By Jim Holt and Laura Dixon
Valencia High graduate Danny Worth was sent down by the Detroit Tigers to Triple-A Toledo on Thursday to make room for veteran infielder Brandon Inge, who had been on the disabled list.
Newly graduated West Ranch High pitcher Ryan Keller and West Ranch pitcher and senior-to-be J.C. Cloney are embarking on quite an adventure.
Commuter traffic was slowed this morning by a Wednesday evening big-rig crash on southbound Interstate 5 south of the Newhall Pass and continued cleanup from a water main break at McBean Parkway at Decoro Road yesterday.
Why is there no plan for the potential spread of the water pollution in the Saugus Aquifer?
In response to "It's time for a mosque to join the SCV," June 21:
In my walking around my neighborhood for my daily exercise, I have made note of several observations about the display and care of our American flag.
I just unsubscribed from all of the different parties' emails. I was getting email blasts from all of them, but all they can do is bad-mouth the other parties without providing any real solutions.
Newhall School District board members rehired six classroom teachers who were laid off in May because of budget cuts.
People who have seen home sales in the Santa Clarita Valley slow down over the last several months, and believe the steady drumbeat of negative reports regarding real estate may blow their tops when they read the following upbeat news.
BioSolar Inc. of Santa Clarita reported the company's recent application for USDA's BioPreferred Product Label was approved on June 17. The company produces bio-based materials from renewable plant sources.
Christen Farley has been appointed small-business banker for the Santa Clarita Valley by Bank of America. Farley will work with business owners in the Santa Clarita Valley, including the Canyon Country and Saugus areas.
A big rig traveling southbound on Interstate 5, shortly after the Newhall Pass, jackknifed around 8 p.m., spilling oil and diesel fuel all over the freeway and snarling traffic for several hours late Wednesday night, according to the California Highway Patrol's website.
A water main ruptured in Valencia on Wednesday, sending gushing water through the intersection of McBean Parkway and Decoro Drive.
LASD – Special Victims Bureau Internet Child Safety Sting Leads to Multiple Arrests
OAKLAND (AP) - Bob Welch, the 1990 AL Cy Young Award winner of the Oakland Athletics and the last major leaguer to win at least 25 games in a season, has died. He was 57.
SAO PAULO (AP) - With a subway strike put on hold, traffic in Brazil's biggest city returned to its normal, congested nature Tuesday, but there was no guarantee service would be on for Thursday's opening of the World Cup.
TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) - A teen gunman armed with a rifle shot and killed a student Tuesday and injured a teacher before he likely killed himself at a high school in a quiet Columbia River town in Oregon, authorities said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Tenure and other job protections for California's public school teachers were ruled unconstitutional Tuesday by a judge presiding in a lawsuit brought by nine students.
Derek Fisher was never the best player, certainly not the tallest or quickest.
SACRAMENTO – With the economic recovery expanding, California's highways, seaports, and railroads are again teeming with freight being transported across the state and on to the rest of the nation. Caltrans has invested billions of dollars in projects aimed at improving freight movement and reducing its environmental impacts, and this summer it will ask the public to weigh-in on the future of freight movement in California.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - A truck driver's lack of sleep is being blamed for the highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian in New Jersey.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Four Social Security judges defended their work Tuesday amid accusations they rubber-stamped claims for disability benefits, approving billions of dollars in payments from the cash-strapped program.
When Anzalee and Kristain Rhodes look back at their daughter's first year of life, they won't be examining blurry, red-eyed camera phone photos. They'll have crisp, finely detailed professional shots of a baby growing up before their eyes.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration only finalized the exchange of the last remaining U.S. prisoner of war in Afghanistan for five Taliban detainees at Guantanamo a day before the June 1 swap, a top Democratic lawmaker said Tuesday. He said American officials didn't learn the pickup location Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl until an hour ahead of time.
NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) - Arizona border officials will indefinitely continue to process hundreds of Central American children immigrants caught crossing the border illegally from Mexico into Texas.
Just when you think Fox News and the right-wing scandal machine can sink no further, they wallow in a new level of filth that just boggles the mind.
Gary Horton's June 4 column "Embracing a fire that still burns us today" is his most articulate column yet, and is so right on!
The entire liberal edifice rests upon the premise that the unrestrained free market doesn't work in meeting certain essential societal needs.