Dates to Watch
Mayor's Prayer Breakfast
Golden Valley High School freshmen and sophomores had the unique opportunity to visit a national college fair held in Pasadena earlier this year.
Four Castaic Middle School seventh-graders have been awarded scholarships to attend the American Association of University Women's Tech Trek Science Camp for Girls.
The 2011 Annual Youth Fishing Derby gets under way Saturday, with a chance for children age 5 to 15 to compete in rainbow-trout fishing.
Registration is still open for the Small Business Development Center's 2011 Dream and Discover Entrepreneurs Conference slated for 1-6 p.m. Thursday at College of the Canyons. College of the Canyons Chancellor Dianne G. Van Hook will open the conference with a welcoming address before introducing keynote speaker and serial entrepreneur Larry Twersky, former president of 1-800-DENTIST.
U.S. Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, was honored by the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools this week for his support of high-quality charter schools.
Beginning July 1, California law requires public and private junior high and high school students to be immunized against pertussis, also known as whooping cough. For the 2011-12 school year only, all students entering seventh- through 12th-grades will need proof of a Tdap booster shot before starting school.
COC Student Exhibition
Burbank, Calif. - Disneynature announced today that its "See 'African Cats,' Save the Savanna" campaign will help protect more than 50,000 acres of land in Kenya's Amboseli Wildlife Corridor on behalf of the moviegoers who came out to see Disneynature's motion picture "African Cats" during its opening week (April 22-28, 2011).
Acclaimed multi-talented master saxophonist and composer Justo Almario brought his distinctive fusion of jazz, South-American and world rhythms to Beverly Hills in a free concert on Sunday, May 1.
The Valencia Fine Art Festival will be held on May 20-22 at The Patios, at Valencia Town Center.
Actors of all ages, from children to adults, are invited to audition for the College of the Canyons theatre department's musical production of Lois Lowry's award-winning science fiction novel, "The Giver," to be staged this summer in partnership with the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center and the Festival of New American Musicals.
On your marks - get set - GO!
SALT LAKE CITY - When son Lucas Irwin couldn't come home during summer break from college, Susan and Jeff Irwin were disappointed but understanding. But they didn't know it was all part of Irwin's plan to give them an unforgettable Christmas present revealing his 130-pound weight loss.
Recent graduates may not be ready for the workforce for a reason increasingly common in the 21st century: soft skills, or the lack thereof. According to USA Today, businesses say potential employees "lack the proper business skills and other professional abilities that will help make them good employees."
A Saugus woman has turned herself in concerning a hit and run that happened more than a year and a half ago.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Three men have been charged in federal court with illegally setting a campfire that erupted into a wildfire and burned five homes in the Southern California mountains.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Gov. Chris Christie sought to turn back the clock as he was sworn into a second term Tuesday, saying voters gave him a mandate in November to "stay the course" and put aside partisan differences, even as Democrats ramped up an investigation into whether his administration abused its power.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Officials with California's health insurance exchange Tuesday said about 625,000 people have signed up for an individual or family policy under the federal health care reforms, but enrollments for Latinos and younger people continue to lag expectations.
More than 72,000 users on Instagram follow one of the latest Internet trends, full of participants who, for the most part, have been able to remain anonymous. "Tips for Jesus" is a campaign that gives generous amounts of money to waiters and waitresses across the country, and on Tuesday night it struck again in San Fransisco.
A new survey by the Pew Research Center shows that e-reading is on the rise as more people buy e-reader devices.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Bobby Shriver, the former Santa Monica mayor and the nephew of President John F. Kennedy, has entered the race for Los Angeles County supervisor.
In a move that has long been rumored and expected, former state Sen. Tony Strickland today officially announced his intention to run and represent the Santa Clarita Valley in Congress.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A swirling storm with a potential for more than a foot of snow clobbered the mid-Atlantic and the urban Northeast on Tuesday, grounding thousands of flights, closing government offices in the nation's capital and giving students another day off from school.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - One person was killed inside a Purdue University classroom Tuesday by a gunman who surrendered to a police officer within minutes of the attack, officials said.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - California home foreclosure activity plummeted to an eight-year low in the fourth quarter as price gains left fewer owners owing more money than their properties were worth, a real estate research firm said Tuesday.
SOCHI, Russia (AP) - Russian security officials are hunting down three potential female suicide bombers, one of whom is believed to be in Sochi, where the Winter Olympics will begin next month.
On Friday, January 24th, 2014, The California Highway Patrol Newhall Area Office will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in the unincorporated area of Los Angeles County. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 6:30 pm and conclude at approximately 2:30 am Saturday, January 25th, 2014.