PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - Several overturned semis on a Utah highway. Hundreds of thousands without power in California. A wind gust reaching 123-mph in Colorado.
Cedarcreek Elementary School is asking the community for donations for its Holiday Adopt-a-Family program.
The Acton Community Club presents it's traditional Dickens "A Christmas Carol," directed by Jackie Mellor-Guin, this Friday and Saturday, Dec.2 and 3, at 7:30 p.m., and a specially-priced matinee on Sunday, Dec. 4, at 1:30 p.m. The location is at 3748 Nickels Ave., Acton, CA 93510. Ticket info or directions call Cari M. at (661) 269-2276.
It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas as Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal CityWalk unveil a cool calendar of festive holiday activities at The Entertainment Capital of Los Angeles.
This week in Los Angeles, 1,400 police officers had to storm the Occupy Los Angeles camp, driving protesters from the park and arresting more than 200 who defied orders to leave.
President Franklin Roosevelt said: "I am not for a return to that definition of liberty under which for so many years a free people were being gradually regimented into the service of the privileged few." This is from William Manchester's "The Glory and the Dream."
In response to "Socialism in an inherently bad system" on Nov. 15:
Despite the glowing performance of the Hart district and the College of the Canyons, all is not well with education.
When athletics and extra-curricular courses are supported in public schools, we all benefit in some way. And our valley has some big-time student accomplishments to hang its hat on.
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High winds pummeled parts of Southern California this week, prompting a county official and some city officials to declare a state of emergency; but by Thursday night, the Santa Clarita Valley had avoided most of the damage.
Tuesday, Dec. 6
Deputies responded to a report of a hit-and-run collision at Bouquet Canyon Road and Seco Canyon Road when a car hit a man riding a bicycle at 5:20 p.m. today.
The Old West Masonic Lodge will host "Breakfast with Santa" on Saturday, with each child receiving hot breakfast, a toy and a picture with Santa during the event.
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital has been named one of nine baby-friendly hospitals in Los Angeles County for November 2011.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police have captured a wanted man who climbed onto rooftops in a San Fernando Valley neighborhood while armed with a rifle after a freeway chase Monday, and then barricaded himself in a home for several hours. The incident prompted authorities to shut down nearby freeway on-ramps, lock down schools and evacuate at least one as police waited him out, authorities said.
VALENCIA, CA (June 8, 2014)-Disney recently presented a $104,000 gift to the Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Foundation to underwrite the remodeling of Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital's Emergency Department Waiting and Admitting pediatric area, enabling the hospital to further provide the best care for its youngest patients.
The bottom line, the profitability of a company, should matter to every employee but many owners tend to keep this information private. Owners then complain when profits are thin.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A judge ruled Monday that Casey Kasem should be fed, hydrated and medicated while a court-appointed attorney evaluates the health of the ailing radio personality after his daughter moved to implement end of life measures.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Netflix will ease up a finger-pointing campaign that blamed Verizon and other Internet service providers for problems with its video subscription service.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - For years, Fred Goldman was adamant that he would never rest until he had held O.J. Simpson accountable for the killings of his son Ron and Simpson's ex-wife 20 years ago - even if a jury had acquitted the former football star.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - The truck driver from Georgia accused of triggering the highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian hadn't slept for more than 24 hours before the accident, authorities said Monday as the actor recovered in a New Jersey hospital.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Patients seeking care through the VA's Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System waited an average of 56 days for their first appointment with a primary care doctor - four times longer than the department's goal.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, has issued the following statement regarding the release of Bowe Bergdahl:
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Two police officers were having lunch at a strip mall pizza buffet when a man and a woman fatally shot them in a point-blank ambush, then fled to a nearby Wal-Mart where they killed a third person and then themselves in an apparent suicide pact, authorities said.
SMYRNA, Ga. (AP) - Like an eager date, Leo Smith showed up at Mount Zion First Baptist Church with a bouquet of flowers in hand.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Newly crowned Miss USA Nia Sanchez, a fourth-degree black belt in the Korean martial art of taekwondo, says that women need to be able to defend themselves as a way to battle the problem of campus rape and that bringing awareness to the issue is very important.
Regarding Bowe Bergdahl's release in exchange for five terrorists, when this soldier enlisted in the Army, he knew the challenges ahead of him in military life, and one of those challenges was the possibility of capture by the enemy.
A team of volunteers from the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center has been making phone calls to local businesses and asking owners to become "Friends of the SCV Senior Center" in support of the center's family-friendly fundraiser, Touch-A-Truck, which will be held June 14, at Central Park.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - No cramps, no problems for LeBron James.