It was interesting to read the Tuesday letter on our school budgets from Laura Tapia ("Don't hurt students when fixing school budget.") She did have several good points.
Cameron C. Diorio
Belinda Crawford caught this woodpecker and hummingbird "doing lunch" at her Saugus home on Jan. 19.
Edward and Beth Pinsky, of Ventura, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Leah Danielle Pinsky to Gregory Sean Papazian, of Valencia.
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Conflation: The act of bringing together, melding or fusing. - Free Online Dictionary.
Kari Hewitt believes in serendipity. It's what led her to Bobbi Jean Bell, owner of OutWest Marketing in Newhall.
Now it's time to crack the books, shop the design and debate the programs.
As virtues go, discipline has always been seen as necessary to success. In the sporting world, we often hear that those at the top work the hardest, study the most game film, stay after practice to practice even more, and generally are said to have a "high work rate."
As part of her Girl Scout Silver Award project, local student Jamie Meyer will host a book swap from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Valencia Library.
Popular Santa Clarita Valley-based alternative rock-pop singer, songwriter, guitarist John Stratton and The Johnny Strat Band debut four brand new original and as-yet-unrecorded songs on "House Blend" with host Stephen K. Peeples on SCVTV Saturday, Feb. 12 at 10 p.m.
Beverly Hills-based builder Shapell Industries Inc. is pulling out of a recently announced partnership with the city of Santa Clarita, calling the plan to buy the Whittaker-Bermite property out of bankruptcy too expensive and complex.
The city received approximately $55.4 million in grant funding between January 2009 and December 2010, according to a statement released Friday.
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.