Los Angeles County officials will hold a community meeting tonight to discuss the Board of Supervisors 2011 redistricting process.
An Acton man was in jail Monday after being nabbed by store security while allegedly trying to steal about $100 worth of merchandise from a Valencia Target, authorities said.
While writing this series, it's taken only four weeks to get to this stage of your financial life and it was quite simple. Getting to this stage in your actual financial life, however, could take many years and might be a bit more difficult.
An essential American debate is whether the government can or should provide social services.
I appreciated Wes Storch's May 8 column, "Public schools are an asset to the SCV," supporting our fine public schools in Santa Clarita.
Ignorance is bliss. But it is still ignorance. If the ignorance continues, bliss will not only cease, it will be replaced by agony for billions, and the once-blissful billions will wonder what happened.
Senior lunch menu
Local property owners whose buildings made a city list of potential historic landmarks may soon have good reason to want to stay on that list.
Last week, we were subjected on a daily basis to the bleatings of the California Teachers Association as it descended upon Sacramento to complain about the "unfairness" of the proposed cuts to education if the temporary sales, personal income and vehicle taxes are not extended.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita)) issued the following statement in support of both H.R. 1229, "Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act" and H.R. 1231 "Reversing President Obama's Offshore Moratorium Act":
When my younger sister entered Davis County High School, she set a goal to attend junior and senior prom all four years. For her freshman and sophomore years, this required some elaborate tactics, since attendance required an invitation from a junior or senior boy - there was a chronic short supply in our rural and isolated burg.
Gary Hortons humorous column Wednesday, about highway rest stops ("No Rest for the Weary") used all the usual Democrat/liberal talking points to promote the idea of again raising taxes here in California, claiming that Jerry Browns proposed cuts have paired everything to the bone.
The thrill of competition and the camaraderie of their teammates brought many smiles to the Special Olympics athletes who competed in a regional rhythmic gymnastics competition held April 30 at Gymnastics Unlimited in Valencia.
The First Amendment of our nation's Constitution establishes five rights that the founding fathers considered so important, they listed them first in the Bill of Rights.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - Stan Wawrinka added a win over Rafael Nadal to his list of firsts in a stunning run to his maiden Grand Slam title, extending his rival's injury-cursed run at the Australian Open with a 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 upset in Sunday's final.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - There was once a time when it was almost impossible to beat UCLA on its home court.
NEW YORK (AP) - No 62-point game for Carmelo Anthony on Sunday. He didn't even match his first-half total from Friday night.
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) - Forget being sneezed on: Government scientists are deliberately giving dozens of volunteers the flu by squirting the live virus straight up their noses.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will work with Congress where he can and circumvent lawmakers where he must, his top advisers warned Sunday in previewing Tuesday's State of the Union speech.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a first, working-age people now make up the majority in U.S. households that rely on food stamps - a switch from a few years ago, when children and the elderly were the main recipients.
Zone 5-Valencia had twenty Part-1 Crimes reported during the past week which has been the highest number of reported incidents this year. The criminal incidents included residential/vehicle burglaries, theft from unlocked vehicles, and shoplifting from local businesses.
CHICAGO (AP) - An unusual weather pattern driving bitterly cold air from the Arctic Circle south across a huge swath of the Midwest is expected to send temperatures plummeting Monday from Minneapolis to Louisville, Ky., the latest punch from a winter that is in some areas shaping up as one of the coldest on record.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - The family of a brain-dead, pregnant Texas woman said Sunday afternoon that she has been removed from life support following a judge's ruling that a Fort Worth hospital was misapplying state law in the case.
GENEVA (AP) - Women and children trapped in a Syrian city under government siege will be permitted to leave as soon as Sunday under a deal that marked the first tangible - if limited - sign of progress in peace talks.
COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) - The gunman who shot and killed two people at a Maryland mall was a 19-year-old man from suburban Washington, police said Sunday, but it remained unclear whether he was personally acquainted with his victims.
Israeli official: Palestine should allow settlers
NEW YORK (AP) - Strangers who helped try to find an autistic New York City teen who walked out of his school and disappeared joined his family and friends Saturday for his funeral, somberly marking the tragic end of their three-month search.