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Man of the Year luncheon
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.
As I reflect back and rejoice on Nov. 2's massive GOP/tea party avalanche election, I want to publicly express my deep appreciation to Jon Stewart and his devotees who greatly aided our highly popular tea party movement with his recent "Rally to Restore Sanity" in Washington, D.C., and several other locations across America.
Victor Ramirez, from Sinaloa, Mexico, suffered from an aggressive ameloblastoma - a tumor on the enamel of the teeth.
For several months prior to the Nov. 2 elections, Paul Henry Sibek peppered us with several letters laughing and poking fun at Republicans.
Brecken Anthony Falasca, son of Anthony G. and Jennifer L. Falasca, of Valencia, was born at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital in Valencia. He weighed 6 lbs., 5 oz., and was 20 inches in length. He is the brother of Gino Murrietta. Grandparents are Jeff and Maria Falasca, of Santa Clarita, and Jim and Susan Henderson, of Three Rivers. Great-grandparents are Ester Henderson, of Three Rivers, and Paul Olivares, of Los Angeles.
In conjunction with National Memory Screening Day, Visiting Angels will host a free, confidential memory screening event on Tuesday, Nov. 16 at 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The race to sell the most luxury cars heats up as the auto industry revs up for the final two months of sales for 2010.
More Americans are increasingly working from home as a result of technological advances, changes in the job market and employer flexibility. According to the latest statistics available from the U.S. Census Bureau, nearly 5.9 million people worked from home in 2008, and the trend is continuing.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A half dozen key lawmakers were struggling Wednesday to quickly craft a compromise bill to help veterans facing long appointment waits at VA hospitals and make it easier to fire administrators who covered up the delays.
THE THEATER - May gave us some great flicks in the form of "X-Men: Days of Future Past," and "Maleficent," but June seems to be offering even more.
Following an "extensive investigation," a 27-year-old Canyon Country man was jailed Wednesday on $1.1 million bail after his arrest in connection with a Valentine's Day collision that killed another motorist.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The family of a pregnant American woman who went missing in Afghanistan in late 2012 with her Canadian husband received two videos last year in which the couple asked the U.S. government to help free them and their child from Taliban captors, The Associated Press has learned.
First, we must acknowledge that fighting or arguing exists in most marriages. The couples who don't have any arguments are likely in denial. Or one partner is simply far too submissive and that is not a happy situation for her or him. Let's be clear, there is nothing wrong with a healthy disagreement. However, there are some types of disagreeing that end up in verbal battles that can do serious damage if not dealt with correctly.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A huge new paperwork headache for the government could also be jeopardizing coverage for some of the millions of people who just got health insurance under President Barack Obama'slaw.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - The language he once was punished for speaking in school became Chester Nez's primary weapon in World War II.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - During the month of April, Los Angeles County D.I.S.A.R.M. officers conducted 1,011 searches and confiscated 28 weapons including 13 handguns, 1 assault rifle, 5 shotguns, and over $36 million in illegal drugs and drug money, announced Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
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A look back at the crimes reported in the Newhall area last week.
Getting your child ready for college may seem a little bit overwhelming, at first. By taking one step at a time, the process can be more manageable and less stressful for both of you. Here are 11 tips to help you be successful.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Don't call it a comeback.
We all go through times when we feel worn down. As parents, spouses and family members, we're often left feeling like we have too many obligations and not enough of ourselves to go around. When you find yourself needing a pick-me-up, meditation is a great place to turn. However, many people shy away from the idea of meditation thinking that it only involves bendable yogis chanting "om" over and over. You can make meditation work in your life, after learning about what style of meditation will work for you.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Former U.S. Treasury official Neel Kashkari says he will focus on issues that affect middle-class Californians in his longshot campaign to unseat Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown, who is seeking an unprecedented fourth term in November.
A Santa Clarita Valley community meeting to discuss the proposed California high-speed rail system is scheduled for Thursday evening in Newhall.