The Rt. Rev. Mary Glasspool, Suffragan Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles, will lead an "Evensong" service at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church on Saturday.
County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will appoint retired federa Judge Dickran Tevrizian to the "Citizens' Commission on Jail Violence" when the Board of Supervisors considers establishing the commission at tomorrow's Board meeting.
Castaic Lake will again host one of the nation's best-known charity motorcycle ride Sunday when the Love Ride returns to the lake to raise money for Autism Speaks.
The city and county will host a community job fair Thursday for foster youths, seniors and others, according to a statement released today from Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich's office.
Parents are invited to sign up for the Hart district's third free online drug awareness seminar slated for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon died Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway after his car became ensnared in a fiery 15-car pileup, flew over another vehicle and landed in a catch fence just outside turn 2.
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Eva Yanez, of Sylmar, has won a five-night, six-day Caregiver Stress Management cruise through the Home Instead Senior Care 2011 Caregiver Cruise contest sponsored by the Home Instead Senior Care Los Angeles offices.
Regular readers of this column know how opposed this author is to labor unions and public-service employee unions in particular. Unions had a critical function decades ago, when workers were abused and not considered a valuable asset in business management. This is not true today.
In response to Jim Holt's article, "Group seeks to toss out electoral maps," Oct. 13:
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The search is on for at least one suspect believed to be involved in a hit-and-run collision that occurred on Sierra Highway near Adon Avenue at around 8:20 tonight.
Multiple vacuum cleaners were reported stolen from the Kohl's department store on McBean Parkway in Valencia at around 8:05 p.m. Sunday, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station official said.
Senior citizen-assisting professionals and elder advocates are invited to an afternoon tea to be held 2:30-4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Sunrise at Sterling Canyon, 25815 McBean Parkway in Valencia.
The Santa Clarita City Council officially proclaimed Oct. 22 as Rubber Ducky Day. Left to right, Councilman Bob Kellar, Councilwoman Laurene Weste, The Duck, Mayor Marsha McLean, Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers board President Ed "Papa Duck" Bolden of Andel Engineering, and Cheryl Laymon, Dixon Centers executive director, Mayor Pro Tem Laurie Ender and Councilman Frank Ferry. The Rubber Ducky Festival is set for Saturday, October 22, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Castaic Lake.
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) - Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan met through the night with security, school and state officials and issued a new directive that "everything must be done" to free the 276 girls held captive by Islamic extremists, one of his advisers said Sunday.
ODESSA, Ukraine (AP) - Police in Odessa have freed some detained activists after hundreds of pro-Russian demonstrators stormed police headquarters in the Ukrainian port city.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. teachers are nowhere near as diverse as their students.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Apple and Samsung are suing each other in courts and trade offices around the world, each making claims that the other copied patented mobile device features.
CLEVELAND (AP) - The house fortified with boarded-up windows and makeshift alarms where Ariel Castro held three women captive for nearly a decade is gone now.
LANCASTER (AP) - One person is dead and five more are injured, including three children, after a two-car wreck in Southern California.
NEW YORK (AP) - Health officials confirmed the first case of an American infected with a mysterious virus that has sickened hundreds in the Middle East.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Harry McAlpin was standing outside the Oval Office, moments away from becoming the first black reporter to attend a presidential news conference, when one of his contemporaries approached with a deal.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Little was sacred when President Barack Obama tossed out playful but pointed jokes Saturday night - not even his own health care plan.
So what do you think of the photo and the young man with his low-low riding pants in today's paper?
It is said that anyone can father a child but it takes a very special man to be a dad.
My mother made an indelible impression on me because she gave me the most valuable tool a parent could give a child, love and confidence.
The public gathered at Val Verde Park on May 3 to contribute small items for capsule that will provide future residents with a snapshot of life in 2014.