LOS ANGELES COUNTY -- "I commend Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig's wrestling control of the Dodgers and bringing integrity back to the game," County Mayor Michael D. Antonovich said in a statement this afternoon.
Enduring one of the worst winter storms in recent memory, 17 local students successfully completed the grueling 26.2-mile "Stadium to Sea" Los Angeles Marathon on March 20, sponsored by Students Off And Running, or SOAR.
Drew Stier, a 10-year-old from Stevenson Ranch, helped to raise more than $1,500 for the victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
Rioux Park walking group
From front, Mark Barton, his son Everett Barton, 13, and Jim Van Winkle eat matzo at the end of the Seder meal as part of the Passover service hosted by Temple Beth Ami at the Valencia Hills clubhouse in Valencia on Tuesday.
Today, as I was at my computer doing some work, I also looked to see if there were any interesting programs on TV. I spent four hours watching the History Channel as it showed "The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich."
To Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita,
I keep hearing on the news of suicide bombers and policemen that assassinate people trying to help them achieve a more "normal" way of life.
The presentation was in recognition of Boston Scientific's achievements and advances in medical technology. The company, which has offices located in Santa Clarita, researches and markets less-invasive medical devices that treat and help monitor medical conditions.
Mark Twain is credited with saying, "The rumors of my death have been greatly exaggerated." I'll take the position that the same great exaggeration applies to the state of the manufacturing industry in the United States - the rumors of its demise have been greatly exaggerated.
You probably don't know it, but you may have the secret ingredients for an exceptional Easter dinner in your pantry right now. The holidays are a perfect opportunity to sprinkle creativity into special meals by using staples like pancake mix, syrup and instant mashed potatoes in unexpected ways to craft new and delicious dishes the whole family will love.
Saturday, April 30
The Valencia High School dance team made history last month at the United Spirit Association National Competition when it captured a national championship title.
Adam Gardner, a junior at West Ranch High School in Stevenson Ranch, was recently nominated to participate in the National Young Leaders Conference in Washington, D.C.
Historically we are a violent people and mankind's history throughout the world demonstrates that we are violent. Laws passed protect us all from violence. But laws alone can't eliminate violence.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jake Muzzin, Marian Gaborik and captain Dustin Brown scored in a dominant first period, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 Monday night to take a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference final.
OAKLAND (AP) - The Oakland Athletics backed up another strong start from Saugus High graduate Tommy Milone, who helped the Athletics snap a season-long four-game losing streak with a 10-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Monday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles city leaders are investigating accusations that some city street crews have been taking extended breaks while on the job instead of repairing potholes and sidewalks.
COLLBRAN, Colo. (AP) - Authorities haven't found any sign of three men missing after a massive mudslide struck a remote part of western Colorado.
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - Residents along the scenic Columbia River are hoping to persuade regulators to reject plans for what would be the Pacific Northwest's largest crude oil train terminal - the proposed destination for at least four trains a day, each more than a mile long.
LONG BEACH (AP) - Los Angeles County Sheriff's officials say a deputy has been shot and a suspect is dead following a confrontation in Long Beach.
"Belle" presents a familiar message in a unique context.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - An Australian senator startled his colleagues by producing a fake pipe bomb during a committee hearing on Monday.
GOLETA, Calif. (AP) - It was Friday night when Elliot Rodger's mother got a call from her son's therapist that he had emailed a ranting manifesto about going on a deadly rampage.
WASHINGTON (AP) - China may be trying to steal trade secrets from U.S. businesses, as federal prosecutors allege. Yet for many U.S. companies, China's vast market remains an irresistible source of business.
The city of Santa Clarita will cap off its Bike Safety Month with the Kids Biking and Walking Festival on Saturday.
In Charlie Vignola's column ("Sensible about gun control," May 20) Vignola is basically making the intellectually flaccid argument that guns cause their own misuse.
Why do we not get fine films out here in SCV?
The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive at the Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA today from 10:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.