More than 377,000 pounds of ground beef have been recalled by Commercial Meat Company Inc., due to possible E. coli contamination, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced today
For a nation built on grit, hard work and creativity, it sure is taking a long while for some Grade-A ideas to emerge on how best to help housing.
In the last week, Gov. Jerry Brown reviewed and signed some 600 bills that reached his desk from this year's legislative session.
Oscar Dominguez, vice president of Union Bank, awarded a $1,000 cash sponsorship for the Art Classic Gala, to Santa Clarita Artists' Association on Sept. 30 at the Lyons Avenue branch of Union Bank.
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Nancy's Ranch field manager Herminio Bastian ties stalks of corn into bundles as he harvests them from a plot planted with yellow corn and Indian corn at Nancy's Ranch in Valencia on Wednesday.
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Students from throughout the Santa Clarita Valley are invited to submit their entries for "No Duck Left Behind," a creative essay writing and poster contest to be held in conjunction with Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers, Inc.'s ninth annual Rubber Ducky Festival.
The building that housed the now-closed Newhall Hardware store at 24322 Main St. in Newhall was effectively removed from the city's current definition of a "Potential Historic Resource" under the current Historic Designation Ordinance. The Santa Clarita City Council voted unanimously via the consent calendar Tuesday night to remove the property, per the owner's request.
The Santa Clarita City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to accept a $150,000 traffic-safety grant for a program to reduce the number of car crashes.
A malfunctioning computer may have started a fire that caused an estimated $20,000 damage to a single-family Canyon Country home this morning, said a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department official.
The Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons has canceled the Dec. 4 "Holiday with Roger Williams" concert.
A wide array of cuisines will roll into Valencia on Saturday, October 29 as Bridgeport Marketplace hosts the Halloween Gourmet Food Truck Block Party.
The four candidates running for two seats on the Santa Clarita Community College District outlined their goals Wednesday if elected to the board of the Santa Clarita Valley's only community college.
WASHINGTON (AP) - One of the nation's largest eye care companies is stepping up efforts to publicize its recall of more than a half-million contact lenses after coming under pressure from federal health regulators.
DALLAS (AP) - Anaheim Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau was certainly trying to remain optimistic, even if he didn't expect such a dramatic comeback.
OAKLAND (AP) - The Los Angeles Clippers made a silent protest against owner Donald Sterling before Game 4 of their Western Conference playoff series against Golden State. The Warriors made a different kind of statement during the game.
Last week was very eventful for The Master's College athletics as its men's and women's track and field teams posted quality marks at the Golden State Athletic Conference Championships, the baseball team tried for a second consecutive conference championship title, and the men's basketball team gained a new head coach.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Josh Rutledge began the season at Triple-A before the Colorado Rockies recalled him less than three weeks ago. The little-used second baseman came up big in a key situation on Sunday to help them win another series.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Steve Upton thinks of himself more as an "Officer Friendly" than a water cop.
When destination-wedding planner Sandy Malone got married in 2004, there was no Pinterest, no Instagram, Facebook was in its infancy and there were few bridal websites to draw from.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Clippers chose not to speak publicly about owner Donald Sterling. Instead, they made a silent protest.
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) - Heavily armed African and French peacekeepers escorted some of the last remaining Muslims out of Central African Republic's volatile capital on Sunday, trucking more than 1,300 people who for months had been trapped in their neighborhood by violent Christian militants.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Truck drivers who haul cargo in and out of the twin Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach say they plan a two-day strike beginning Monday.
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Pro-Russia insurgents on Sunday freed one of the eight European military observers being held prisoner in eastern Ukraine. Earlier in the day, all eight appeared in public for the first time and, under armed guard, gave assurances they weren't being mistreated.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Researcher Leonid Moroz emerges from a dive off the Florida Keys and gleefully displays a plastic bag holding a creature that shimmers like an opal in the seawater.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Two 20th-century popes who changed the course of the Catholic Church became saints Sunday as Pope Francis honored John XXIII and John Paul II in a delicate balancing act aimed at bringing together the conservative and progressive wings of the church.
Regarding Friday night's DUI checkpoint: Here we go again - another traffic checkpoint where a thousand or so drivers will be inconvenienced so one or two people can be cited for a DUI.
A new poll released this week by the Better World Campaign has found that even during this polarizing political time, there is one issue that voters agree on: the U.S. can't go it alone to solve the world's problems.
I think it's great that there are a lot of people running to replace Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon.