They are engineers, astronauts and politicians. They are entrepreneurs, inventors and scientists. They are mothers, daughters, sisters and wives. They are the women who impact our daily lives.
This past week, a contingent of community leaders, 73 in all, took a bus trip to Sacramento to meet with legislators on matters of significant importance to the Santa Clarita Valley.
Today and tomorrow, the city of Santa Clarita, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station and Hart High School officials joined in partnership to conduct the Every 15 Minutes program at Hart High School.
How far would you go to support a cause, or organization you believed in?
College of the Canyons invites the Santa Clarita Valley's nonprofit organizations and their staffs to participate in the seventh annual "Meet the Grant Makers" fundraising seminar and panel discussion on April 6.
With a theme of personal reflection and a goal to inspire women of all ages to make a difference both in their lives and their communities, College of the Canyons on April 9 will host the 2011 Women's Conference presented by Boston Scientific, Valencia - Neuromodulation.
I have been watching the news about the killings engaged in by the Obama administration in the Middle East, and I have to ask the obvious question: How much killing is enough for Obama and his handlers?
In the past six months since the William S. Hart Union High School District board decided to take a closer look at the Rasmussen-Romero high school site in Castaic, we have learned lots of things about this site. Mainly that it has more problems than a Charlie Sheen YouTube Video.
As the nuclear disaster in Fukushima continues to unfold, communities all over the world are rethinking the safety of their own nuclear facilities. California is no exception. With two nuclear plants, San Onofre, near San Clemente, and Diablo Canyon, in Avila Beach, both located near earthquake faults - questions and concerns are abound.
SOS Entertainment has been servicing Santa Clarita's entertainment scene for 10 years as a production company.
If you paid someone to care for your child, spouse or dependent last year, you may be able to claim the child and dependent care credit on your federal income-tax return. Below are 10 things the IRS wants you to know about claiming a credit for child and dependent-care expenses.
Newcomers and friends
Kern County Sheriff's officials hope toxicology results will reveal how an 18-year-old Valencia High School student died this week, officials said Wednesday.
For the first time ever, West Ranch High School's dance team received first-place awards for its Intermediate, Officers, Character and Small Jazz dances during its five-week-long competition season.
Stevenson Ranch Elementary School fourth-grader Cole Costello recently won first place in the Newhall School District Spelling Bee. A couple of weeks earlier, Cole competed against fourth-, fifth-, sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders in the Scripps Regional Spelling Bee, when he tied for fourth place. His next competition is today. Cole will be competing in the Los Angeles County Spelling Bee.
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.
NEW YORK (AP) - The gravity of the situation was etched on the face of New York Rangers coach Alain Vigneault. One more loss Wednesday night to the Los Angeles Kings and his squad gets the distinction of being swept in the Stanley Cup finals.
CINCINNATI (AP) - Josh Beckett allowed two hits in six shutout innings, Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run single and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Cincinnati Reds 6-1 Tuesday night in a game delayed more than 2 hours by rain.
Editor's note: Today marks the beginning of a series in which we recognize athletes at the local high schools who represent their respective schools not so much by what they do on the field, but off of it. We call them "More than an athlete."
An appeal to the Santa Clarita City Council filed by officials from the Albert Einstein Academy for Letters, Arts and Sciences seeking to open a school on Rye Canyon Road in the Santa Clarita Valley has been delayed until July.
Data and information are provided for informational purposes only. The user assumes the entire risk related to the use of this data. The county of Los Angeles and the Sheriff's Department provide no warrant, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of furnished data. In no event shall the county of Los Angeles or its Sheriff's Department be liable for any errors in the content of this information, or for any damages, costs, or actions arising in any way out of reliance on the information provided. By accessing address information of arrested individuals, the user ...