Assemblyman Cameron Smyth, R-Santa Clarita, announced Tuesday that the California Assembly will recognize Patti Rasmussen as "Woman of the Year" for the 38th Assembly District. Rasmussen has served the local community for more than 25 years.
Bill Hoffer of the National Weather Service said Santa Clarita recorded some of the highest wind gusts in all of Southern California on Monday night. Saugus recorded wind gusts of 71 mph at 9 p.m., he said. Byron Moline, the city of Santa Clarita's general services manager, said the city cleared several trees and other debris from the city's roadways Tuesday morning.
Recently, you may have read about the number of job opportunities locally available in Santa Clarita's advanced-manufacturing industry.
If there's anything that we do not like to think or talk about, it's old age and dying - the latter being an anathema surrounded by a few jokes.
On Thursday and Friday, the Tea Gardens will be donating 15 percent of purchases to the SCV Emergency Winter Shelter. No flyer is needed. The Tea Gardens is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day and located at 26111 Bouquet Canyon Road in Santa Clarita.
Significant proposed rate increases for all Santa Clarita area water customers, to build new water filtration plants to deal with the chloride levels local water, are the subject of the Valley Industrial Association's monthly luncheon on March 15. The event is open to both members and non-members.
Rioux Park walking group
The Santa Clarita Skyhawks developmental football team kicks off its 2011 season on Saturday, March 12 at 7 p.m. when the Skyhawks host the San Diego Thunder at Canyon High School.
Nationwide, car crashes are the leading cause of death for teenagers.
After School Rock, an afterschool music program at Hubbadaddy's Studios, is accepting students for its next 2011 session.
Santa Clarita Transit kicks off the launch of a new volunteer Senior Transit Ambassador Program at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center on Wednesday, March 9. Join city staff and senior citizens from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. to learn about local transit and how to volunteer to encourage other senior community members to get on board and explore.
The California Highway Patrol has launched a 10-month enhanced enforcement effort to reduce the number of fatal and injury collisions involving drugs and alcohol on Highway 14.
Officials from the Postal Inspectors and Postal Services Consumer Affairs will hold an information session from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the main Valencia post office as part of National Consumer Protection Week.
The city of Santa Clarita is inviting local residents to sign up for a one-day tour to the J. Paul Getty Villa Museum in Malibu on March 19, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saugus High School will host an orientation and open house for incoming ninth-graders at 5:30 p.m. March 17.
With so much attention being paid to Saugus' Abbey Weitzeil, it's hard to blame anyone who may not have noticed a freshman doing spectacular things over at Valencia.
WATFORD CITY, N.D. (AP) - No sirens or local alert system warned an RV park housing workers in North Dakota's oil patch about a Memorial Day tornado that injured nine people and damaged or destroyed 15 trailers.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A treasure trove of rare gold coins discovered by a California couple out walking their dog is set to go on sale.
MARIPOSA, Calif. (AP) - State fire officials brought in hundreds of additional firefighters to battle a Central California blaze that had burned through 1.4 square miles as of Tuesday morning and was threatening about 100 rural homes.
MISSION VIEJO, Calif. (AP) - The bodies of four people have been found at a home in the Southern California city of Mission Viejo.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The state Court of Appeals has upheld the drug conviction for a man who claimed he should have been allowed to show that he can legally possess marijuana in California for medical purposes.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Close to three months after the Malaysian jetliner disappeared, the government on Tuesday released reams of raw satellite data it used to determine that the flight ended in the southern Indian Ocean, a step long demanded by the families of some of the passengers on board.
NEW YORK (AP) - They're the $10 million men and women.
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) - High-caliber weapons fire echoed sporadically Tuesday through the eastern city of Donetsk and the mayor urged residents to stay home a day after fighting between Ukrainian troops and separatist rebels reportedly killed dozens.
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - As a group of children walked home together from school in Providence, they held hands and played the "I Spy" guessing game. When they reached a busy intersection, an adult accompanying them prodded, "What's the rule?"
GOLETA (AP) - Colorado movie theater shooter James Holmes. Sandy Hook school attacker Adam Lanza. And now Elliot Rodger.
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.