WASHINGTON (AP) - California Republicans turned to a pair of wealthy businesswomen, first-time candidates Meg Whitman and Carly Fiorina, to lead their party into the fall campaign Tuesday night.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - While BP is capturing more oil from its blown-out well with every passing day, scientists on a team analyzing the flow said Tuesday that the amount of crude still escaping into the Gulf of Mexico may be considerably greater than what the government and the company have claimed.
Repertory East Playhouse hosts 24 Hour Theatre on Sunday, June 13 at 8 p.m. with a "Since When?" theme.
City of Santa Clarita Transit, Metro and 11 other Los Angeles County transit operators are sponsoring a video contest, Transit Flicks, to give transit riders the chance to show the world what they like about using public transportation.
Los Angeles – The California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet) has announced that Stan Chambers, former U. S. Navy Veteran and award-winning pioneer Los Angeles news reporter, will serve as Master of Ceremonies for the upcoming Dedication and Ribbon-Cutting ceremony for the beautiful, new Veterans Home of California, West Los Angeles.
INDIANAPOLIS -- Finish Line announced today the continuation of its partnership with Soles4Souls, the international shoe charity, to collect new and gently used shoes at the company's 670 store locations.
The Valley Industrial Association (VIA) will host their next luncheon at 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday, June 15 at the Valencia Country Club, 27330 Tourney Road, Valencia.
MONTEREY, Calif. -- The Monterey Museum of Art is very proud to present, "Ansel Adams: Portrait of America," July 10 to October 3 at the Monterey Museum of Art-La Mirada, located at 720 Via Mirada, Monterey, California.
WASHINGTON -- NASA's first dedicated oceanographic field campaign goes to sea June 15 to take an up-close look at how changing conditions in the Arctic are affecting the ocean's chemistry and ecosystems that play a critical role in global climate change.
Graduating seniors from the William S. Hart Union High School District who have not yet enrolled in the College of the Canyons First Year Experience (FYE) program will have an additional opportunity to do so at the last FYE Cougar Day event, Friday June 18, on the college's Valencia campus.
Summer is just around the corner and soon parents and caregivers will be looking for ways to keep kids active, engaged and entertained. Thanks to a partnership with Regal Entertainment Group, members of the Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley will enjoy free admission to the movies this summer through the Free Family Film Festival. Regal Entertainment Group is also providing the Club with a stipend to help cover staff expenses and transportation.
In the second semester of seventh grade, I learned how to swim. To that point in my life, I did not have the confidence nor did I believe I had the ability to fulfill the requirements for the required swimming merit badge. Learning to swim - and reasonably well - was an obstacle I needed to overcome if I was to achieve earn the badge.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Tiger Woods will return Down Under to defend his title at the Australian Masters.
When Steve Lunetta ("The election widget," May 31) and I agree, you know it's a bad proposition. Proposition 14 is the kiss of death.
I am encouraging Santa Clarita Valley voters to definitely vote "no" on Proposition 14.
TORONTO (AP) - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will take a leave of absence to seek help for alcohol, he said Wednesday, as a report surfaced about a second video of the mayor smoking what appears to be crack cocaine.
Editor's note: The following column was written in response to a news story reporting that Gov. Jerry Brown, after touring California counties to determine effects of prisoner realignment, declared, "I can report ... that realignment is working."
The United States government recently launched the Ahmadiyya Muslim Caucus chaired by veteran Republican Congressman Frank Wolf.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Anze Kopitar scored the tiebreaking goal late in the second period and Jonathan Quick made 39 saves to cap the Los Angeles Kings' historic comeback from three games down with a 5-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks in Game 7 of their first-round series Wednesday night.
Saugus overcame a slow start on Wednesday to sweep Canyon in both the varsity boys and girls meets at Santa Clarita Aquatics Center and enter next week's Foothill League prelims and finals with some momentum.
Special Closure Note: Through late May 2014, a temporary bypass lane will be implemented on southbound I-5 between Smokey Bear Road and one mile south of Vista Del Lago Road while crews pave the two left lanes of southbound I-5.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni resigned Wednesday after less than two seasons on the job.
Winds continued to buffet the Santa Clarita Valley throughout the day Wednesday, leading to a second straight day of uprooted trees and downed limbs, Santa Clarita city officials said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - If Donald Sterling is compelled to sell the Los Angeles Clippers, the list of potential buyers has more stars than their roster.
During the past week, the criminal incidents reported in Valencia included domestic violence, grand theft auto, petty theft, and numerous shoplifting from various businesses.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Flights from airports in the Los Angeles area were grounded for more than an hour Wednesday due to a computer failure at an air traffic control facility in the region, the Federal Aviation Administration said.
The Board of Equalization opened its newest office in Santa Clarita on Magic Mountain Parkway and Tourney Road in April.
County health officials discovered a rabid bat in the Santa Clarita Valley last month, meaning two of the three found countywide so far this year have been in the SCV.
Last week, the following Part 1 crimes occurred in Zone 3 Stevenson Ranch:
SACRAMENTO – Yesterday Assemblyman Scott Wilk's (R- Santa Clarita) bill requiring the State Water Resources Control Board to post on their web site the external peer review studies when a regional board imposes a Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) on a community, passed out of the Assembly Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials committee with a 7-0 vote.