Ghostwalk is in its 17th year, running weekends, Oct. 14-16, 21-23, 29 and 30 in Santa Paula. Presented annually to benefit the Santa Paula Theater Center, Ghostwalk is an hour-long guided tour of vintage Santa Paula neighborhoods featuring historical and architectural history of the city of Santa Paula. Along the way, participants will encounter a number of lost souls who will thrill them with the stories of their untimely ends. The scripts incorporate colorful, historic locations and events relating to Santa Paula's early residents.
Fall is a perfect time to visit and tour some wonderful wineries. Those of us living in Southern California are fortunate to have some of the finest wineries in our own backyard. Customers who are about to make a trip to wine country always ask what wineries they should visit and if there is a proper way to taste wine at the wineries. We always offer a few suggestions.
Tuesday, Oct. 18
Around the SCV: Oct. 14, 2011
Thank God we have legislators.
Following the annual State of the City presentation, the Santa Clarita City Council gave everyone in attendance quantifiable proof that this really is a great place to live.
"Thou shalt not speak ill of any fellow Republican."
In response to a letter published in the Oct. 9 ("No bus route available for COC students"), Santa Clarita Transit does in fact provide direct service from Stevenson Ranch to various points of interest throughout the city of Santa Clarita, including College of the Canyons.
The California Attorney General's office has been considering a major restructuring to make white collar and cybercrimes its priority after state budget cuts targeted units that focus on gang and drug enforcement, according to a draft strategy document obtained by The Associated Press.
Emergency personnel transport an occupant of an overturned Acura TL involved in a crash on Arroyo Park Drive, east of McBean Parkway, in Valencia on Thursday.
California Highway Patrol officers responded to a report of a horse that fell inside a trailer near Highway 126 and Commerce Center Drive at 4:40 p.m. today in Castaic.
Junior high, high school and community students and their families are invited to a career expo Oct. 20 at Golden Valley High School.
More than 377,000 pounds of ground beef have been recalled by Commercial Meat Company Inc., due to possible E. coli contamination, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced today
For a nation built on grit, hard work and creativity, it sure is taking a long while for some Grade-A ideas to emerge on how best to help housing.
In the last week, Gov. Jerry Brown reviewed and signed some 600 bills that reached his desk from this year's legislative session.
One weekend at the end of March, gathering inside the school gym, a group of students did something that they had never done before.
The fifteen 4th, 5th and 6th grade NAC representatives, Nutrition Advisory Council, at Peachland Elementary School eagerly applied, and were elected by classmates, to be part of the council at the beginning of the school year for a variety of reasons.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez homered for the third straight game and Matt Kemp also went deep, leading Paul Maholm and the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Jonathan Quick made 30 saves to shut out San Jose for the fourth time in his career in the postseason and the Los Angeles Kings staved off elimination for a second straight game by beating the Sharks 3-0 on Saturday night in Game 5 of their first-round series.
From the start, this season was about two teams: West Ranch and Saugus.
NEW YORK (AP) - When Mike Trout homered on the seventh pitch of the afternoon, the Los Angeles Angels looked ready to mash the Yankees once more time.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - It seemed like a modest proposal, or so thought Bailey Loverin, a literature major at the University of California, Santa Barbara: What if professors were prodded to give students a written or oral heads-up before covering graphic material that could cause flashbacks in those who had been sexually assaulted, survived war or suffered other traumas?
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Anger, frustration and calls for action echoed around the NBA on Saturday after an audio recording surfaced of a man identified as Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling telling his girlfriend not to bring black people to games.
Inside the long-awaited package, six pages of government paperwork dryly affirmed Carol Tapanila's anxious request. But when Tapanila slipped the contents from the brown envelope, she saw there was something more.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - There were bowling pins, bathrobes, white Russians, and even The Dude himself.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) - A documentary film production company has found buried in a New Mexico landfill hundreds of the Atari "E.T." game cartridges that some call the worst video game ever made.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Five NATO troops died in a British helicopter crash Saturday in southern Afghanistan, authorities said, the single deadliest day this year for foreign forces as they prepare to withdraw from the country.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A teenager charged with stabbing a fellow high school student to death on the day of their junior prom is being held in a hospital under psychiatric evaluation and will likely remain there for two weeks, one of his attorneys said Saturday.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - A prosecutor investigating the South Korean ferry sinking that left 302 people dead or missing says all 15 crew members involved in the ship's navigation are now in custody.
BUENA PARK, Calif. (AP) - An SUV driven by an elderly motorist plowed into a group of people waiting to enter an Orange County ice cream parlor Friday evening, killing a 73-year-old woman and injuring six others, authorities said.