Ghostwalk is in its 17th year, running weekends, Oct. 14-16, 21-23, 29 and 30 in Santa Paula. Presented annually to benefit the Santa Paula Theater Center, Ghostwalk is an hour-long guided tour of vintage Santa Paula neighborhoods featuring historical and architectural history of the city of Santa Paula. Along the way, participants will encounter a number of lost souls who will thrill them with the stories of their untimely ends. The scripts incorporate colorful, historic locations and events relating to Santa Paula's early residents.
Fall is a perfect time to visit and tour some wonderful wineries. Those of us living in Southern California are fortunate to have some of the finest wineries in our own backyard. Customers who are about to make a trip to wine country always ask what wineries they should visit and if there is a proper way to taste wine at the wineries. We always offer a few suggestions.
Tuesday, Oct. 18
Around the SCV: Oct. 14, 2011
Thank God we have legislators.
Following the annual State of the City presentation, the Santa Clarita City Council gave everyone in attendance quantifiable proof that this really is a great place to live.
"Thou shalt not speak ill of any fellow Republican."
In response to a letter published in the Oct. 9 ("No bus route available for COC students"), Santa Clarita Transit does in fact provide direct service from Stevenson Ranch to various points of interest throughout the city of Santa Clarita, including College of the Canyons.
The California Attorney General's office has been considering a major restructuring to make white collar and cybercrimes its priority after state budget cuts targeted units that focus on gang and drug enforcement, according to a draft strategy document obtained by The Associated Press.
Emergency personnel transport an occupant of an overturned Acura TL involved in a crash on Arroyo Park Drive, east of McBean Parkway, in Valencia on Thursday.
California Highway Patrol officers responded to a report of a horse that fell inside a trailer near Highway 126 and Commerce Center Drive at 4:40 p.m. today in Castaic.
Junior high, high school and community students and their families are invited to a career expo Oct. 20 at Golden Valley High School.
More than 377,000 pounds of ground beef have been recalled by Commercial Meat Company Inc., due to possible E. coli contamination, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced today
For a nation built on grit, hard work and creativity, it sure is taking a long while for some Grade-A ideas to emerge on how best to help housing.
In the last week, Gov. Jerry Brown reviewed and signed some 600 bills that reached his desk from this year's legislative session.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hours after owner Donald Sterling was banned from the NBA for life, the Los Angeles Clippers returned to an energized Staples Center and beat the Golden State Warriors 113-103 on Tuesday night to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series.
This will probably be a long week for Foothill League swimmers, as they look ahead to next week's Foothill League prelims and finals where, quite literally, anything might happen.
Time off can give players a chance to recuperate.
The Valencia Vikings might have been overlooked heading into the Foothill League season, but the two-time defending champion West Ranch Wildcats weren't going to do any overlooking of their own on Tuesday afternoon at West Ranch High School.
While in his mid-20s, Dustin Shillcox learned that he would never walk again.
Living the fabulous life may be hard-earned spoils for you, but it can leave your children disillusioned and distant from their middle- and lower-class peers. Living privileged puts your kids in an unusually advantageous place in life. But what are the possible pitfalls of giving your kids everything you didn't have; and a lot of what many will never have?
Attorneys for outdoor advertising interests sponsoring the Santa Clarita billboard petition drive have filed a cease-and-desist demand against the company they accuse of blocking signature gathering.
It turns out the work-from-home engineer really isn't a myth.
The American middle class has been the wealthiest in the world for a long time, but no longer.
It keeps coming into homes with the full backing of traditions, holidays, celebrations, rituals and even the search for happiness. Millions of marketing dollars encourage it. The economy depends on it. Kids demand it.
YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Loraine Osborne is a Rosie.
LA HABRA, Calif. (AP) - An explosion and fire possibly caused by a dust buildup at a metal-polishing shop injured 11 people Tuesday, including two men who were critically burned, fire officials said.
Graduation rates in the William S. Hart Union High School District continued to far outpace the average rates in the county and the state, according to numbers released this week.
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) - A FedEx employee wearing ammunition draped across his chest "like Rambo" opened fire Tuesday at a package-sorting center outside Atlanta, wounding six people before apparently committing suicide, police and witnesses said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Issuing about the strongest rebuke that he could, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life Tuesday for making racist comments in a recorded conversation, the first step toward forcing a sale of the club and permanently removing Sterling from the league.