College of the Canyons has introduced a new program for the fall for students who need additional academic support and skills to help them succeed in the college classroom. Sponsored by the Skills for Success initiative, the new program will offer instructor-led one-hour workshops on a variety of topics from fractions to essay writing.
Six Flags Magic Mountain is hosting Fright Fest auditions at 5 p.m. Friday at the park's Human Resources Building off Feedmill Road. The park is looking for people with energy, boundless enthusiasm and a bit of a dark side for their Fright Fest celebration.
Los Angeles County officials have issued a $50,000 reward to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrests and conviction of the suspect or suspects who started the 160,000-acre Station Fire. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the reward during its Tuesday meeting, days after the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Homicide Unit ruled the fire as being caused by arson.
A 2-year old boy died Saturday after he fell into a pool at a home on the 24000 block of La Glorita Circle in Newhall, said Sgt. Dan Peacock of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
Newhall County Water District Board President Maria Gutzeit endorsed Michael Cruz for a seat on the water district board. Cruz announced his candidacy for Newhall County Water District in August.
Wondering what to do with the decrepit computer, that old cell phone, or that hopelessly out-of-date stereo system?
In this whole health care debate, liberals consistently pretend that they wear the white hats, while everyone else wears the black ones.
My husband and I have this bet that the new bike lanes painted on Decoro were designed by the same fellow that designed the backward parking spots in downtown Newhall.
According to the city's Web site, representatives from contributing project partners MTA, Los Angeles County, Caltrans and Newhall Land celebrated the completion of the multi-million dollar construction project designed to ease traffic congestion at one of the most frequently used highway arteries.
Ecclesiastes 3: 1, 2: "To everything there is a season, A time for every purpose under heaven: A time to be born And a time to die..." Missing from our health care debate is what I call "our personal responsibilities" - that we owe ourselves, and society at large, the saving of limited medical resources by keeping ourselves healthy. Also missing: That we accept nature's course when heroic intervention is no longer prudent in extending ...
MOMS Club picnic in the park MOMS Club of Stevenson Ranch will host a picnic in the park/children's music concert to recruit new moms and children Wednesday, Sept. 9, featuring guitarist from Big Bad Voodoo Daddy. Info: (661) 312-9196 or firstname.lastname@example.org. SCV Computer Club meeting Free software and Smart Computing magazine will be covered, 6 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 9, SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Newhall. Free. Info: (661) 252-8852. Senior Center lectures/clinics All ...
William S. Hart Union High School District back-to-school nights n Saugus High School: Sept. 9 n Academy of the Canyons, Learning Post, Rio Norte Junior High School and Bowman, Golden Valley and Valencia high schools: Sept. 15 n Hart High School: Sept. 16 n Arroyo Seco Junior High School: Sept. 17 n Sequoia Charter School: Sept. 23 n Canyon High School: Sept. 24 ...
Sept. 13 Los Angeles Retarded Citizens will host their annual fundraiser 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at their Santa Clarita Valley Ranch. Entertainment from Tom Nolan Orchestra and a buffet lunch. $125 per person or $325 per family. Info: (661) 296-8636, ext. 219. Sept. 14 Birdies for Books 19th annual charity golf tournament will be held at the Valencia Country Club, 27330 North Tourney Road, Valencia. Proceeds from event support College of the Canyon's efforts ...
Pure maple syrup has been a part of North American life since before the continent was settled by Europeans.
Academy of the Canyons rang in the 2009-10 school year in style with a brand new campus. The academy has relocated to the new Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center and boasts many new architectural and technological amenities available to students and faculty. "We were in portables at the original campus," said AOC principal Jill Shenberger. "And although we liked it down there it was like a circle of wagons; We felt very safe ...
It was a sad day when the Greenhouse Cafe closed. It was a great place for our group Newcomers and Friends to enjoy lunch and play games. All of the employees were cordial and we became friends.
Recently I watched as our president stood at the podium on the patio of the White House and announced his decision to seek congressional approval before unleashing military action against Syria.
It's an honor to be selected to attend either of the week-long summer leadership sessions held at the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis or the United States Military Academy at West Point. But being selected for both is nearly unheard of.
The new requirements for No Child Left Behind waivers from the Department of Education have some bad news for America's teachers.
Republicans have largely squandered an August that should have been spent preparing the American people for a showdown with Democrats over the president's health care law.
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.