Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon's office will host the annual Service Academy Information Night at College of the Canyons from 7 p.m.-9 p.m. on Sept. 14.
Santa Clarita Valley high school students are invited to Hart district's College & Career Fair on Sept. 7 to learn how to set goals for life beyond high school.
A Long Beach pilot made a safe emergency landing on Sierra Highway in Acton on Thursday afternoon.
Due to the high demand for tickets, the Canyon Theatre Guild's production of "Always...Patsy Cline" is being held over for two additional performances. The CTG has added performances at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 3 and 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 4.
Growing up on the East Coast, we remember when the world of wine revolved largely around Europe, particularly France and Italy. These Old World wines, as they are known, made up most of the world's notable wines. Although wine had been produced for centuries in the Americas - or the New World - the commercial wine industry in California hadn't exploded onto the scene yet.
Regarding "Locals need to speak up about Newhall Ranch," Aug. 25:
Last week, we spent five beautiful and memorable days in Israel.
I was skeptical about the city's ability to run our libraries properly, especially given the haphazard planning that went into it. I decided to be optimistic and give it a chance. I have tried our new libraries now, and they do not measure up to what we received from the county.
As gas prices reach near record highs, many Santa Clarita Valley residents are staying home or traveling locally for the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Tuesday, Sept. 6
From time to time, I'm called upon to advise my clients on antitrust issues. Upon reflection of my daily life, I wonder if I'm, along with all of you, a victim of a monopoly.
This week, our local public schools have once again proven they are exceptional with Wednesday's release of the statewide Academic Performance Index.
A moderate earthquake rattled the Santa Clarita Valley on Thursday and was felt over a wide area of Los Angeles County, but no damage or injuries were reported.
The body of a woman was found in her Saugus bedroom Thursday morning in what's being called a suspicious death, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officials said.
LONDON (AP) - Government snooping into phone networks is extensive worldwide, one of the world's largest cellphone companies revealed Friday, saying that several countries demand direct access to its networks without warrant or prior notice.
CUMMING, Ga. (AP) - A man wielding an assault rifle, explosives and supplies to take hostages opened fire outside a Georgia courthouse Friday, wounding a deputy before he was killed in a shootout with officers, authorities said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The American Film Institute's celebration of Jane Fonda was like a who's who of Hollywood women.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The faulty General Motors ignition switches blamed for dozens of crashes, some fatal, aren't the only reason a moving car can suddenly stall. It happened to Bill Van Tassel a couple of weeks ago, as he was steering his Mazda Miata around a turn on an Interstate onramp.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added 217,000 jobs in May, a substantial gain for a fourth straight month, fueling hopes that the economy will accelerate after a grim start to the year.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Gay Republicans in Texas said Friday they may stop fighting their party's proposed endorsement of "reparative therapy" over worries that even tougher anti-gay language could be added to the party platform.
You are at the ball field watching your son's baseball game. You cheer him on as he rounds home plate. The crowd cheers. You look around as everyone rises to their feet and even though the stands are full, you feel alone.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's been a year on Broadway so unpredictable that the only thing for certain at the Tony Awards on Sunday is that Hugh Jackman will be the host. There have been no clear juggernauts - although some wonderful performances - and critics have largely bemoaned the lack of strong new good musicals and plays. In fact, the best revival categories this year easily overshadow anything new.
During the past week, the criminal incidents reported in Valencia included, vehicle burglaries, theft from an unlocked vehicle and numerous shoplifting reports from local businesses.
Sacramento, CA – In 2012, when Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles) introduced AB 1658 and created the California Legacy License Plate Program, he wanted to do something nice for those who preserve California's classic-car heritage.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck says he's aware of the controversy over drones and he'll talk to privacy and civil rights groups before deciding whether to use a pair of radio-controlled aerial surveillance craft transferred from the Seattle Police Department.
On Friday, June 6th, 2014, The California Highway Patrol Newhall Area Office will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in the unincorporated area of Los Angeles County. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 6:30 pm and conclude at approximately 2:30 am Saturday, June 7th, 2014.
PHOENIX (AP) - In a new revelation in the growing Veterans Affairs' scandal, the organization's acting head says that an additional 18 veterans whose names were kept off an official electronic VA appointment list have died.
COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) - Gone are the screaming shells, seasick soldiers and bloodied waters of 1944. On Friday, a sun-splattered Normandy celebrated peace, with silent salutes, tears and international friendship marking 70 years since the D-Day invasion helped change the course of World War II and modern history.
COMPTON, Calif. (AP) - A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy wounded during a confrontation with a cyclist was a victim of friendly fire.