffic was pouring into Valencia's Rye Canyon Business Park on Sunday as thousands of car enthusiasts were expected at the site where "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker and friend Roger Rodas were killed Nov. 30 in a fiery crash.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians rallied Sunday in Kiev, denouncing President Viktor Yanukovych's decision to turn away from Europe and move toward Russia. It was the country's biggest protest since its pro-democracy Orange Revolution in 2004.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Nelson Mandela wasn't on life support and had many family members and doctors close by in his final hours, a family friend who was at his bedside said Sunday.
Santa Clarita city officials are urging residents to stay away from the Rye Canyon Business Park Sunday, where potentially thousands of car enthusiasts are expected for a memorial event for actor Paul Walker and local businessman Roger Rodas.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Rain, snow, sleet and freezing rain began to glaze most of the Mid-Atlantic on Sunday, with officials urging people to stay off the roads, as North Texas and other states shook off the early remnants of the powerful storm.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Happy or sad? Content or bored? And how many times did you smile yesterday? A panel of experts thinks Uncle Sam should be more in touch with our feelings.
Local residents in the north Valencia housing communities near the Paul Walker crash site are bracing for heavy traffic today as a memorial for Paul Walker and Roger Rodas gets underway from noon- 5 p.m.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The California health exchange says it's been giving the names of tens of thousands of consumers to insurance agents without their permission or knowledge in an effort to hit deadlines for coverage.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A magnitude-4.5 earthquake in central Oklahoma shook residents Saturday, just weeks after the two-year anniversary of the strongest earthquake ever recorded in the Sooner state, and was followed by two smaller temblors later in the day.
Please let Meghan Blair know how much I applaud and support her for discussing the stigma of depression and Bipolar conditions in Our Community on Dec. 1, 2013.
Bullying is an increasing problem that affects the lives of students every day. This can happen anywhere from school to the online growing social media. When a person is bullied it affects their everyday life.
Cal Poly went big - 32 students strong - at the recent Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing. The world's largest gathering of women in technology, the conference challenged attendees to "Think Big, Drive Forward."
The Stevenson Ranch Neighborhood Watch group met Nov. 19 with members of the community and several law enforcement experts including Tim West, retired lieutenant for the Beverly Hills Police Department and resident of Stevenson Ranch.