I have had the opportunity and privilege to serve with and sit beside Joan MacGregor on the College of the Canyons Board of Trustees for the past 12 years. During that time, the college has grown into a major force in our community and has become one of the fastest-growing community colleges in the nation. Much of that can be attributed to the leadership of Chancellor Dianne Van Hook. But it is also due to the leadership of board President Joan MacGregor. She has asked the hard (and sometimes unpopular) questions that have needed to be asked. As a result ...
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Local agencies including the city of Santa Clarita, College of the Canyons and the Los Angeles County Department of Health will host a drive-through flu shot clinic on Friday, Oct. 30.
LOS ANGELES -- This November, Penny Lane will join thousands of individuals, government agencies and child advocacy organizations across the nation in promoting the National Adoption Month 2009 campaign.
The Democratic Club of Santa Clarita Valley, the Democratic Alliance for Action and residents of the 37th and 38th Assembly District in the Santa Clarita Valley will host a joint candidate forum for the William S. Hart Union High School District board race on Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. at Vincenzo's Pizza in Newhall.
Jails can often be scary places. But none was spookier than The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station on Saturday.
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Local runners braved the brisk morning for charity on Sunday in support of the Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry.
The board of the Santa Clarita Community Development Corp. (SCCDC) would like to express their gratitude to Joe Messina of the Wildcat Group/All Covered.
My name is Jake Calver and I am in the fourth grade at Castaic Elementary School. I would like to tell you why to vote for Linda Valdes for the William S. Hart Union High School board on Nov. 3.
College of the Canyons will host The Extreme Entrepreneurship Tour at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center.
It's Trick or Trunk time.
The city will offer four different themed 'Parkmobile Party Packages' throughout the fall ranging from a surfing to circus party.
The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation will host a community festival at the Castaic Sports Complex Oct. 30 through Nov. 1.
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.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
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.