Many business owners state that "our employees are our greatest asset." In many organizations, if the truth were told, the employees are the business.
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There's no water to support more than three-quarters of the unbuilt homes in the Tesoro del Valle community in Saugus, water agency officials said Tuesday.
Donna He mustered up the courage to speak English in front of a classroom full of her fellow foreign-exchange students and teachers, pointing to a photograph of herself next to a wax statue in Hollywood.
The College of the Canyons Foundation will host its 20th annual charity golf tournament on Sept. 13 at the Valencia County Club.
Local youths and artists trace chalk on a wall for a mural. The ARTree is a nonprofit organization that introduces arts to children.
As part of her Girl Scout Silver Award project, Jamie Meyer will host a book swap from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at the Valencia Library.
Local resident Brandon Maddux will host a garage sale fundraiser from 7 a.m. to noon on Saturday at 19121 Dalton St.
Santa Clarita Little People Day Care and Pre-School will host a free children's concert by Wendee's Wacky Music at 10 a.m. on Thursday and Saturday. The group will present a music and movement experience designed for children 2 to 5 years old.
A congressional hearing on last year's Station Fire, scheduled for today in Pasadena, has been canceled, a spokesman for Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich said Monday.
The current conventional wisdom, pushed heavily by the right-wing noise machine, is that the November elections will result in the end of the Democratic Party's congressional majority. The Republican Party's dreams of repeating the glory days of 1994 help fill Fox News' dead air and GOP coffers.
I was very sad to hear about Keith Richman's passing. He had a great reputation of being a reasonable man who could work across the aisle and refused to be a rigid ideologue.
Regarding "Will gay marriage become the law of the land?" (Aug. 8): It's a funny thing about rights; they don't go in or out based on popularity in politics. Ben Boychuck is wrong again.
This is a public apology and "thank you" to the man in the white SUV (with the cute vanity license plate regarding "cats").
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clayton Kershaw agreed Wednesday to a $215 million, seven-year contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press, a deal that makes the two-time Cy Young Award winner baseball's first player with a $30 million average salary.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The bodies of all five victims of a December plane crash have been recovered from the mountains of central Idaho.
NEW YORK (AP) - Will broadband providers start charging Internet services such as Netflix to deliver the massive amounts of data that streaming video and other content require?
WASHINGTON (AP) - Rounding out his Cabinet, President Barack Obama intends to nominate Maria Contreras-Sweet, the founder of a Latino-owned community bank in Los Angeles and a former California cabinet secretary, to be head of the Small Business Administration.
NEW DELHI (AP) - A 51-year-old Danish tourist was gang-raped near a popular shopping area in New Delhi after she got lost and approached a group of men for directions back to her hotel, police said Wednesday.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Behind the facade of pristine ski slopes, craft beer, quaint village greens and one of the lowest unemployment rates in the country, Vermont is grappling with painkiller and heroin abuse, a challenge leaders say is fueling crime and wrecking lives and families disproportionately in this tiny state.
ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) - Students escaping chilly winter temperatures in southeastern New Mexico were congregated in the Berrendo Middle School gym, waiting for classes to start when they heard a loud pop.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Security Agency has implanted software in nearly 100,000 computers around the world - but not in the United States - that allows the U.S. to conduct surveillance on those machines, The New York Times reported Tuesday.
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Federal rules that went into effect Friday, Jan. 10, provide homeowners and consumers shopping for a home mortgage new rights and greater protection from harmful lending practices, while also probably slowing the pace of home price increases and forging a stronger, more stable housing market.
Santa Clarita Realtors installed incoming president Nancy Starczyk as President of the Southland Regional Association of Realtors, SCV Division, on Friday night.
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.
We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.