Parking at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital's campus is on the list of priorities related to the need for increased health care services to the Santa Clarita Valley.
Valencia, Calif.-based U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group, a leading nationwide operator of on-the-job-injury health and urgent care centers, has launched a social media contest that allows businesses to offer workers an added employee benefit -- getting vaccinated against H1N1.
"U.S. HealthWorks wants to send our staff to a local business to set up an onsite H1N1 vaccination day and give up to 50 of your employees the H1N1 flu shot...all for free," said Diane Yu, vice president of sales and marketing for U.S. HealthWorks.
COSTA MESA, Calif. -- The OC Fair offered a preview of its 2010 Pacific Amphitheatre Concert Series today with the announcement of the long-awaited return of 2010 Grammy nominee "Weird Al" Yankovic on Friday, Aug. 13, at 8 p.m.
LOS ANGELES - Volunteer opportunities for the 2010 Amgen Tour of California are now posted online at the official race Web site, amgentourofcalifornia.com.
More than 150 YMCA "Pinewood Derby" racers ages 5 through 9 will "start their engines" -- or, more accurately, drop their cars from the starting line of the track at Saugus High School at noon Sunday, Jan. 31.
The Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons' 2010 season follows up concerts by Kris Kristofferson, Kevin Spirtas and members of the L.A. Chamber Orchestra with a pair of shows especially for kids and their families.
The Santa Clarita Valley Youth Project will hold its second annual Sweet Charity Cake Auction & Competition on Mar. 27 at the Tournament Players Club.
NEW YORK (AP) - NBA commissioner David Stern planned to meet with Wizards guard Gilbert Arenas on Wednesday and an announcement on the full length of Arenas' indefinite suspension could follow.
NBA spokesman Mike Bass confirmed the meeting to The Associated Press.
Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station's Burglary and Theft team have put an end to a burglary theft ring that has been operating at various health clubs and fitness centers in Santa Clarita, the San Fernando Valley, Burbank and North Hollywood for several months.
In December, a Santa Clarita resident reported he believed someone had removed the keys from his gym locker, located his car, taken credit cards from his wallet, replaced them with credit cards belonging to other people and returned his keys to his locker -- all while he was working out inside the L ...
Rock band Crowned By Fire will open for Saint Vitus on Thursday, Jan. 28, at 7 p.m. at the Ultraviolet Social Club in Los Angeles.
WASHINGTON (AP) - His presidency at a crossroads, President Barack Obama is promising in his first State of the Union address to solve the economic worries foremost on Americans' minds and become the transformative leader they thought they were getting.
Set to speak in prime time Wednesday night before a politician-packed House chamber and a TV audience of millions, the president looked to change the conversation from how his presidency is stalling - over a messy health care debate, a limping economy and the missteps that led to a barely averted terrorist disaster - to how Obama is seizing the reins.
The newly formed Canyon Country Optimist Club announced its first major project -- an annual "Childhood Cancer Bowl-A-Thon."
The Huckleberry Center for Creative Learning will host a talk by Tammy Takahashi from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Feb. 21 at Barnes & Noble in Valencia. She will discuss how the Santa Clarita Valley's homeschooling community can understand and deal with burnout. Coffee and refreshments will be provided. For more information, call Elizabeth Johnson at (661) 288-2312. Barnes & Noble is located at 23620 Valencia Blvd.
The College of the Canyons Theater Department will hold open auditions for students and community members interested in participating in the department's theatrical productions of "Delightful Disorientation: An Evening Of David Ives" directed by department chair and producer Paul Wickline; William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" directed by Stephen Whelan; and featured selections from the college's annual New Works Festival directed by David Stears. More than 50 roles are available for actors ages 15 to 60.
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.
OAKLAND (AP) - The Oakland Athletics backed up another strong start from Saugus High graduate Tommy Milone, who helped the Athletics snap a season-long four-game losing streak with a 10-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Monday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles city leaders are investigating accusations that some city street crews have been taking extended breaks while on the job instead of repairing potholes and sidewalks.
COLLBRAN, Colo. (AP) - Authorities haven't found any sign of three men missing after a massive mudslide struck a remote part of western Colorado.
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - Residents along the scenic Columbia River are hoping to persuade regulators to reject plans for what would be the Pacific Northwest's largest crude oil train terminal - the proposed destination for at least four trains a day, each more than a mile long.
LONG BEACH (AP) - Los Angeles County Sheriff's officials say a deputy has been shot and a suspect is dead following a confrontation in Long Beach.
"Belle" presents a familiar message in a unique context.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - An Australian senator startled his colleagues by producing a fake pipe bomb during a committee hearing on Monday.
GOLETA, Calif. (AP) - It was Friday night when Elliot Rodger's mother got a call from her son's therapist that he had emailed a ranting manifesto about going on a deadly rampage.
WASHINGTON (AP) - China may be trying to steal trade secrets from U.S. businesses, as federal prosecutors allege. Yet for many U.S. companies, China's vast market remains an irresistible source of business.
The city of Santa Clarita will cap off its Bike Safety Month with the Kids Biking and Walking Festival on Saturday.
In Charlie Vignola's column ("Sensible about gun control," May 20) Vignola is basically making the intellectually flaccid argument that guns cause their own misuse.
Why do we not get fine films out here in SCV?