Newcomers and friends
JCPenney customers at the Westfield Valencia Town center can round their purchases up to the nearest whole dollar, donating the difference to the JCPenney Afterschool Fund, a public charity that provides at-risk children access to life-enriching after-school programs.
Completing a job application and creating a resumé are the topic for the next LifeForward workshop offered by Zonta Club of the SCV on Saturday, April 23. The workshops are offered free to local women, and free child care is available for those who reserve at least one week in advance. The workshops are held at Desert Streams Church, 26873 Ruether Ave., Canyon Country, and run from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
They may be partying now, but they won't be partying for long.
The April 11 article "Libraries' familiar faces - Community: After city takeover, readers will still see many of the same librarians" needs a few facts.
Los Angeles County's Local Agency Formation Commission is seeking an individual to serve as a alternate public member.
Five hundred cubic yards of concrete is scheduled to be poured today to lay the foundation for the east half of the Old Town Newhall Library.
A newly constructed 30,000-square-foot shopping center at 28656 The Old Road in Valencia was sold to a private investor, according to Lee & Associates, a commercial real estate brokerage and member of Lee & Associates group of companies.
Greg Wolf of Realty Executives Valencia has earned the Certified Distressed Property Expert designation. Wolf completed training in foreclosure avoidance and short sales.
In 1998, when the Army Corps of Engineers approved Newhall Land and Farming Co.'s first Santa Clara River-alteration permit, the housing market was still in good shape. This approval gave Newhall Land the go-ahead for 59 projects along 15 miles of the Santa Clara River through the center of the city and up San Francisquito Canyon road, one of the Santa Clara River's largest tributaries. These projects included several bridges, culverts and banking along the river.
NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Baseball is taking the extraordinary and historic step of assuming control of the Los Angeles Dodgers, a team increasingly paralyzed by its owners' bitter divorce.
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
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is being sued by a woman who alleges that while she was employed by him, they had a romantic relationship and that he subjected her to racially and sexually offensive comments.
A joint sweep of Santa Clarita Valley street food vendors last week resulted in inspectors confiscating more than 10 food carts, sheriff's officials said.
Six Flags Magic Mountain's iconic roller coaster Colossus will close Aug. 16 after a 36-year run, officials at the Santa Clarita Valley theme park announced Tuesday.
Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to Santa Clarita. You might run into a film crew any day. Here are some productions that are currently shooting around town.
Even in a state with hundreds of miles of beautiful, sandy beaches, luxury home buyers in California preferred hilltop homes over ocean-front properties by a margin of four to one.
California United Bank and 1st Enterprise Bank announced that they are planning to merge, according to CU Bancorp, the parent company of California United Bank.
RED BLUFF, Calif. (AP) - Voters in California's far northern counties weighed in Tuesday on whether to secede from the state in advisory measures that will gauge sentiment in a region long accustomed to feeling ignored by the Legislature and out of sync with the state's major cities.
Well-known serial entrepreneur, software engineer, architect and manager, Ole Eichhorn spoke with Santa Clarita's startup community and tech accelerator group SCV Startup last Thursday.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - With no divisive initiatives on the ballot Tuesday, the first statewide election under California's top-two system was not drawing much interest from voters despite some fiercely contested seats for Congress, the state Legislature and statewide offices.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - About an hour after a California teen was discovered on a Hawaii runway in April, a nonplussed pilot preparing to depart tells air traffic controllers he will be a bit delayed because "a guy is seeming to have stowed away in the landing gear from San Jose to Maui."
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Republicans hoping to loosen the Democratic Party's grip on California politics get an early test of their prospects when primary voters select nominees for eight statewide offices.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station
Stevenson Ranch: Zone 3 Update - Public Safety and Crime Prevention Information
This past week in Zone 7, the following Part-1 Crimes occurred:
It is no secret that children love new toys. They love Christmas and birthdays because of the multitude of gifts they receive. However, the most important gift any child could receive is the continual presence of his parents in his life. As a parent, giving your time, energy and love to your child is one of the most important things you can do.