The results of the 2010 mid-term elections are hardly a surprise to politics junkies. Every poll and talking head political observer from the right, center and left predicted a harsh voter backlash over the state of the economy and a Republican sweep into power. The irony of putting the same people who crashed the economy in the first place, back in charge, appears to be lost on the electorate.
I want to clarify some comments that were made by Tammy Messina in a recent guest editorial, as well as a Letter to the Editor written by Federico Ichés and a recent SCVTV appearance by Councilwoman Marsha McLean.
Your editorial in Sunday's newspaper about the libraries ("Our View: An invitation to city's library critics," Nov. 14) was, if you will pardon the expression, crap.
The city of Santa Clarita, along with the Community Garden Management Committee, is proud to announce plans for Santa Clarita's first community garden project are well underway, with a groundbreaking event slated for Friday, Dec. 3 at 10 a.m.
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As a young boy growing up in Seoul, South Korea, Mike Chang gratefully accepted cornbread provided by the United States government and charitable organizations.
Editor's note: This editorial has been corrected with the exact date of Laurie Ender's City Council presentation and the correct Web address for the Santa Clarita Library system.
When I was really young, my father was really smart. But as I entered my junior high years, he seemed to lose most of his brilliance.
News flash for all you "government hands off my Medicare," "Government Motors" types, and it's bad: The GM IPO is upon us.
Left to right, Jean-Louis Trocard and Guy LeLarge at the Trocard Wine Tasting held at LeLarge's Valencia Wine Co. One of the most renowned wine producers and winemakers from Bordeaux, France, Jean-Louis Trocard of Chateau Trocard, recently visited the Santa Clarita Valley to share his wine.
Seven students from College of the Canyon's medical lab technician program will take part in a pinning ceremony tonight.
NEW YORK (AP) â" California Chrome's bid for the Triple Crown on Saturday is likely to boost TV ratings and, if he wins, create a star for a sport that could badly use one.
The Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers announced today that Philip Solomon is taking over as the new chief executive officer of the organization. Solomon has served as Samuel Dixon's chief operating officer for the past two years and has a long history working for non-profits.
COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) - Ceremonies to commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day are drawing thousands of visitors to the cemeteries, beaches and stone-walled villages of Normandy this week, including some of the few remaining survivors of the largest sea-borne invasion ever mounted.
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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - For the Calder family, the "Frozen" frenzy began when the Disney movie came out in late 2013 and they took their 7-year-old daughter Caroline to see it in the theater.
IMPERIAL, Calif. (AP) - A Marine Corps official says the military is working on a plan to help three displaced families whose homes were damaged when one of its jets slammed into a neighborhood in the small Southern California desert city of Imperial.
A look back at the crimes reported in the Newhall area last week.
WARREN, Mich. (AP) - General Motors says a pattern of incompetence and neglect, not a larger conspiracy or cover-up, is to blame for a long-delayed recall of defective ignition switches.
MONCTON, New Brunswick (AP) - A man suspected of killing three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers was spotted three times Thursday but has so far eluded a massive manhunt in the normally tranquil east coast city of Moncton, police said.
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - A dragon fish with intricate, maze-like markings on every scale, a frog with rough, chocolate-colored skin and a ginger plant are among more than two dozen flora and fauna species found in Myanmar since it emerged from a half-century of military rule and isolation.
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) - Boko Haram militants dressed as soldiers slaughtered at least 200 civilians in three villages in northeastern Nigeria and the military failed to intervene even though it was warned that an attack was imminent, witnesses said on Thursday.
BRUSSELS (AP) - President Barack Obama said Thursday he "absolutely makes no apologies" for seeking the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in a prisoner swap with the Taliban, vigorously defending an exchange that has caused a furor in the United States and has dogged the president on his European trip this week.
NEW YORK (AP) - Fire tore through three townhouses on Staten Island early Thursday, injuring 34 people including two young children who were tossed out of a smoke-filled second-floor window into the arms of neighbors below, authorities and witnesses said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - John Danks and three relievers combined on a three-hitter, Leury Garcia hit his first major league home run and the Chicago White Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 on Wednesday in the rubber game of a three-game series.