Regarding "Me? Addicted? Not a chance," (Aug. 7): Jim Ozella's description of his Tuesday history class at Hart High School added another check mark to the perpetual discussion on "why are our schools failing to educate our youth?"
Many business owners state that "our employees are our greatest asset." In many organizations, if the truth were told, the employees are the business.
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There's no water to support more than three-quarters of the unbuilt homes in the Tesoro del Valle community in Saugus, water agency officials said Tuesday.
Donna He mustered up the courage to speak English in front of a classroom full of her fellow foreign-exchange students and teachers, pointing to a photograph of herself next to a wax statue in Hollywood.
The College of the Canyons Foundation will host its 20th annual charity golf tournament on Sept. 13 at the Valencia County Club.
Local youths and artists trace chalk on a wall for a mural. The ARTree is a nonprofit organization that introduces arts to children.
As part of her Girl Scout Silver Award project, Jamie Meyer will host a book swap from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at the Valencia Library.
Local resident Brandon Maddux will host a garage sale fundraiser from 7 a.m. to noon on Saturday at 19121 Dalton St.
Santa Clarita Little People Day Care and Pre-School will host a free children's concert by Wendee's Wacky Music at 10 a.m. on Thursday and Saturday. The group will present a music and movement experience designed for children 2 to 5 years old.
A congressional hearing on last year's Station Fire, scheduled for today in Pasadena, has been canceled, a spokesman for Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich said Monday.
The current conventional wisdom, pushed heavily by the right-wing noise machine, is that the November elections will result in the end of the Democratic Party's congressional majority. The Republican Party's dreams of repeating the glory days of 1994 help fill Fox News' dead air and GOP coffers.
I was very sad to hear about Keith Richman's passing. He had a great reputation of being a reasonable man who could work across the aisle and refused to be a rigid ideologue.
Regarding "Will gay marriage become the law of the land?" (Aug. 8): It's a funny thing about rights; they don't go in or out based on popularity in politics. Ben Boychuck is wrong again.
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.