Motherhood matters. It doesn't matter who you are mothering, there is just no substitute for you.
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Mayor's Prayer Breakfast
Golden Valley High School freshmen and sophomores had the unique opportunity to visit a national college fair held in Pasadena earlier this year.
Four Castaic Middle School seventh-graders have been awarded scholarships to attend the American Association of University Women's Tech Trek Science Camp for Girls.
The 2011 Annual Youth Fishing Derby gets under way Saturday, with a chance for children age 5 to 15 to compete in rainbow-trout fishing.
Registration is still open for the Small Business Development Center's 2011 Dream and Discover Entrepreneurs Conference slated for 1-6 p.m. Thursday at College of the Canyons. College of the Canyons Chancellor Dianne G. Van Hook will open the conference with a welcoming address before introducing keynote speaker and serial entrepreneur Larry Twersky, former president of 1-800-DENTIST.
U.S. Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, was honored by the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools this week for his support of high-quality charter schools.
Beginning July 1, California law requires public and private junior high and high school students to be immunized against pertussis, also known as whooping cough. For the 2011-12 school year only, all students entering seventh- through 12th-grades will need proof of a Tdap booster shot before starting school.
COC Student Exhibition
Burbank, Calif. - Disneynature announced today that its "See 'African Cats,' Save the Savanna" campaign will help protect more than 50,000 acres of land in Kenya's Amboseli Wildlife Corridor on behalf of the moviegoers who came out to see Disneynature's motion picture "African Cats" during its opening week (April 22-28, 2011).
Acclaimed multi-talented master saxophonist and composer Justo Almario brought his distinctive fusion of jazz, South-American and world rhythms to Beverly Hills in a free concert on Sunday, May 1.
The Valencia Fine Art Festival will be held on May 20-22 at The Patios, at Valencia Town Center.
Actors of all ages, from children to adults, are invited to audition for the College of the Canyons theatre department's musical production of Lois Lowry's award-winning science fiction novel, "The Giver," to be staged this summer in partnership with the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center and the Festival of New American Musicals.
L'ISLE-VERTE, Quebec (AP) - Using steam to melt the ice, investigators searched the frozen-over ruins of a retirement home Friday for victims of a fire that left about 35 people feared dead and cast such a pall over the village of 1,500 that psychologists were sent door to door.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say five members of a family, including three children, were rushed to a hospital after being struck by a car near a Los Angeles elementary school.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican leaders overwhelmingly voted Friday to shorten their presidential selection process in an attempt to minimize damage from GOP candidates attacking each other.
BURBANK (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner says he likes his life too much to run for president.
A red flag warning for fire danger is posted for much of Southern California as dry and gusty Santa Ana are once again expected to blow through the region.
As a former parks commissioner for the city of Santa Clarita, I am deeply passionate about ensuring our residents enjoy quality recreation facilities, beautiful outdoor space and a healthy way of life.
Ask yourself the honest question: Did you truly believe The Patient Protection Affordable Care Act, or ACA, was going to work as promised? If the answer is "yes," then did you earnestly think through the practical workings of the program?
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.