"It's actually hard to earn money. It's even harder to save money. But it's hardest to hold onto the money you've saved." - Duncan Henderson
Congress must come to grips to increase the maximum amount of insurance coverage since it was set at $10,000, which leaves the surviving spouse and disabled veteran very little in the way of financial resources, as inflation has diminished the value of insurance.
Regarding "July 4 driver to face trial," Aug. 17:
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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Soon after the lunch plates stopped rattling and books stopped thumping to the floor, shaken easterners could hear another sound from Tuesday's magnitude-5.9 quake: the sound of snickering emanating from opposite side of the continent.
The Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter is looking for a volunteer donations coordinator as it starts preparing to open for the next season.
The Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons has been given a state grant worth $9,900 to bring the Lula Washington Dance Theatre's Educational Residencies program back to local school districts.
The Hart district's Career Visions program will host a parent information night from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Sequoia Charter School for families of special-education students who need workforce preparation services.
Spine education class
LOS ANGELES - The suspect in a Los Angeles double killing was shot by police and captured early Monday after a seven-hour dragnet by more than 100 officers in the San Fernando Valley, police said.
In my last column a few weeks back, I wrote how I felt how false advertising, misrepresentation and deception have become mainstream American expectations, firmly embedded in our culture.
William Yarian, of Castaic, has been awarded the statewide designation of "Certified Community Association Manager" from the California Association of Community Managers.
You've probably heard this very old expression: The devil's in the details.
Crossfit SCV is hosting a benefit workout Saturday to remember Arnie Quinones, a firefighter who died in the 2009 Station Fire.
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.
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - Nancy Reagan has visited the California grave of her husband, President Ronald Reagan, on the 10th anniversary of his death.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The San Antonio Spurs handled the Heat, and the heat, during a sweltering start to the NBA Finals.