LOS ANGELES COUNTY -- The MTA Board of Directors voted unanimously to approve studying the Metrolink Antelope Valley Line Infrastructure Improvement Strategic Plan introduced by Los Angeles County Mayor and MTA 2nd Vice Chairman Michael D. Antonovich.
Communications professional Gail Ortiz received the Paul B. Clark award from the California Association of Public Information Officials (CAPIO) at its recent annual conference in Sacramento.
The Rancho Camulos Museum is the site of a luncheon set for Monday, May 16, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., as all artists are invited to spend the day at the museum to capture their impressions of the rancho on canvas, paper and film.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY -- During the month of March, D.I.S.A.R.M. officers confiscated 27 guns and six rifles, more than $525,000 in illegal drugs and drug money, and arrested 166 probationers during 1259 unannounced searches of residences, persons, vehicles, and businesses, according to Los Angeles County Mayor Michael D. Antonovich.
Yes I Can students organizing the "Summer Meltdown Concert for Social Inclusion and Autism Awareness" will stage a series of lunchtime performances at local high schools through May 20 to promote the May 21 festival at Golden Valley High School's outdoor amphitheater.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Sharing is a concept that a person learns at an early age; it's a concept that can be applied not only to life, but on the highway. May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, and the California Highway Patrol along with its traffic safety partners are reminding all motorists to safely share the road; it may save a life.
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Some of us who grew up in the 1950s and '60s recall America at its height of influence and power, a moral as well as military leader, with a Congress that shared a vision of government serving all of us, not just the wealthy.
This is the time of year when buyers typically flood the highly desirable Santa Clarita Valley resale housing market. Simply stated, people love what our community has to offer.
Event organizer Judith Cassis, of Success Made Simple announced the Tidbits Home Based and Small Biz Symposium Saturday at the Hyatt Regency Valencia, from 8:30 am to 5:30 p.m.. More information can be found at www.tidbitsevents.com.
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It seemed like just of a matter of time before the Hart baseball team was going to explode in Wednesday's game against Canyon.
Tuesday night, the City Council approved another 1,100 units and several hundred thousand square feet of commercial space in the Sand Canyon area. This is on top of the some 40,000 already approved, but unbuilt units in Santa Clarita. Supposedly, we need more housing, and building houses will create jobs.
For the able-bodied, what the government can give you is probably less than what you can get on your own, unless you are lazy or bitter.
San Fernando - A Canyon Country man was found guilty of second-degree murder Wednesday for a 2009 crash in which he plowed into a group of bicyclists while driving drunk.
Taking care of a family can be overwhelming and frustrating, and I mean real frustrating. For example, the other day I left the family at home without my supervision for approximately three hours. I left the house clean, dinner in the crock pot and asked that my one-year-old son be put down at his normal bedtime. I returned to my home looking like a tornado hit it, the food from the crockpot sitting on the counter and my son running around barefoot outside, an hour past his bedtime. Yes, I was angry. In fact, I probably had steam coming out ...
The pain of the tax season is beginning to fade a little, but was that pain fair? A new survey by personal finance website WalletHub.com finds that many Americans think the tax code needs an injection of fairness - regardless of whether it hurts the economy.
WASHINGTON D.C. -- U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell invites families to experience the benefits of nature by participating in the annual National Get Outdoors Day, Saturday (June 14). Also known as "GO Day," it is a "fee free" day in the Angeles National Forest.
VALENCIA, CA (June 11, 2014)- Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital's Cardiovascular Services has been granted a three-year term of accreditation in echocardiography in the areas of adult transthoracic by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC).
WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked legislation aimed at letting people refinance their student loans at lower rates, a pre-ordained outcome that gave Democrats a fresh election-year talking point against the GOP.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told lawmakers Wednesday that last month's prisoner swap with the Taliban may have been the "last, best" chance to secure the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the only U.S. soldier held captive in Afghanistan. He said mediators indicated time was slipping away to get Bergdahl out safely.
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) - Park officials say a backpacker who narrowly avoided plunging to his death from a waterfall at Yosemite National Park was hoisted to safety by a helicopter rescue crew in an operation that was captured on video.
TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) - A teen gunman armed with a rifle shot and killed a 14-year-old student Tuesday and injured a teacher before he likely killed himself at a high school in a quiet Columbia River town in Oregon, authorities said.
Dr. Seuss is among the most beloved in the pantheon of American writers. Ostensibly written for children, most of his stories also carry deeply meaningful lessons for those adults reading along with their kids.
It's a hot Tuesday afternoon at Mountainview Elementary School in Santa Clarita as more than 900 students dressed in various colors of white, tan, brown, and black file out onto the expansive grass field adjacent to the school.
College of the Canyons Women's Conference aimed to encourage women to enter non-traditional fields on Tuesday, but according to the keynote speaker women have a ways to go to attain equality.
Another store closure in the Santa Clarita Valley was announced on Tuesday.
Set for release on July 2, family-friendly Disney film "Earth to Echo" was filmed almost entirely in a Santa Clarita neighborhood and at local businesses.
Jim, president of the top local IT company, came by the other day. He was not happy. He'd just been served with a complaint, alleging that he'd breached a new employee's contract, had wrongfully terminated her, and was guilty of breach of promissory estoppel (whatever that is?).
MIAMI (AP) - Maybe in a video game. Possibly in the pregame layup line.