President Obama reminds me of Elmer Gantry (played in the movie by Burt Lancaster), the politician who came to town to "save" the people.
These days, everyone is looking for ways to save money. Couples who want a divorce are holding off because they cannot afford it.
Lennar Corp.'s stock rose more than 15 percent Thursday after the CEO said he sees a trend in rising prices and anticipates the homebuilder will be profitable this year.
I enjoyed reading Melissa Gasca's article in the Faith section ("Retired couple takes up ministry," Jan. 2) on Don and Dianna Lund.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - "While the Governor outlined an ambitious agenda to address the state's fiscal crisis, it failed to include the structural reforms necessary to reform the state's broken budget process," said Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - "We appreciate our State Representatives for supporting our effort to improve the response to forest fires that impact Los Angeles County residents," said Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
The We The Children Project will throw a kickoff party for the upcoming award season on Jan. 28 at The House of Blues in Hollywood.
Out of more than 1,250 submissions, local Santa Clarita couple Brittaney Parbs' and Jonathan Strailey's 140-second short film has made the final round of 50 in the nationwide Nikon Festival Contest.
UPDATE: Jan. 7, 2010, 4:30 p.m. Prosecutors have declined to file charges against two of three people arrested on suspicion of attempted robbery this week outside of a Canyon Country auto parts store. Marie Juarez, 40, and Ernesto Mendoza, 20, were released Wednesday after prosecutors found there wasn't enough evidence to charge them with any crimes, said Sandi Gibbons, spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office. A third man, Juan Patino, 34, remained ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Washington, D.C., Police Chief Cathy Lanier says she expects the investigation into Washington Wizards star Gilbert Arenas bringing guns into the team's Verizon Center locker room to wrap up within a few days.
Deputies are searching for a driver of an SUV who was involved in a collision with a bicyclist in Canyon Country last month, sheriff's officials said Thursday.
The city of Santa Clarita's Blue Ribbon Task Force is currently accepting names to be placed in the city's Youth Grove located in Central Park. The deadline for submission is Monday, Feb. 15, 2010.
More than 300 pounds of school supplies will be on their way to schools in Nicaragua this month, thanks to students and staff at five Hart District schools and the Hart district office.
The Relay For Life Committee will meet 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13, at the Residence Inn in Stevenson Ranch.
SAN DIEGO -- The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Kaiser Permanente recently launched a pilot medical data exchange program in San Diego using the Nationwide Health Information Network.
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) - A fiery explosion caused by a possible gas leak leveled one Southern California home, damaged two others and shook the neighborhood before dawn Friday, jolting awake residents but causing no apparent injuries.
BEIRUT (AP) - The Syrian government sent reinforcements, including tanks and armored personnel carriers, to a predominantly Christian village north of Damascus where rebels have battled regime troops this week, a monitoring group said Friday.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - In the final day of campaigning to host the 2020 Olympics, Madrid promoted its bid Friday as one based on a "responsible budget" that can become the model for future games.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy is producing jobs at a still-subpar pace - a trend the Federal Reserve will weigh in deciding this month whether to slow its bond buying and, if so, by how much.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Security Agency, working with the British government, has secretly been unraveling encryption technology that billions of Internet users rely upon to keep their electronic messages and confidential data safe from prying eyes, according to published reports Thursday based on internal U.S. government documents.
"Libraries are community treasure chests, loaded with a wealth of information available to everyone equally, and the key to that treasure chest is the library card. I have found the most valuable thing in my wallet is my library card." - Former First Lady Laura Bush
Right now we have an economy in transition, with close attention paid to job reports and which business sectors are hiring.
As President Obama considers retaliating against the Syrian government for the alleged use of chemical weapons against its people, I couldn't help but think about the lessons we should have learned following the Iraq War.
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.