The Sept. 29 story, "ACLU takes on county jails, Baca," speaks of accusations that deputies brutalize inmates and that the ACLU calls for the resignation of Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca.
Recipients: Rey Morales and Allan Tejeda
I feel compelled to write on behalf of the many volunteers who made Bow-Wows & Meows possible. The recent pet fair was the subject of an article that was inaccurate and had some glaring omissions.
"All the leaves are brown, and the skies are gray,
With the recent death of Steve Jobs - described by one technology scholar as a channel for the spirit of Leonardo da Vinci, rather than the more utilitarian personalities of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford - I would commend a YouTube video of the man's last public appearance June 7.
No one knows when someone will say something, do something, suggest something or show something that can have a positive impact in a person's life or their business.
The craftsmanship of more than 80 local artists - and at least one no-so-local artist - was on display during the Santa Clarita Artists' Association's 22nd annual Art Classic, held Saturday at Newhall's Hart Hall.
The political season has begun, and there are many candidates running for a litany of elective positions, some whose names are on the ballot in just a few weeks, and some in more than a year.
When legislation to mandate ski helmets for minors was introduced, many were up in arms at the thought of yet another piece of nanny-state legislation. And Gov. Jerry Brown agreed. In his veto message, he rightly stated, "Not every human problem deserves a law."
Recently, I was in the audience to hear the life story, and corresponding reflections, of a true American hero, Louie Zamperini.
Local deputies are investigating a Saturday afternoon shooting that occurred on the 27200 block of Camp Plenty Road in Canyon Country and left one man with minor injuries.
This year, the Santa Clarita City Council allocated $25 million for capital improvement projects that add value to the community, including landscaping, traffic improvements and public art.
As a professional in the technology field, I am often asked technical questions even if they don't relate to my specific expertise.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - The mayor of Ukraine's second-largest city was shot in the back and pro-Russia insurgents seized more government buildings Monday as the U.S hit Russia with more sanctions for allegedly fomenting the unrest in eastern Ukraine.
SHEDDER REFUGEE CAMP, Ethiopia (AP) - The Somali mother's home is a small shelter with a frame of sticks covered by ragged blankets on the dusty grounds of a refugee camp. It was to her that her 15-year-old son wanted to travel to on an impossible journey as a stowaway on a plane from California.
The Los Angeles Clippers have Monday off.
VILONIA, Ark. (AP) - Emergency officials on Monday began searching for survivors in the debris left by a powerful tornado that carved an 80-mile path of destruction through suburban Little Rock, killing at least 16 people.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - A Santa Fe real estate agent is taking marketing homes to new heights, along with new complications in federal aviation laws.
You would think that a big push to develop a massive gravel mine would at least be backed up by one significant factor:
I just got back from a series of business trips in the east. I was able to visit the garden spots of Pittsburgh, Topeka, Kansas City, and Philadelphia. I was never so glad to get back home.
I've always heard that the airwaves belong to the people.
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.