From the time we can start to walk and talk, there seems to be an inner drive in all of us to succeed.
Homelessness is a serious and often-overlooked problem in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Two events occurred in the SCV in June, one of little note and one of great moment.
This week's blaze in Acton has shown that fire season is upon us once again - and we should not be complacent just because we had a wet winter and spring.
Supporters of an Acton treehouse-builder are throwing a barbecue on Sunday, and everybody is invited, the organizers said Friday.
Ham radio Field Day
Ten Santa Clarita Valley Boy Scouts have earned the religious emblem for their Catholic faith, and were honored during a special Presentation Mass held May 15 at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles.
The California Transportation Commission has set aside $53.6 million to build four miles of truck lanes on a portion of Interstate 5 to Highway 14 in the Santa Clarita Valley, the agency announced this week.
"The richest person in the world - in fact all the riches in the world - couldn't provide you with anything like the endless, incredible loot available at your local library." -Malcolm Forbes
Cole McCreery just finished up a week of learning about God, singing songs, making crafts and playing games at First Presbyterian Church of Newhall's vacation Bible school.
Many organizations would be satisfied with having their name used as a verb and a 65-percent market share in one sector of their industry.
Alyssa Collins of The Church On the Way Santa Clarita recently returned from the Dominican Republic, where she and other classmates of the Ignite Academy ministered to people of all ages in difficult life situations.
"Housing shows signs of life"
NEW YORK (AP) - The U.S. Marine Corps' chaplain has reminded a New York City congregation not to forget the sacrifice of fallen soldiers around the world.
Some things you just don't forget. One of those things for me was lining up with my siblings before leaving for school. There was one thing we had to do before running out the door to catch the bus. Let me explain. My mother was involved. She held a large bottle in one hand and a tablespoon in the other. That's right, a tablespoon, not a teaspoon.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Appearing loose and ready to go, Kurt Busch chatted with family and well-wishers hours before he tried to become just the second driver to complete the Indianapolis 500 and Coca-Cola 600 in a single day - a grueling, 1,100-mile slog that will include an airplane ride from Indiana to North Carolina in time for the longer of the two races Sunday evening.
BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) - President Barack Obama secretly slipped into Afghanistan under the cover of darkness Sunday for a weekend visit with U.S. troops serving in the closing months of America's longest war.
When a workplace injury occurs, actual injury costs are often between five to 50 times the size of the obvious direct costs of medical expenses and salary for the injured worker. Indirect costs include money spent on things such as repairing damaged equipment, time and money spent on hiring and training replacement personnel as well as lost productivity and quality because less experienced employees replace key injured employees.
Food is essential in our lives. Without it, we would die. However, many individuals may look at food as a source of evil, something that can cause us to be fat. Developing a healthy relationship with food is just as important as developing a relationship with family members. When we have an unhealthy relationship with food, we are causing harm to our bodies. We may be putting in the wrong types of food, not enough food or an excess amount of food into our bodies. When we have a healthy relationship with food, we are able to keep our weight ...
An increasing number of people are communicating online and through text rather than having face-to-face conversations, and new studies give tips on how to tell if someone is lying online.
This is in memory of my dad, Corporal William Curtis Perry United States Army, who served in World War II and Korean War.
I am writing regarding my two-year old niece, Kennedy Rae Urban.
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Every day they die for our freedom.