Tuesday, Feb. 15
Regarding the naming of a bridge for our fallen heroes: A tower or a statue here in Santa Clarita will do more than pay tribute to those who continue to suffer hardship from their sacrifice at war.
As a former member and president of the William S. Hart Union School District Board of Trustees, I am shocked at board member Joe Messina's behavior, and dismayed that fellow board member Steve Sturgeon went along with the denial of Gloria Mercado-Fortine's normal rotational turn of the presidency - based on Messina's unproven allegations. What happened?
To some degree, it seems in politics that we end up with what appears to be "dynasties," family members of previously elected individuals following in their footsteps.
Members of the Penn State Alumni Association are holding the first West Coast fundraiser for the 2011 Penn State Interfraternity Council/Panhellenic Dance Marathon at 4 p.m. Saturday in the Hollywood Hills.
Citizens of Santa Clarita have a new reason to be proud.
A motorcyclist was hospitalized Thursday following a morning collision on the Golden State Freeway.
It is unlikely criminal charges will be filed against driver of a van that struck and killed a security guard working on the set of "NCIS" on Wednesday, detectives said Thursday.
With a goal to help pay for student programs, the Hart district is moving forward with plans to establish an education foundation that would act as a fundraising arm for the 23,000-student district, officials said Thursday.
Local seniors rallied Thursday to defend the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center against claims by two patrons of physical and verbal abuse from volunteer and administrative staff there.
Canyon defeated Golden Valley Thursday night at Canyon High School 67-38 in a matchup of two teams finishing their seasons in drastically different fashions.
Two local seniors are protesting what they describe as abusive treatment at the hands of a Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center volunteer and administrative staff there.
The Santa Clarita City Council unanimously approved changes during its meeting Tuesday that firm up the city's campaign sign laws.
Having a child may qualify you for some additional tax benefits, providing they were your dependent in 2010.
I have opposed the high-speed rail project since its inception and am troubled by Gov. Jerry Brown's single-minded pursuit of it since he took office in 2011.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Government investigators found no proof that delays in care caused veterans to die at a Phoenix VA hospital, but they found widespread problems that the Veterans Affairs Department is promising to fix.
"Oops!" Gov. Rick Perry infamously uttered during the 2012 Republican primaries.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Mike Trout had an RBI double and Albert Pujols added a two-run single during Los Angeles' five-run fourth inning, and the Angels regained sole possession of the majors' best record with an 8-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night.
BALTIMORE (AP) - Jonathan Schoop singled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and Caleb Joseph had two RBIs as the Baltimore Orioles beat the fading Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 Tuesday night.
PHOENIX (AP) - Matt Kemp homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored six runs in the fourth inning, thanks in large part to two overturned out calls, to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-5 on Tuesday night.
When I left work as a full-time journalist almost three years ago, I was determined to move into my new career without looking back.
August 26, 2014 (Newhall, Calif.) – This week, Newhall County Water District's 10,000 customers can expect to receive resources on California's drought directly in their homes and mailboxes. Following the adoption of its own Drought Action Plan, District officials are taking extensive education measures to ensure residents are aware of how they can help during this historic drought.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto met Tuesday with lawmakers and swapped praise with Gov. Jerry Brown, but not all legislators rolled out the welcome mat at a luncheon held on the final day of his visit to California.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Prosecutors on Tuesday charged a suspect in three Los Angeles-area weekend killings with murder in an earlier shooting.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's a time-honored rite harking back to an era of black-and-white TVs and the trio of networks whose programs they delivered: the grand unveiling of new fall fare.
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Southern California coastal areas prepared Tuesday for the arrival of big and potentially damaging surf spawned by Hurricane Marie spinning off Mexico's Pacific coast.
Last week, the following Part 1 crime occurred in Zone 3 Stevenson Ranch:
WASHINGTON (AP) - People who use Facebook and Twitter are less likely than others to share their opinions on hot-button issues, even when they are offline, according to a surprising new survey by the Pew Research Center.
Jim Colorado, the famous soccer player, visited me last week. It seems while in Brazil for the World Cup, he reluctantly (quite reluctantly according to him) succumbed to the wiles of the shapely football (because in the rest of the world, soccer is called football) fan, Lola Palooza, a resident of West Covina, that hotbed of drama and intrigue.