As businesses get ready to close the doors on 2010 and evaluate the new year and the direction of their business, indicators show 2011 is hopeful for future growth. Business owners continue to look for ways to save money, and preserve and protect their businesses and employees.
To those who have been recently disappointed with President Barack Obama: Don't give up on him yet, and quit whining.
It was just another lunch for a group of friends at La Mesa Junior High School in early December.
Bust holiday stress
The Santa Clarita City Council is needlessly interfering with our previously matchless library system.
This is in response to Brian Baker's Dec. 22 letter, "Government is trying to run our daily lives."
Recent headlines point out that in virtually all levels of government, we are in economic trouble. At the same time, the finger is pointed at "the rich" for not paying their fair share.
An 18-year-old Canyon Country man was arrested last week after he allegedly punched a Saugus man in the face and stole his car in Valencia, authorities said Monday.
Bust holiday stress
Jurors found Michael Dean Stephens guilty of murder in November, three years after he stabbed 20-year-old Joshua Pipho 16 times and then ran over him with a car during a drunken brawl the night after Thanksgiving 2007.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The rains and snows that returned to California on Christmas night caused some traffic closures, but there were no immediate reports of serious flooding.
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The Vast Right Wing Conspiracy offices are still littered with streamers and confetti from last month. I just have not been able to clean up after the big party. Stopping socialism dead in its tracks was a great victory - at least in the rest of the country.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. teachers are nowhere near as diverse as their students.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Apple and Samsung are suing each other in courts and trade offices around the world, each making claims that the other copied patented mobile device features.
CLEVELAND (AP) - The house fortified with boarded-up windows and makeshift alarms where Ariel Castro held three women captive for nearly a decade is gone now.
LANCASTER (AP) - One person is dead and five more are injured, including three children, after a two-car wreck in Southern California.
NEW YORK (AP) - Health officials confirmed the first case of an American infected with a mysterious virus that has sickened hundreds in the Middle East.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Harry McAlpin was standing outside the Oval Office, moments away from becoming the first black reporter to attend a presidential news conference, when one of his contemporaries approached with a deal.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Little was sacred when President Barack Obama tossed out playful but pointed jokes Saturday night - not even his own health care plan.
So what do you think of the photo and the young man with his low-low riding pants in today's paper?
It is said that anyone can father a child but it takes a very special man to be a dad.
My mother made an indelible impression on me because she gave me the most valuable tool a parent could give a child, love and confidence.
The public gathered at Val Verde Park on May 3 to contribute small items for capsule that will provide future residents with a snapshot of life in 2014.
Mother's day comes each May
Every kid probably thinks that their mom is the best mom ever and that they're probably the best mom to them. There are reasons why us kids think our mother is the best.