Tuesday, April 26
It's the nightmare of any suburban family busily occupied daily with working average jobs outside the house, maintaining a household, raising kids and making the mortgage payments: One day they wake up to a disaster that sends their once-ordered lives tumbling about them.
It's been 18 years, Santa Clarita. Isn't it time you experienced what all the fuss is about?
Monday, April 25
One of the top movies last year, "The Social Network," dealt with the founding of the internet phenomenon, Facebook, or, as the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals likes to call it, "The Facebook."
Gov. Jerry Brown visited Hart High School on Thursday where he rallied for his proposal to extend taxes as a way to help close a multi-billion state budget hole.
A 48-year-old man was arrested Thursday for assault with a deadly weapon for kicking another man in the head repeatedly during an after-midnight fight in downtown Newhall.
Newcomers and friends
JCPenney customers at the Westfield Valencia Town center can round their purchases up to the nearest whole dollar, donating the difference to the JCPenney Afterschool Fund, a public charity that provides at-risk children access to life-enriching after-school programs.
Completing a job application and creating a resumé are the topic for the next LifeForward workshop offered by Zonta Club of the SCV on Saturday, April 23. The workshops are offered free to local women, and free child care is available for those who reserve at least one week in advance. The workshops are held at Desert Streams Church, 26873 Ruether Ave., Canyon Country, and run from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
They may be partying now, but they won't be partying for long.
The April 11 article "Libraries' familiar faces - Community: After city takeover, readers will still see many of the same librarians" needs a few facts.
Los Angeles County's Local Agency Formation Commission is seeking an individual to serve as a alternate public member.
Five hundred cubic yards of concrete is scheduled to be poured today to lay the foundation for the east half of the Old Town Newhall Library.
A newly constructed 30,000-square-foot shopping center at 28656 The Old Road in Valencia was sold to a private investor, according to Lee & Associates, a commercial real estate brokerage and member of Lee & Associates group of companies.
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.
IRVINE, Calif. (AP) - Officials say fire broke out in the engine of a Southern California commuter train and the nearly 60 people aboard were moved to the last car.