The theme was Imagine - More Birthdays! as members from the Santa Clarita Valley Unit of the American Cancer Society gathered to honor community members at a recent gala held at Robinson Ranch Golf Club.
Valencia High School's three cheer teams - the freshman, junior varsity and varsity levels - all took first place for two awards in the Camp Champ competition recently at UCLA.
Bravo to Pam Smith and Lois Eisenberg ("School board members shouldn't take raises" and "Hart board member raises were poorly timed," Aug. 12).
Celebrate the 15th annual Heart of the West to benefit Carousel Ranch at 6 p.m. Saturday at Agua Dulce Airport.
Thanks to Girl Scout Ashley Keith and inmates at the Pitchess Detention Center, Marines have new, red-white-and-blue stools for their rifle range at Marine Corps Logistics Base in Barstow.
A child was rushed to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital this afternoon with serious injuries.
Little Light Preschool in Newhall has celebrated its 25-year anniversary, complete with tours of the preschool, plenty of food, a jumper, some hands-on educators from The Reptile Family and Captain Carl, who taught youngsters about marine life.
A handful of people are held in custody today on drug charges for a variety of illegal drugs.
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Mark Cancilla has been named global-platform director for coatings with Sylmar-based aerospace company PPG Industries. And Brent Wright, succeeding Cancilla, was named global-platform director for transparencies.
Inc. Magazine placed Klassen Corp. on Tuesday on its fifth annual Inc. 500/5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.
Fred Arnold, owner of American Family Funding and freshman SCV Chamber of Commerce board member, recently received the Broker of the Year award from the California Association of Mortgage Professionals.
What happens if two incumbents stand for a race to retain their seats and no one else bothers to run?
"It's actually hard to earn money. It's even harder to save money. But it's hardest to hold onto the money you've saved." - Duncan Henderson
Congress must come to grips to increase the maximum amount of insurance coverage since it was set at $10,000, which leaves the surviving spouse and disabled veteran very little in the way of financial resources, as inflation has diminished the value of insurance.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - California voters are alarmed by a string of corruption scandals in Sacramento, but most feel any wrongdoing is not widespread, a poll indicated Saturday.
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) - Hall of Fame golfer Phil Mickelson confirms that FBI agents investigating insider trading approached him after a round at the Memorial tournament. He says he is cooperating and has done nothing wrong.
Nearly 300 schoolgirls abducted in Nigeria. A pregnant Pakistani woman stoned to death by her family for marrying the man she loved. Widespread rape in many war zones. And in California, a murderous rampage by a disturbed young man who had depicted sorority members as a prime target.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed by the Taliban in exchange for the release of five Afghan detainees from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Obama administration officials said Saturday.
Sport Chalet Valencia will host a free fishing seminar led by fishing professionals this upcoming Tuesday.
The California Department of Transportation will close lanes on Interstate 5 in the Santa Clarita Valley next week as part of a truck lanes improvement project that began in mid-2012.
WASHINGTON (AP) - As governors, businesses and environmentalists brace for new limits on power plant pollution, President Barack Obama is casting his unprecedented effort to curb greenhouse gases as essential to protect the health and wellbeing of children.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man who accosted Brad Pitt on a red carpet pleaded no contest to battery Friday and was ordered to stay away from the actor and Hollywood red carpet events.
PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) - A Washington state judge on Friday granted a daughter of ailing radio personality Casey Kasem regular visits after she raised concerns about his well-being.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Beset by growing evidence of patient delays and cover-ups, embattled Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned from President Barack Obama's Cabinet Friday, taking the blame for what he decried as a "lack of integrity" in the sprawling health care system for the nation's military veterans.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Patrick Kane scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:45 to play, and the Chicago Blackhawks forced a decisive seventh game in the Western Conference finals with a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Friday night.
During the past week, the criminal incidents reported in Valencia included grand theft autos, vehicle burglaries, theft from an unlocked vehicle, and numerous shoplifting reports from local businesses.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The NBA has called off a hearing to oust embattled Los Angeles Clippers co-owner Donald Sterling in advance of a vote on a potentially record-breaking deal negotiated by his wife Shelly Sterling to sell the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion.