After many meetings and lobbying, the redistricting process is done. But some aren't happy about the outcome.
In 1980, "Megatrends," a book by John Naisbitt, took the nation by storm. He reasoned that our culture was in the transitional period between the old industrial society and the coming, new informational society.
Santa Clarita has the dubious distinction of inspiring California bill AB 438.
Jonathan Kraut ("Don't buy into the political ad schemes," Aug. 23) accurately remarked on "false advertising, misrepresentation and deception (that) have become mainstream American expectations (and) firmly embedded in our culture."
Recently, I heard the governor of Virginia saying we need money from Washington, D.C., to fix all the damaged buildings and other stuff.
I am writing to express my concern over the recent closure of the Placerita Nature Center trail to bicycles.
Air Force Airman Jonathan D. White graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
Air Force Reserve Airman Jake W. Smith graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
In response to "CalArts ranked No. 1 art school in nation," Aug. 31:
I wish a law was passed that would not allow anyone who works in the government, the county, the state or the city, including the federal government, a pay raise until the seniors get pay raises in their Social Security checks.
In the Aug. 21 column "Tea party to blame for credit downgrade," Mr. Charlie Vignola laid the U.S. credit downgrade by S&P at the tea party's doorstep.
Regarding "Locals need to speak up about Newhall Ranch," Aug. 25:
"Big Brother" forced the lending institutions to give loans for housing to people who didn't qualify for them. They not only went bankrupt on the home loans, but they also could not get automobile loans.
Army Pvt. Ernest S. Iwahashi has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
This past week in Zone 7, the following Part-1 Crimes occurred:
I hope you are having a great and safe week.
Stevenson Ranch: Zone 3 Update - Public Safety and Crime Prevention Information
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station
The following crimes were reported in Zone 2, Castaic/Val Verde.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration has been quietly advising local police not to disclose details about surveillance technology they are using to sweep up basic cellphone data from entire neighborhoods, The Associated Press has learned.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A research firm says California home prices rose slightly to a new 6½-year high last month as tight inventories limited sales.
SAO PAULO (AP) - Protesters and Brazilian police clashed in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro on Thursday ahead of the first World Cup match, but the demonstrations largely died down before kickoff.
BAGHDAD (AP) - The al-Qaida-inspired group that led this week's charge in capturing two key Sunni-dominated cities in Iraq vowed Thursday to march on to Baghdad, raising fears about the Shiite-led government's ability to slow the assault following lightning gains.
The College of the Canyons Job & Career Center will present its fifth annual CareerCampSCV event, providing students and community members with a rewarding, educational and extremely interesting day of career-themed speakers and workshops.
Protecting Our Youth. Know Where They're At! Know What They're Doing! Staying Involved = Staying Safe.
KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) - Former President George H.W. Bush celebrated his 90th birthday on Thursday by making a tandem parachute jump near his summer home in coastal Maine, delivering on a vow he made five years ago even though he can no longer use his legs.
NEW YORK (AP) - Ruby Dee, an acclaimed actor and civil rights activist whose versatile career spanned stage, radio television and film, has died at age 91, according to her daughter.
NEW YORK (AP) - The oil market has balanced out quite nicely for OPEC in recent years. Now, upheaval in Iraq shows that balance may be more precarious than it has seemed.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Even before a judge's scathing ruling against California's teacher tenure policies, the once-sacred protections that make it harder to fire teachers already had been weakened in many states - and even removed altogether in some places.