Business teachers Geoffrey Aronsky at La Mesa Junior High School and Linda Cox at West Ranch High School have involved their students in the Stock Market Game as a way for students to learn about financial markets. Students from both schools recently participated in a 15-week game and did exceptionally well.
Ten members of Girl Scout Troop 4082 from Valencia recently visited 10 Northern California cities to hand deliver chemotherapy care packages to cancer patients.
To generate support for the Summer Meltdown Concert for Social Inclusion and Autism Awareness, well-known recording artist Brian Bell performed in the quad at Bowman High School on May 20.
Once upon a time, privately owned services ruled the land. Up until the late 19th century, essentials such as potable water, sanitation, education and libraries were served up largely by private industries for elite consumption. Services to the poor, minorities and rural areas were largely over-looked, strengthening an already rigid class system.
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Lexus of Valencia was honored with its ninth Elite of Lexus award by the auto manufacturer.
The cost of a college education can be one of the most intimidating things we have to face as parents.
About a dozen fire engines and two helicopters responded to the scene soon after 5 p.m. as the nearly two-acre blaze spread, according to county fire dispatchers.
At around 1:30 p.m. today, firefighters extinguished a blaze at a three-story apartment on the 24500 block of Town Center Drive in Valencia, county fire officials said.
Last week, Congressman Anthony Weiner, D-NY, admitted to sending lewd photos of himself to a college coed. He initially claimed that his Twitter account was hacked but later admitted that it was he who sent out pictures of his winkie.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) - The American Film Institute's celebration of Jane Fonda was like a who's who of Hollywood women.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The faulty General Motors ignition switches blamed for dozens of crashes, some fatal, aren't the only reason a moving car can suddenly stall. It happened to Bill Van Tassel a couple of weeks ago, as he was steering his Mazda Miata around a turn on an Interstate onramp.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added 217,000 jobs in May, a substantial gain for a fourth straight month, fueling hopes that the economy will accelerate after a grim start to the year.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Gay Republicans in Texas said Friday they may stop fighting their party's proposed endorsement of "reparative therapy" over worries that even tougher anti-gay language could be added to the party platform.
You are at the ball field watching your son's baseball game. You cheer him on as he rounds home plate. The crowd cheers. You look around as everyone rises to their feet and even though the stands are full, you feel alone.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's been a year on Broadway so unpredictable that the only thing for certain at the Tony Awards on Sunday is that Hugh Jackman will be the host. There have been no clear juggernauts - although some wonderful performances - and critics have largely bemoaned the lack of strong new good musicals and plays. In fact, the best revival categories this year easily overshadow anything new.
During the past week, the criminal incidents reported in Valencia included, vehicle burglaries, theft from an unlocked vehicle and numerous shoplifting reports from local businesses.
Sacramento, CA – In 2012, when Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles) introduced AB 1658 and created the California Legacy License Plate Program, he wanted to do something nice for those who preserve California's classic-car heritage.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck says he's aware of the controversy over drones and he'll talk to privacy and civil rights groups before deciding whether to use a pair of radio-controlled aerial surveillance craft transferred from the Seattle Police Department.
On Friday, June 6th, 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, June 7th, 2014.
PHOENIX (AP) - In a new revelation in the growing Veterans Affairs' scandal, the organization's acting head says that an additional 18 veterans whose names were kept off an official electronic VA appointment list have died.
COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) - Gone are the screaming shells, seasick soldiers and bloodied waters of 1944. On Friday, a sun-splattered Normandy celebrated peace, with silent salutes, tears and international friendship marking 70 years since the D-Day invasion helped change the course of World War II and modern history.
COMPTON, Calif. (AP) - A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy wounded during a confrontation with a cyclist was a victim of friendly fire.
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - Nancy Reagan has visited the California grave of her husband, President Ronald Reagan, on the 10th anniversary of his death.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The San Antonio Spurs handled the Heat, and the heat, during a sweltering start to the NBA Finals.