WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.) recently met with Darryl Naito, a Saugus High School Senior who won this year's Congressional Art Competition for California's 25th District for his piece entitled "Breaching," using the medium of block print on raw canvas.
Brave New World Comics invites local, lonely geeks of all ages to attend its next "Geek Singles Night" on Friday, July 2 from 7 p.m. to midnight.
The iconic and beloved nurse featured in a famous V-J Day photo, Edith Shain, died on Sunday, June 20. She was 91.
The 81 Series will return to the Repertory East Playhouse from Friday, July 9 to Saturday, July 24 with "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot," written by Stephen Adly Guirgis.
Show off your hot rod; help a disabled teen or adult.
Durban, South Africa (AP) - Brazil is not taking any responsibility for the disappointing 0-0 draw with Portugal, saying the Portuguese's defensive setup kept the much-anticipated match from turning into a spectacle.
Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center will host its "Spring into Summer Boutique" benefit event on Saturday, June 26, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at The Provence Clubhouse.
Sheriff's deputies arrest a 27-year-old Canyon Country man on suspicion of raping a woman at a Saugus home.
When I was a kid, they didn't make video games based on movies. But if you wanted to relive, say, "Star Wars," you could buy the action figures. If you didn't have all the dolls, you could recruit substitutes: GI Joe could fill in for Darth Vader, Barbie could understudy Princess Leia, and you could make C-3PO and R2-D2 out of Legos.
Break out your sun dresses and Tommy Bahama shirts, tomorrow night, June 26, the Repertory East Playhouse will host its summer fundraiser at a private, waterside Valencia residence starting at 7 p.m. The Summer Evening with the REP carries a "Cheeseburger in Paradise" theme (in reference to the Jimmy Buffett song) and will be a relaxed, casual evening of good food and good times.
It's a universal truth that wine properly paired with food creates a gastronomical masterpiece for those who enjoy the pleasures of a good meal. Books, websites and classes are devoted to this subject and available for those interested in learning the fine art of food and wine pairing.
In sports, and in every walk of life, patience is a virtue.
As the summer begins, there are barbecues, parties, holidays, and all kinds of get-togethers.
As our Founding Fathers understood, the role of an effective government is keeping the peace. That is all.
Thank you so much, California Federation of Women, for bringing to my attention the efforts of the hard-working members of the California Assembly (80 members) and the California Senate (40 members).
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.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Three 14-year-old girls were hospitalized Wednesday after a car crashed into them at a North Hollywood crosswalk.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man who played a dancing hamster in Kia car commercials and was a backup dancer for Madonna has been charged with California disability fraud.
MPERIAL, Calif. (AP) - A Marine jet crashed into a residential area in a Southern California desert community Wednesday, exploding and setting two homes on fire. The pilot ejected safely, and there was no immediate word of any injuries on the ground.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Justin Williams scored 4:36 into overtime after a turnover by Dan Girardi, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the New York Rangers 3-2 on Wednesday night in the Stanley Cup finals opener.
Veterans and their families are invited to apply for affordable housing in a new neighborhood to be located in Santa Clarita.
Jim McDonnell, the Long Beach police chief and former second in command of the Los Angeles Police Department, came very near to winning outright the Los Angeles County sheriff's post in Tuesday's election.