In reference to the complaint regarding the temperature of the Friendly Valley Country Club swimming pool authored by Joyce Quinn, I agree that the water seems cooler now that winter approaches.
About five days before every election, our mailboxes receive some of the nastiest, meanest and most vile political hit-pieces.
Funny how just when the Democrats start pulling ahead in the polls, the 24-hour news cycle suddenly is all about some broken-down reporter at NPR getting fired for hanging out with thugs.
It's almost pointless to express dismay over Meg Whitman's less-than-accurate political ads, but then her commercial comes along that is so intentionally misleading and false that it deserves a beating.
Probably the biggest surprise of the current National Football League this season is the play of the Kansas City Chiefs.
Saugus girls volleyball looked like it was on its way to a big comeback Tuesday night against the eight-time defending Foothill League champions.
I cannot understand how so many Americans are talked into voting against their own self-interests, or more accurately, talked into voting for the interests of those so economically superior and separated from themselves.
Hart High School is reviving "Dark of the Moon," a tragic love story about a witch and a human that was first performed on Broadway in 1945.
Golden Valley High School sophomore Vicente Escamilla recently attended a six-day National Young Leaders Conference in Washington D.C., where he got a hands-on feel for national politics.
Nearly 20 high school bands took part in the second annual West Ranch High School Wildcat Classic on Oct. 9 at the Stevenson Ranch high school. The event brought together more than 1,500 spectators, who watched 17 bands from all over the area compete. All six of the Santa Clarita Valley's high schools also participated. Hart High School took home the Sweepstakes Award in Music, General Effect and Visual, and West Ranch performing in the Exhibition category.
Scare up a happy Halloween party to celebrate the spookiest season. Bring out the orange and black linens, spiderweb doilies and skull coasters ... so easy and effective!
Dates to watch
SoCal Connected, KCET's Emmy® and Peabody Award-winning news program, continues its look at what's at stake in the upcoming elections and digs into the politics of money and the influence it buys in part two of "California Votes" on Wednesday, Oct. 27, at 9 p.m.
SACRAMENTO -- For the fourth consecutive year, Assemblyman Cameron Smyth (R-Santa Clarita) has received a 100 percent rating from the California Chamber of Commerce for his positions on bills impacting the state's business community.
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.