It wasn't like I was waiting for my big political break. My two grown sons were thriving. I had participated in high-stakes labor negotiations and garnered record awards during 30 years as counsel to the entertainment guilds and studios.
If finances are tight this year, celebrate the holidays by hosting a shared small-plates party, where everyone can get together to have fun without breaking the bank. Small plates continue to be hot in trendy restaurants because people love to sample little bites and taste a variety of dishes. Ask each guest to bring an appetizer and a bottle of wine or nonalcoholic drink. With a collection of nibbles and libations, you're ready to party.
The health care reform signed into law in 2010 is structured to have many changes in 2011. But with the new changes in Congress, and recent lawsuits pending from 20 states, we can expect delays to the federal health care structure before it affects our individual and group health coverage.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Officials agreed Monday to nearly double the length of the first segment of California's planned high-speed rail line to allay concerns that the initial route will not reach major population centers in the Central Valley.
'La Leche' meeting
District Students Help SCV Senior Center on Thanksgiving
Sam Bashor & Miky Tayoba, along with the Hart High School Music & Songwriting Club, hosted an acoustic show at Hart High School on Dec. 17 to benefit the American Cancer Society.
Senior lunch menu
Free dentist checkup
One in 12 among Santa Clarita's work force were jobless in November, state data shows.
The California Department of Education named Bowman High School as a Model Continuation High School for its efforts to help struggling students stay in school, state officials announced Friday.
One of my yearly duties during the holidays is helping my uncle put up his Christmas lights. It usually takes us 10 minutes to get the lights out, one hour to get the ball of lights untangled, another hour to hunt down the defective bulbs, and two hours to put them on the house.
When syndicated columnist John Crisp attempts to pick a fight over Christmas and its status among Americans, he isn't wrong, he just isn't right. And that is often the case when arguments are seated on foundations that are historically faulty.
Some believe there is an effort to do away with the religious side of Christmas. "Bah!"
I have been watching with growing interest the public discussion between letter writers Howard Barr and Brian Baker.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.