Carrie and I own a little battery-powered boat out in Oxnard. It's a dinky thing, commonly referred to as a "cocktail cruiser." Good enough for plying the channels inside the harbor, but suicide for anything else.
The American Reinvestment and Recovery act is a failure.
More than 400 people received a holiday dinner sponsored by Hart High School's Associated Student Body for homeless students from the school and needy families from the nearby area. The dinner of turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, vegetables, rolls and dessert, was donated and prepared by students, parents and community volunteers.
The Hart High School cheerleaders donated five shopping bags of donations and five crates of CDs and DVDs to the local chapter of the Blue Star Mothers of America to send to the troops serving overseas.
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If you are running an organization, you already wear many hats. That is because the owner, president or CEO is in charge of everything that goes on in the organization.
Detectives on Tuesday arrested a man accused of stabbing at least three people at a Valencia party in July while a second suspect is already in custody, officials said.
Local detectives arrested Ryan Frost, 20, in the 2000 block of Gradon Avenue in Monrovia, according to a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station report.
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Join the Band, a music program for teens and adults, is accepting registration for their first session of band classes in January 2010.
Detectives from the city of Santa Clarita/Sheriff's COBRA Unit arrested a suspect Tuesday morning in Monrovia after investigating multiple stabbings at a party in Valencia in July.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) issued the following statement after Senate Democrats pushed forward on passing a government takeover of health care today:
This month the College of the Canyons men's basketball team will retire jersey No. 1 in recognition of former longtime head coach Lee Smelser and his more than 30 years of service to the college.
The College of the Canyons Lee Smelser Jersey Retirement Ceremony will take place Saturday, December 27, prior to the team's 7 p.m. tipoff with visiting Fullerton College in the Cougar's first round game of the 20th Annual Cougar Holiday Classic basketball tournament.
Los Angeles County Fire Chief Michael Freeman has delayed his retirement for one year to ease the search for his replacement.
Legacy Christian Academy students presented their Christmas performances and hosted the school's seventh annual Christmas Ball on Dec. 5.
Cloudy skies have made Southern California look a bit wintry but thermometers continue to insist it's summer.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - In just a few years, Gov. Jerry Brown has helped turn California's budget deficits into surpluses, persuaded Californians to raise taxes and quieted the complaints of many political opponents.
FRESNO (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner is scheduled to visit the Central Valley of California on Wednesday, joining three Republican colleagues to propose emergency legislation aimed at drought relief, a congressional aide said Tuesday.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
Members said farewell to an outgoing chairman, and hello to the 2014 chairman of the board of directors at the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce's 90th annual installation ceremonies Friday night.
When you think of California do words like innovative, leading-edge and trendy come to mind? A place where new ideas first take root before they become woven into the very fabric of the national culture and industrial base before becoming recognized around the world as being uniquely "American". If so, you may be surprised to learn that in one area, the critical business process of selecting and hiring new employees, California is lagging behind the rest of the country.
Energizer Bunnies keep going and going and going – and for a time, it looked like Buck McKeon would be equally perpetual in motion to those furry little drumbeaters. The man is after all, 75, and still beating war drums while running circles around most of us. Yet now it seems that both Buck the man, and his underlying message of perpetual militarism may be running down, with time well deserved for some R and R away from the military industrial complex.
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.
We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.
With everything from nationally ranked academic programs to effective career education opportunities and college placement services, Hart district students are afforded every opportunity to excel in an increasingly competitive academic environment.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.