I have been a longtime opponent of the initiative process in California for myriad reasons, but at this critical time in our state's present and for our future, I find myself ardently in support of placing the revenue extension measure on the June ballot.
Steve Lunetta's Monday column ("Getting some truth out of the WOPER") on his newfangled WOPER machine was almost funny except he left out the biggest translation of political speech, and it was during the Republican presidency of George W. Bush.
Stevenson Ranch does not need a library. We do not need the increased noise and traffic a library would bring. People can certainly drive to the Valencia Library instead.
City officials hope to secure funding of a 35-home affordable housing project through budget maneuvering.
Wednesday, Feb. 23
Many Placerita Canyon property owners worry that their neighborhood's rural, equestrian character will be jeopardized by future developments.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies said so long, but not goodbye to longtime volunteer Ric Bisarra on Monday.
Dave Schelling, of Valencia, has joined the Wells Fargo Private Bank as a wealth adviser. He will serve as an adviser in the Westlake Village and Encino offices.
Why pay taxes now on money you will be living on later?
Castaic community learns about planned Castaic high school
Senior lunch menu
We have an exciting announcement! The research and development department here at the Vast Right Wing Conspiracy has been hard at work for the past several years developing a device so stunning that it will set the political world on its ear.
I had the opportunity to attend the informational meeting conducted by the William S. Hart Union High School District for the Castaic community at Castaic Middle School regarding the proposed Castaic high school on Tuesday.
Artists' Association meeting
In February, I wrote an open letter to a soldier I encountered en route from Washington, D.C., to Seattle. I shared my regret at crossing paths several times and not thanking him for his service. Though I don't know whether he ever stumbled on the column, I promised I wouldn't make the same mistake again. When opportunity knocked, I'd be ready.
CONGRESS 25th District
LUHANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Rebels have seized another border guard base in eastern Ukraine, the third such military facility taken over the last day.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown will run for an unprecedented fourth term in November against moderate first-time candidate Neel Kashkari, a former U.S. Treasury official who pitched himself as the best hope for the struggling California Republican Party.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Former Santa Monica, California, Mayor Bobby Shriver, a nephew of President John F. Kennedy, faces a former state lawmaker in November for a Los Angeles County supervisor seat.
The city of Santa Clarita is seeking the public's feedback on a grant proposal for the U.S. Department of Justice's Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program. Under the JAG program, the city is eligible to receive $26,749.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Locked in a squeaker of a race, Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran and tea party-backed challenger Chris McDaniel pointed toward a possible June 24 runoff after battling to a near-draw Tuesday in a primary that underscored Republican differences.
BRUSSELS (AP) - U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Wednesday it is unfair to the family of released captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to leap to conclusions about his behavior in uniform.
1. JERRY BROWN SEEKS TO MAKE HISTORY
Let's stipulate that both sides of the political spectrum want the best for others (a fair assumption, especially since both sides insist that is so).
As Hillary Clinton prepares for her Democratic coronation as the next Democratic presidential candidate, she's decided to try dealing with the inconvenience of the Benghazi tragedy through her new book.
Recently on my daily walk with the dogs I really noticed how much trash is being discarded on our streets and in the gutters.
A friend of mine surprised me with an unexpected opinion the other day. Like me, he had recently traveled to India and came away stunned by the immensity poverty prevailing there.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jose Abreu homered for the second straight game and Tyler Flowers also went deep to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.
The last time New York and Los Angeles teams met in a big championship final, the Dodgers found themselves up against a pitcher who had undergone Tommy John surgery.