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.
Six local public employees were named finalists for Public Employee of the Year in the 17th annual California on Location Awards, or COLA.
BUENA PARK, Calif. (AP) - An SUV driven by an elderly motorist plowed into a group of people waiting to enter an Orange County ice cream parlor Friday evening, killing a 73-year-old woman and injuring six others, authorities said.
DURHAM, Ore. (AP) - After months of trying to get its problem-plagued online health exchange to work, Oregon on Friday officially gave up on the state portal and decided to switch to the federal website - the first state in the nation to do so.
Like many churches across the Santa Clarita Valley, Valencia United Methodist wanted to complete a service project which would not only help others, but help change the world for the better in some way.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and two assists in his return from injury, and the Anaheim Ducks scored four power-play goals in a 6-2 victory over the Dallas Stars on Friday night to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round series.
Different park. Same result.
At 9:10 a.m. Friday, Jeff and David met at the Walmart on Newhall Ranch Road for the first time.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown issued a second executive order on Friday to deal with California's drought, taking additional steps to help fight wildfires and assist cities and farmers.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A 16-year-old girl was stabbed to death inside a Connecticut high school Friday, and police were investigating whether a boy attacked her after she turned down an invitation to be his prom date.
Looking for a public place to watch the Santa Clarita Valley Dodgers Day game tomorrow night? Don't expect to find the Boys in Blue on the TV at your favorite local watering hole.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Pop legend Paul McCartney is set to return to Candlestick Park to offer a swan song to the San Francisco 49ers' former stadium.
Richie's Fight for Life Foundation's Fun Run is about a search for the reason a seven-year old boy is dying.
Chiquita Canyon, an innovative local business that is also home to a 9.2 megawatt clean energy facility, and the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) celebrated their third annual Found Art Scholarship Program and announced the recipients of more than $8,000 in scholarship monies. The announcement – which was made at a gallery reception featuring more than a dozen artwork submissions – marks the third year of the highly successful art recognition program, which honors local art students.
ORLAND, Calif. (AP) - The drivers of a FedEx truck and bus that collided in a fiery accident earlier this month both started their work days in Sacramento.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A late-season Pacific storm brought rain and snow to California on Friday, though it was not expected to make much of a dent in the state's ongoing drought.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A Nevada rancher who became a conservative folk hero for standing up to the government in a fight over grazing rights lost some of his staunch defenders after wondering aloud whether blacks might have had it better under slavery.