WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - There will be no all-Williams final at Wimbledon this year. Defending champion Serena has a good chance of playing for her fourth title on Saturday, but big sister and five-time winner Venus will be a spectator this time. Venus was ousted in the quarterfinals Tuesday, losing 6-2, 6-3 to 82nd-ranked Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria. Venus, seeded second, had reached the Wimbledon final in eight of the past 10 years. This time, ...
Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Parish will host a comedy night fundraiser to benefit the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter on July 11. The event will feature a silent auction and several comedians, including headliner Randy Lubas. The silent auction will begin at 3 p.m. and the show will start at 4 p.m. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased at www.santaclaritashelter.com. All proceeds will benefit the SCV Emergency Winter Shelter.
The Newhall Community Center Teen Room will be named and dedicated in honor of the late Ed Redd at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. Redd, who died in March, served as Parks, Recreation and Community Services commissioner since August 2002. The Parks, Recreation and Community Services Commission and the Santa Clarita City Council unanimously voted earlier this year to name the Teen Room in Redd's honor.
The city of Santa Clarita selected the works of eight local artists to decorate bus shelters around the city leading up to the Festival of the Arts in October.
Student Michael Benz knows first-hand the benefits Golden Oak Adult School provides. "Originally, I went to high school; I kind of b.s.'d my way through it," Benz said. "I didn't feel like I was ready. All the work was too much." The 22-year-old was dealing with family issues and other personal challenges throughout his years in high school. He ended up supporting himself via a minimum-wage job in a warehouse. "I believe that a lot ...
Power Automotive Group and Valencia BMW, in conjunction with the Old Town Newhall Association, sponsored the summer Car Show on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Newhall. Admission was free to show participants and spectators. The show featured many local car clubs and vehicles that pre-date 1972, including Model-Ts, street rods, classics and much more. Also featured were food vendors, local exhibitors offering goods and services, craft vendors, 50/50s ...
Pressure brings out either the worst in players or the absolute best. Given that Santa Clarita Christian was favored to repeat as CIF-Southern Section Division I 8-Man football champions, it would be easy to assume that the newfound expectations intimidated the Cardinals. Such was not true, as the Cardinals would ride BYU-bound Collin Keoshian to repeat as champions, again defeating arch rival Faith Baptist in the title game. Just as in football, the SCCS boys ...
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If there is one thing we learned about The Master's College in 2009-2010, it's that the Mustangs can compete at the national level.
Apparently Paul Strickland never heard the adage, "There's no such thing as a free lunch."
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - Three-time finalist Andy Roddick has been stunned in the fourth round at Wimbledon by an 82nd-ranked Taiwanese player who hadn't won a match at the All England Club the past four years.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich released figures from the Department of Public Social Services showing that in April 2010, $52 million in welfare benefits ($22 million CalWORKs + $30 million in Food Stamps) were issued to parents who reside in the United States illegally and collect benefits for their native-born children in Los Angeles County. This amounts to approximately 23% of all CalWORKs and Food Stamp issuances in the county.
Officials with the city of Santa Clarita's Public Art Project have chosen 10 works in September from those submitted by local artists to be featured on transit bus shelters throughout Santa Clarita to celebrate the Festival of the Arts, set for Oct. 2 and 3 Old Town Newhall. The city's Arts and Events Office and the Santa Clarita Arts Commission recently released a "Call for Artists" to seek artworks for this Art ...
Senior lunch menu Available Monday through Friday at the SCV Senior Center in Newhall. Meals are also available when you call one day ahead at Bouquet Canyon Seniors, Monday through Friday, (661) 513-9479, and available Monday, Wednesday and Thursday at the Masonic Lodge in Friendly Valley (661) 299-4595. Monday – Barbecue riblet sandwich Tuesday – Teriyaki chicken Wednesday – Meatloaf with gravy Thursday – Herb baked chicken Friday – Beef stroganoff Note: Menu is subject ...
As foolhardy, inexperienced, out of touch with mainstream America, elitist (e.g., the infamous quote about those poor sops who cling to their guns and religion), anti-U.S. military, hypocritical, ethically challenged and radically left as President Barack Obama and his cabinet are, they are not stupid.
We all know Santa Clarita is a great place to live, but what makes it special is different for everyone.
Leadership is an essential component in a president, especially when facing military conflict.
Bridgeport Elementary School celebrated Patriot Day on 9-11-2013 with a morning Character Counts assembly.
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.