After hearing the news of a flood that drenched the Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley's Newhall branch last month, 13-year-old Carlos Vasquez's thoughts quickly turned to the piano inside the building.
Chick-fil-A at Westfield Valencia Town Center will donate 15 percent of all sales from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Monday to relief efforts in Japan.
SCV Helping Hand recipient for the week ending April 3, 2011:
Regarding "No proof in claims of Muslim extremists," March 22:
I'd like to thank everyone who came to show support for the Acosta family on March 31.
March 11 - April 15
Some say it's the best-kept secret in the Santa Clarita Valley.
I'm not a fan of the Santa Clarita City Council, and I've often been a vocal critic of its actions and attitude toward the people it serves. However, I do believe that it's a good idea to have the city take over the operation of local libraries.
Unless you're on a long-term media fast, or just disinterested in the ongoing public conversations, you've no doubt realized just how tough it is to be in the public eye in our day.
On March 19, the Santa Clarita Valley received a reminder of the cost of freedom.
In April 2006, the Hart Indians boys tennis team defeated the Valencia Vikings tennis team 11-7 when our oldest son, then a junior, played for the team.
Winter weather smiled on workers from Valencia's A. Allbright Painting as they completed their annual Paint It Forward charity paint giveaway project at the Saugus home of Keri Ross on March 12 on a warm morning.
Lucas Skylar Oden, son of Rodney Gene Oden and Raquel Brittney Jackmond, of Manistee, Mich., was born on Jan. 31, 2011.
The O.J. Simpson murder trial exposed many painful truths. None hit harder than the idea that white and black people often look at the same facts and see different realities.
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) - Some of the men held here for more than a decade have been drafting plans for work and marriage on the outside or studying languages, preparing for a not-too-distant future beyond the coiled razor wire that surrounds the U.S. prison perched at the edge of the Caribbean Sea.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan and two members of his entourage were in critical condition Sunday, a day after a tractor-trailer rammed into his chauffeured limousine bus, setting off a deadly chain-reaction pileup.
PARIS (AP) - U.S. Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has told people treating him at an American military medical facility in Germany that he was tortured, beaten and held in a cage by his Taliban captors in Afghanistan after he tried to escape, a senior U.S. official said Sunday.
Although a family tale assures a different story, I was born in central Cuba in 1954.
Mom says Dad is magic
As I sit at my desk wondering what to write and what category I fall into, I can't help to think of what it really means to be a dad.
My father was my hero and I am so very proud to tell everyone that.
Have you have ever had an extraordinary moment of any kind that really struck you because of the coincidence or surprise that it presented, or perhaps an unusually realistic dream you experienced, or even an instinct – that little voice in your head – that you listened to and it paid off?
I was 17 and living 120 miles west of London when the Invasion of Europe began.
Valencia High School Choir has been accepted to perform in Europe.
A little bitty tear rolled down her very pretty cheek
Now that the 2014 season is officially over at both the high school and college levels, let's take a look at the highlights and a predictions for the 2015 season.