Honoring its commitment to provide extended service for the families it serves and the community, Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary announces its annual, non-denominational Service of Remembrance at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 9, in the Chapel of the Hills at 23287 North Sierra Highway in Newhall.
The city will host a groundbreaking event for Santa Clarita's first Community Garden at 10 a.m. today.
The sentencing of convicted murderer Michael Dean Stephens was continued Thursday at San Fernando Superior Court.
Politicians sometimes make decisions that make sense to no one. I know this comes as a shock to many of you. But think of some of the more famous boondoggles of the past. Like the Alaska Bridge to Nowhere or the Army's $900 hammer.
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Pet owners can share the holiday spirit with their four-legged loved ones at an event Saturday.
On Aug. 24, the Santa Clarita's City Council wrested control of the local libraries from the county. How do we make the best of it? The last of this four-part series defines realistic spending levels along with a method of linking taxpayer revenues to performance.
The Castaic Lake Water Agency continues to believe that the Bay Delta Conservation Plan remains an important opportunity to achieve the state's dual goals of Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta ecosystem restoration and improved water supply reliability.
Last Saturday, I attempted to donate many hardcover and paperback books to the Valencia Library. I was startled, to say the least, when I was told they are not accepting donations because they do not have enough room.
I seem to remember somewhere back in school that a newspaper article should include: who, what, where and when.
As College of the Canyons Chancellor Dianne Van Hook noted at the groundbreaking of her library expansion project last month, "If you keep on doing what you've always done, you'll keep on getting what you've always got."
As we enter into the season, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station would like to remind all residents to celebrate responsibly and keep safety and the law in mind.
The city of Santa Clarita Transit has been chosen to receive a 2010 Best APWA Project of the Year award from the Southern California Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA). The APWA award recognizes public agencies for their outstanding projects and programs.
When destination-wedding planner Sandy Malone got married in 2004, there was no Pinterest, no Instagram, Facebook was in its infancy and there were few bridal websites to draw from.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Clippers chose not to speak publicly about owner Donald Sterling. Instead, they made a silent protest.
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) - Heavily armed African and French peacekeepers escorted some of the last remaining Muslims out of Central African Republic's volatile capital on Sunday, trucking more than 1,300 people who for months had been trapped in their neighborhood by violent Christian militants.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Truck drivers who haul cargo in and out of the twin Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach say they plan a two-day strike beginning Monday.
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Pro-Russia insurgents on Sunday freed one of the eight European military observers being held prisoner in eastern Ukraine. Earlier in the day, all eight appeared in public for the first time and, under armed guard, gave assurances they weren't being mistreated.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Researcher Leonid Moroz emerges from a dive off the Florida Keys and gleefully displays a plastic bag holding a creature that shimmers like an opal in the seawater.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Two 20th-century popes who changed the course of the Catholic Church became saints Sunday as Pope Francis honored John XXIII and John Paul II in a delicate balancing act aimed at bringing together the conservative and progressive wings of the church.
Regarding Friday night's DUI checkpoint: Here we go again - another traffic checkpoint where a thousand or so drivers will be inconvenienced so one or two people can be cited for a DUI.
A new poll released this week by the Better World Campaign has found that even during this polarizing political time, there is one issue that voters agree on: the U.S. can't go it alone to solve the world's problems.
I think it's great that there are a lot of people running to replace Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon.
I often attend conferences where the attendees are given name tags that boldly announce who they are. This creates a phenomenon rarely seen elsewhere. As we walk the halls of the conference center or hotel, our eyes are fixed on the name tags of those we pass. We're anxious to see if they are "somebody." Is he a well-known speaker?
Now that our city has survived another local election, I thought it would be appropriate to make some comments regarding elections and city hall. After all, things can get pretty exciting, or should I say concerning around election time in Santa Clarita.
I don't do it as often as I should, but one of my favorite tools is asking thought-provoking questions of my clients.
As I look back I can see them just as so many years ago.
Mother's Day is May 11 and we have some great stories being readied for publication that readers sent us.