It is time for the United States to join the following countries in allowing gays and lesbians to openly serve in the military: Albania, Australia, Austria, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Ireland, Italy, Republic of Korea, Spain, Ukraine and United Kingdom.
I think it was about my 40th year that I realized how much of my life had been spent living in the future.
RSVP for jewelry show, fundraiser
Rick and Celeste Steen, of Canyon Country, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Holly Suzanne Steen to Jeff Wayne Lowzik, of Glendale.
Local resident Suzanne Stone will host a private Lia Sophia jewelry show and fundraiser at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center on Wednesday, Dec. 15 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
This holiday season, the Foundation for Children's Dental Health, in partnership with Donna Lombardi, will provide free oral evaluation, cleaning and fluoride varnish application to school age children on Monday, Dec. 20 and Dec. 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the office at 23752 Newhall Ave, Newhall, CA 91321.
The Santa Clarita Community College District Board of Trustees, which oversees College of the Canyons, elected Michele Jenkins as the 2011 board president Wednesday. She replaces Scott Wilk, who remains on the board as a trustee.
Steve Teeman on Thursday was appointed to be the 2011 Castaic Union School District board president. He replaces David Huffaker, who remains on the Castaic Union board. Laura Pearson was selected to be the clerk during the Thursday night board meeting.
Local pets who want their photos taken with Santa Claus can stop by Pet Supply from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today for their photo sessions. The event is organized by Santa Clarita Pet Assistance, a local organization dedicated to promoting animal welfare.
The Santa Clarita Valley was buffeted by strong breezes and gusty winds Friday and Friday night, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a wind avisory to be in effect at least until 6 p.m. Saturday.
Santa Clarita City Councilman Frank Ferry remains in critical but stable condition at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, where he was hospitalized Dec. 3. after complications arose from a surgery.
Delicious hot chocolate, baby Jesus and a drive-thru display.
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The Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 (HR 5297), which President Barack Obama signed on Oct. 4, will provide approximately $30 billion to small banks (those with less than $10 billion in assets) for lending to small businesses; provide approximately $12 billion in tax incentives to small businesses and expand the loan programs of the Small Business Administration (SBA).
NEW YORK (AP) - Two American aid workers seriously ill with Ebola will be brought from West Africa to Atlanta for treatment in one of the most tightly sealed isolation units in the country, officials said Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Republicans passed legislation late Friday to address the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border by sending migrant youths back home without hearings, winning over conservatives with a companion bill that could lead to deporting more than half a million immigrants whom the Obama administration granted temporary work permits. President Barack Obama condemned the Republican action and said he'd act unilaterally, as best he could.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A San Francisco transit bus and a commuter train crashed into trucks minutes apart Friday, injuring 40 people and sending more than 20 of them to the hospital, authorities said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Kyle Hendricks scattered four hits over seven innings, Starlin Castro had three hits and scored three runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat Los Angeles 8-2 on Friday night, snapping the Dodgers' six-game winning streak.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - The Los Angeles Angels powered their way to a victory.
VENTURA (AP) - An Arcadia firefighter who went missing and died on a camping trip had drugs and alcohol in his system.
The gasoline price roller coaster is running a strange course this summer.
NEW YORK (AP) - Batman creator Bob Kane's own copies of the Caped Crusader's earliest appearances are going up for auction.
RANCHO PALOS VERDES (AP) - A search-and-rescue team pulled a rare half-ton whale fossil from a backyard in Rancho Palos Verdes on Friday, a feat that the team agreed to take on as a makeshift training mission.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Actor Michael Jace, who has been charged with killing his wife, has waived his right to a preliminary hearing.
Paramedics took one person to a hospital Friday night following a single-vehicle, roll-over
A sheriff's deputy responding to an anonymous tip arrested a group of vandals spray-painting graffiti on a railroad bridge in Santa Clarita on Friday afternoon, officials said.
When it comes to choosing a career path, each person is presented with two questions: How can my career help me lead a fulfilling life? And can I be happy with an unfulfilling job?
More than 100 fire-fighting personnel - aided by three helicopters and even a couple of water trucks from a nearby construction site - doused a wind-blown brush fire Friday that blackened five acres of hillside on rugged land south of Plum Canyon Road in Saugus.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The last of seven former city officials involved in a multimillion-dollar corruption case in the city of Bell was sentenced Friday to a year in jail, most of which he has already served.