The Santa Clarita Community College District Board of Trustees, which oversees College of the Canyons, elected Michele Jenkins as the 2011 board president Wednesday. She replaces Scott Wilk, who remains on the board as a trustee.
Steve Teeman on Thursday was appointed to be the 2011 Castaic Union School District board president. He replaces David Huffaker, who remains on the Castaic Union board. Laura Pearson was selected to be the clerk during the Thursday night board meeting.
Local pets who want their photos taken with Santa Claus can stop by Pet Supply from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today for their photo sessions. The event is organized by Santa Clarita Pet Assistance, a local organization dedicated to promoting animal welfare.
The Santa Clarita Valley was buffeted by strong breezes and gusty winds Friday and Friday night, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a wind avisory to be in effect at least until 6 p.m. Saturday.
Santa Clarita City Councilman Frank Ferry remains in critical but stable condition at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, where he was hospitalized Dec. 3. after complications arose from a surgery.
Delicious hot chocolate, baby Jesus and a drive-thru display.
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The Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 (HR 5297), which President Barack Obama signed on Oct. 4, will provide approximately $30 billion to small banks (those with less than $10 billion in assets) for lending to small businesses; provide approximately $12 billion in tax incentives to small businesses and expand the loan programs of the Small Business Administration (SBA).
The Santa Clarita Community Development Corporation received a $1,300 donation Tuesday from the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church Teabags.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center is holding an orientation Tuesday introducing the resources it offers to job-seekers.
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From right to left, Rabbi Choni Marozov of Chabad of SCV, Rabbi Howard Siegel of Congregation Beth Shalom and Rabbi Mark Blazer of Temple Beth Ami sing Maoz Tzur at Westfield Valencia Town Center as part of a Hanukkah Festival on Dec. 5. The event brought together the three local congregations to celebrate Hanukkah with food and live entertainment to celebrate the Jewish holiday.
When it was her turn, Debbie Longworth lit her candle and rode in her electric wheelchair to the altar, where she placed it in a growing row of lit candles.
College of the Canyons has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation, which will allow the college to grow and develop its Gardens of the Canyons project located on the community college's Valencia campus.
DALLAS (AP) - Anaheim Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau was certainly trying to remain optimistic, even if he didn't expect such a dramatic comeback.
OAKLAND (AP) - The Los Angeles Clippers made a silent protest against owner Donald Sterling before Game 4 of their Western Conference playoff series against Golden State. The Warriors made a different kind of statement during the game.
Last week was very eventful for The Master's College athletics as its men's and women's track and field teams posted quality marks at the Golden State Athletic Conference Championships, the baseball team tried for a second consecutive conference championship title, and the men's basketball team gained a new head coach.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Josh Rutledge began the season at Triple-A before the Colorado Rockies recalled him less than three weeks ago. The little-used second baseman came up big in a key situation on Sunday to help them win another series.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Steve Upton thinks of himself more as an "Officer Friendly" than a water cop.
When destination-wedding planner Sandy Malone got married in 2004, there was no Pinterest, no Instagram, Facebook was in its infancy and there were few bridal websites to draw from.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Clippers chose not to speak publicly about owner Donald Sterling. Instead, they made a silent protest.
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) - Heavily armed African and French peacekeepers escorted some of the last remaining Muslims out of Central African Republic's volatile capital on Sunday, trucking more than 1,300 people who for months had been trapped in their neighborhood by violent Christian militants.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Truck drivers who haul cargo in and out of the twin Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach say they plan a two-day strike beginning Monday.
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Pro-Russia insurgents on Sunday freed one of the eight European military observers being held prisoner in eastern Ukraine. Earlier in the day, all eight appeared in public for the first time and, under armed guard, gave assurances they weren't being mistreated.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Researcher Leonid Moroz emerges from a dive off the Florida Keys and gleefully displays a plastic bag holding a creature that shimmers like an opal in the seawater.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Two 20th-century popes who changed the course of the Catholic Church became saints Sunday as Pope Francis honored John XXIII and John Paul II in a delicate balancing act aimed at bringing together the conservative and progressive wings of the church.
Regarding Friday night's DUI checkpoint: Here we go again - another traffic checkpoint where a thousand or so drivers will be inconvenienced so one or two people can be cited for a DUI.
A new poll released this week by the Better World Campaign has found that even during this polarizing political time, there is one issue that voters agree on: the U.S. can't go it alone to solve the world's problems.
I think it's great that there are a lot of people running to replace Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon.