You probably don't know it, but you may have the secret ingredients for an exceptional Easter dinner in your pantry right now. The holidays are a perfect opportunity to sprinkle creativity into special meals by using staples like pancake mix, syrup and instant mashed potatoes in unexpected ways to craft new and delicious dishes the whole family will love.
Saturday, April 30
The Valencia High School dance team made history last month at the United Spirit Association National Competition when it captured a national championship title.
Adam Gardner, a junior at West Ranch High School in Stevenson Ranch, was recently nominated to participate in the National Young Leaders Conference in Washington, D.C.
My friend George never thought much about the mental state of people advanced in age or those suffering serious or even terminal illness.
A Lake Los Angeles woman was arrested for allegedly possessing and transporting heroin for sale and using her teenage son to conceal bags of the drug in his pants, according to a news release from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
SPIN BOLDAK, Afghanistan -- An Army specialist from Valencia, Calif., meticulously stuffs his rucksack and duffle bag until they are ready to burst at the seams. It wasn't the first time he packed his bags for his deployment, but this time the task was different - not many people have the opportunity of going home ahead of schedule.
To cork or to cap, that it is the question. Whether 'tis nobler on the palate to suffer the slings and arrows of undetected spoilage, or to take arms against a sea of stigma and enjoy a cork of a different type.
The "Good Earth Art Show" will take place at William S. Hart Park in Newhall on Friday and Saturday, April 22 and 23, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
More than 50 Santa Clarita Valley teachers will be honored Wednesday during the Santa Clarita Valley Education Foundation's annual Teacher Tribute.
The county's top executive Monday unveiled a $23.3-billion Los Angeles County budget that promises to protect jobs by avoiding layoffs and furloughs.
Santa Clarita's famous oak tree, Old Glory remains in good health seven years after its quarter-mile move.
Board of Supervisors
A San Fernando Superior Court judge today called a recess until Monday, April 25, in the murder trial of Marco Antonio Valencia, 22, of Canyon Country. Valencia is on trial for murder for a July 2009 alleged drunken driving accident in which he struck four bicyclists, killing one.
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.