The Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center and Valencia Library will serve as summer "cooling centers" for local residents looking for relief from triple-digit temperatures, county officials announced Friday.
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Coroner's officials in Nevada have identified a body found by hikers as that of Dusan Klein, the Canyon Country man missing for three weeks whose wife's body was found in the Angeles National Forest. He apparently died of a suicide.
Craig Shoemaker, aka the "Lovemaster," will return to J.R.'s comedy Club for two shows tonight, Friday, July 1, at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m., and two shows tomorrow night, July 2, at the same times. Named Comedian of the Year by the American Comedy Awards on ABC, Shoemaker's half-hour Comedy Central special has been voted by viewers as one of the network's Top 20 stand-up specials of all time.
A new play festival will be featured for one weekend only, July 8 and 9, at 8 p.m. at The SCV Space theatre, 27600 Bouquet Canyon Road, Saugus, CA 91350. The festival, called Shorts, Mediums and Longs, features new work from California playwrights that is either 10 minutes long, 30 minutes long, or is mad up of excerpts of 60 minute plays. Novice and experienced authors alike will be presented, as more than 60 entries were submitted for the festival. The staged readings, performed by a medley of great local talent, runs from the humorous to the dramatic. And ...
A new state budget was signed Thursday by Gov. Jerry Brown.
The day of the debt ceiling adjustment is just about five weeks away.
One of my sons, while young, had a proclivity for answering his parents' questions with what he thought they wanted to hear, and with what he thought would be less demanding on him.
The Better Hearing Institute is urging people to pack earplugs when heading out to this year's Fourth of July celebrations and to exercise safety whenever around fireworks.
Santa Clarita Public Library launch
About 100 Saugus Union School District students celebrated their newfound artistic skills Thursday during a concert at Rosedell Elementary School in Saugus.
"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights; that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."
A brigade of comic book and theme-park enthusiasts, as well as children from the Santa Clarita Valley Boys and Girls Club, helped power up the latest addition to Six Flags Magic Mountain on Thursday as the park's 18th roller coaster, Green Lantern: First Flight, debuted.
The bottom line, the profitability of a company, should matter to every employee but many owners tend to keep this information private. Owners then complain when profits are thin.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A judge ruled Monday that Casey Kasem should be fed, hydrated and medicated while a court-appointed attorney evaluates the health of the ailing radio personality after his daughter moved to implement end of life measures.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Netflix will ease up a finger-pointing campaign that blamed Verizon and other Internet service providers for problems with its video subscription service.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - For years, Fred Goldman was adamant that he would never rest until he had held O.J. Simpson accountable for the killings of his son Ron and Simpson's ex-wife 20 years ago - even if a jury had acquitted the former football star.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - The truck driver from Georgia accused of triggering the highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian hadn't slept for more than 24 hours before the accident, authorities said Monday as the actor recovered in a New Jersey hospital.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Patients seeking care through the VA's Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System waited an average of 56 days for their first appointment with a primary care doctor - four times longer than the department's goal.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, has issued the following statement regarding the release of Bowe Bergdahl:
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Two police officers were having lunch at a strip mall pizza buffet when a man and a woman fatally shot them in a point-blank ambush, then fled to a nearby Wal-Mart where they killed a third person and then themselves in an apparent suicide pact, authorities said.
SMYRNA, Ga. (AP) - Like an eager date, Leo Smith showed up at Mount Zion First Baptist Church with a bouquet of flowers in hand.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Newly crowned Miss USA Nia Sanchez, a fourth-degree black belt in the Korean martial art of taekwondo, says that women need to be able to defend themselves as a way to battle the problem of campus rape and that bringing awareness to the issue is very important.
Regarding Bowe Bergdahl's release in exchange for five terrorists, when this soldier enlisted in the Army, he knew the challenges ahead of him in military life, and one of those challenges was the possibility of capture by the enemy.
A team of volunteers from the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center has been making phone calls to local businesses and asking owners to become "Friends of the SCV Senior Center" in support of the center's family-friendly fundraiser, Touch-A-Truck, which will be held June 14, at Central Park.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - No cramps, no problems for LeBron James.
CAMARILLO (AP) - A survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the U.S. is holding steady, rising 3½ cents over the last three weeks to $3.69.
PARIS (AP) - Trying to beat Rafael Nadal at the French Open is, without a doubt, the toughest task in tennis. Indeed, must be among the greatest challenges in all of sports.