In prior extensive writings about local elections in the SCV, I carefully divided candidates into three classifications, to wit: The incumbents, the "serious" and the "nuts."
Dan Andrizzi of Santa Clarita and Cathleen Knox of Upland, were joined in marriage Feb. 5 at the Westlake Marriott in Westlake.
Samantha Marie Spence of Saugus and Christopher Paul Inman of Saugus were joined in marriage in a double ring ceremony Aug. 8. The couple were wed by Gail Heimbach, an ordained minister, on East Beach in Santa Barbara.
The past several months are almost always characterized as a slow time of year. Many owners have taken well-deserved vacations. Owners tend to relax during the hotter months, arriving later to the office than normal and perhaps leaving early.
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Navy Seaman Recruit Carlos A. Ontiveros, son of Teresa Reyes of Orrville, Ohio and Angel Ontiveros, of Canyon Country, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
Army Pfc. Parker J. Sutton has graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. The training consists of Basic Infantry Training and Advanced Individual Training.
Katie Krantz and Edward Mitchell were joined in marriage on April 29 at Rancho Las Lomas in Silverado.
Just because I don't believe Christianity should be the law, doesn't mean I don't think you'd be better off in every way if you were to follow Christ. I know you would.
Since the downgrade of the U.S. credit rating by Standard & Poor's, I continue to see nothing but denial by the liberal spending segment largely responsible for it.
For those of you who appreciate the arts, here is some news that may interest you:
About a week ago, Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Ill., held a town hall meeting and was questioned about whether the Bush tax cuts for the wealthy created jobs for Americans.
In his guest column last Sunday ("Tea party to blame for credit downgrade"), Charlie Vignola blamed the country's credit rating downgrade on the tea parties, claiming that Obama offered a budget plan that would have solved the debt crisis, but that John Boehner, at the behest of the tea parties, turned it down, leading to the downgrade.
I am literally stunned by Taylor Jones' Aug. 21 political cartoon of Rick Perry.
Regarding the Aug. 21 political cartoon of Rick Perry:
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.