Christmas - the season of giving. And so we dutifully rush to the malls, credit cards waving in hand, with earnest hope of procuring happiness and joy. Yet, so often forgotten in the rush, it seems, are more personal, intimate gifts. Among the greatest, most priceless and often most difficult to give - forgiveness.
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A 76-year-old Granada Hills man was killed after he reportedly drove his Ford Escort through a red light last week at the intersection of Decoro Drive and Hillsborough Parkway and collided with a Toyota Sienna minivan on Friday, authorities said.
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With the recent change in Congress, the majority of Americans hope we will see changes to stabilize our health care coverage.
Home prices and home sales in the Santa Clarita Valley declined last month, with October's median price reaching its lowest since the start of the recession, according to recent figures.
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Throughout virtually every election cycle, we hear the constant cries that "Sacramento is the problem," "Washington is the problem," "liberals are the problem" and "conservatives are the problem." As though it was a matter of us against them, I would like to point out the simple truth that there is no "them."
"Dang it!" says Pa. "Ah, shucks," says Ma. In unison: "There's no place to hitch the wagon!"
Dear Mayor, City Council and Public Works director:
Five Jersey Mike's Subs locations in the Santa Clarita Valley will host a fundraiser for the Summer Meltdown concert Tuesday, Nov. 30, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
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Cloudy skies have made Southern California look a bit wintry but thermometers continue to insist it's summer.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - In just a few years, Gov. Jerry Brown has helped turn California's budget deficits into surpluses, persuaded Californians to raise taxes and quieted the complaints of many political opponents.
FRESNO (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner is scheduled to visit the Central Valley of California on Wednesday, joining three Republican colleagues to propose emergency legislation aimed at drought relief, a congressional aide said Tuesday.
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Members said farewell to an outgoing chairman, and hello to the 2014 chairman of the board of directors at the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce's 90th annual installation ceremonies Friday night.
When you think of California do words like innovative, leading-edge and trendy come to mind? A place where new ideas first take root before they become woven into the very fabric of the national culture and industrial base before becoming recognized around the world as being uniquely "American". If so, you may be surprised to learn that in one area, the critical business process of selecting and hiring new employees, California is lagging behind the rest of the country.
Energizer Bunnies keep going and going and going – and for a time, it looked like Buck McKeon would be equally perpetual in motion to those furry little drumbeaters. The man is after all, 75, and still beating war drums while running circles around most of us. Yet now it seems that both Buck the man, and his underlying message of perpetual militarism may be running down, with time well deserved for some R and R away from the military industrial complex.
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.