Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon's office will host the annual Service Academy Information Night at College of the Canyons from 7 p.m.-9 p.m. on Sept. 14.
Santa Clarita Valley high school students are invited to Hart district's College & Career Fair on Sept. 7 to learn how to set goals for life beyond high school.
A Long Beach pilot made a safe emergency landing on Sierra Highway in Acton on Thursday afternoon.
Due to the high demand for tickets, the Canyon Theatre Guild's production of "Always...Patsy Cline" is being held over for two additional performances. The CTG has added performances at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 3 and 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 4.
Growing up on the East Coast, we remember when the world of wine revolved largely around Europe, particularly France and Italy. These Old World wines, as they are known, made up most of the world's notable wines. Although wine had been produced for centuries in the Americas - or the New World - the commercial wine industry in California hadn't exploded onto the scene yet.
Regarding "Locals need to speak up about Newhall Ranch," Aug. 25:
Last week, we spent five beautiful and memorable days in Israel.
I was skeptical about the city's ability to run our libraries properly, especially given the haphazard planning that went into it. I decided to be optimistic and give it a chance. I have tried our new libraries now, and they do not measure up to what we received from the county.
As gas prices reach near record highs, many Santa Clarita Valley residents are staying home or traveling locally for the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Tuesday, Sept. 6
From time to time, I'm called upon to advise my clients on antitrust issues. Upon reflection of my daily life, I wonder if I'm, along with all of you, a victim of a monopoly.
This week, our local public schools have once again proven they are exceptional with Wednesday's release of the statewide Academic Performance Index.
A moderate earthquake rattled the Santa Clarita Valley on Thursday and was felt over a wide area of Los Angeles County, but no damage or injuries were reported.
The body of a woman was found in her Saugus bedroom Thursday morning in what's being called a suspicious death, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officials said.
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Those cute family decals that show family members and pets may be attracting the wrong kind of attention, according to first responders, who warn that the pictures, taken with other stickers on the car, may provide criminals with too much information.
Carrying leather-bound copies of scripture to church is so 20th century, a recent study indicates, and experts predict a continuing shift from print to palmtop device, such as a smartphone or tablet.
On Father's Day, I gave 40 small children at church paper ties. I asked them to write or draw words of wisdom from their fathers. They looked confused so I explained. I said, "Write or draw what your father tells you. What advice does he give you?" They wrote and colored vigorously for a few minutes until I asked someone to share.
SEATTLE (AP) - One of the six climbers presumed dead after a fall on Mount Rainier was a vice president of Intel Corp. in Southeast Asia.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The flight crew that died in a fiery crash aboard Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz's private plane this weekend had flown for the millionaire businessman and philanthropist for a decade, and among them was a pilot who survived an earlier fatal crash, relatives said Monday.
AURORA, Colo. (AP) - A message to horse lovers and dreamers out there: This will not happen to you.
Summer is a time for lemonade, swimsuits and sunscreen. Days are longer, and no school means there is more time to spend together as a family. Every year, I have set a goal to accomplish a list of things I want to do over the course of the summer with my family. Unfortunately, by the time summer rolls to an end, my list isn't even near completion. Year after year, I realize that I wasted my summer and didn't take full advantage of the extra sunlight and warm weather that I could enjoy with the people I care ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Michelle Obama's fashionable clothing has become something of a given in her five-plus years as first lady. Yet her wardrobe still is the subject of endless public fascination and one long-simmering question: Who pays for those incredible outfits?
A joint forces crackdown on Bouquet Canyon Road reckless drivers led to the arrest of two men identified as members of an illegal racing club, a spokesman for the California Highway Patrol said Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Pentagon investigation concluded in 2010 that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl walked away from his unit, and after an initial flurry of searching the military decided not to exert extraordinary efforts to rescue him, according to a former senior defense official who was involved in the matter.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - California's state universities plan to hire 700 full-time faculty members, putting the skids on years of class and staff reductions prompted by state budget cuts.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a sweeping initiative to curb pollutants blamed for global warming, the Obama administration unveiled a plan Monday aimed at cutting carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by nearly a third by 2030. But it delays the deadline for some states to begin complying until long after President Barack Obama leaves office.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - The decision of Spanish King Juan Carlos to step down in favor of his son, Felipe, makes him the latest European monarch to decide to end his days in retirement and not on the throne.
LUHANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Hundreds of pro-Russia insurgents attacked a border guard base in eastern Ukraine on Monday, with some firing rocket-propelled grenades from the roof of a nearby residential building. At least five rebels were killed when the guards returned fire, a spokesman for the border guard service said.