The sentencing of convicted murderer Michael Dean Stephens was continued Thursday at San Fernando Superior Court.
Politicians sometimes make decisions that make sense to no one. I know this comes as a shock to many of you. But think of some of the more famous boondoggles of the past. Like the Alaska Bridge to Nowhere or the Army's $900 hammer.
Monday, Dec. 6
2Day in the SCV
Pet owners can share the holiday spirit with their four-legged loved ones at an event Saturday.
On Aug. 24, the Santa Clarita's City Council wrested control of the local libraries from the county. How do we make the best of it? The last of this four-part series defines realistic spending levels along with a method of linking taxpayer revenues to performance.
The Castaic Lake Water Agency continues to believe that the Bay Delta Conservation Plan remains an important opportunity to achieve the state's dual goals of Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta ecosystem restoration and improved water supply reliability.
Last Saturday, I attempted to donate many hardcover and paperback books to the Valencia Library. I was startled, to say the least, when I was told they are not accepting donations because they do not have enough room.
I seem to remember somewhere back in school that a newspaper article should include: who, what, where and when.
As College of the Canyons Chancellor Dianne Van Hook noted at the groundbreaking of her library expansion project last month, "If you keep on doing what you've always done, you'll keep on getting what you've always got."
As we enter into the season, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station would like to remind all residents to celebrate responsibly and keep safety and the law in mind.
The city of Santa Clarita Transit has been chosen to receive a 2010 Best APWA Project of the Year award from the Southern California Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA). The APWA award recognizes public agencies for their outstanding projects and programs.
We are now in that brief time between holiday celebrations. What is often called the warm and fuzzy time when everyone is of good cheer, and thoughts are of family and friends.
It seems like stress is a fact of life for most of us. Many of us have had stress-reduction training before, or know some of the things we should do to help ourselves feel better. It just seems like we never have time, or just can't remember to apply them.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial question lingers: What happens if the grand jury now considering the case doesn't return a charge against the officer?
LOS ANGELES (AP) - On these dating sites, a passion for pets will help you find more than just puppy love.
JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming (AP) - If anyone thought Janet Yellen might clarify her view of the U.S. job market in her speech here Friday, the Federal Reserve chair had a message:
Things are going to look a little bit different around Golden Valley this season.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tom Brady threw two touchdown passes. Stephen Gostkowski kicked a 60-yard field goal. The New England Patriots didn't allow a point for more than 58 minutes.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Sonny Gray ended a monthlong losing streak, pitching into the ninth inning and leading the Oakland Athletics over the Los Angeles Angels 5-3 Friday night in a matchup of AL West rivals.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dan Haren overcame a leadoff homer by Curtis Granderson and a pair of failed sacrifice bunt attempts to help the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the error-prone New York Mets 6-2 on Friday night.
Hart district Superintendent Rob Challinor says the Canyon High School softball field, the subject of a discrimination investigation by federal education officials, needs some maintenance but is due for improvements and is safe for use.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto is coming to California at the invitation of Gov. Jerry Brown, less than a month after Brown visited his country, officials said Friday.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Relatives of Californians who died in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks will get a second chance to apply for college scholarships under legislation signed by Gov. Jerry Brown after investigations found that the state mishandled the program.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Days after an Islamic extremist group beheaded an American journalist, U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer condemned Friday the "brutal and barbaric murder" of James Foley and labeled the Islamic State a "worldwide threat" that must be stopped.
NEW YORK (AP) - Mike Krzyzewski is ready to decide who is going with him to Spain.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Lawmakers on Friday acted on bills that tackle firearm safety and add rules for ammunition sales.
The second SCV Marriage and Family Conference, sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will take place this Saturday at 24443 McBean Parkway in in Valencia.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Democratic state Sen. Ben Hueso was arrested Friday on suspicion of drunken driving, the latest black eye for the state's majority party and the 40-member chamber that suspended three other Democrats facing legal troubles.