Dear Brian Charles, I was very frustrated and disappointed in your article "McKeon Slams Health Bill" (Nov. 6). As one who attended Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon's Santa Clarita City Hall teleconference call and heard first-hand some of the details of this monstrous government expansion bill, I was stunned you omitted so many important facts McKeon discussed. You didn't mention that he spent the better part of the hour answering questions from constituents. Important questions ...
Journalist Jeff Greenfield responded to the ongoing battle from the media recently when reporting that FOX News' news department is being accused of being the research and communication's arm of the Republican Party. He also said: "FOX's bottom-line has increased 13 percent since President Barack Obama came into office. So perhaps they are crying all the way to the bank."
Who says Europe is magnificent? I was born there and sure I loved it. Nevertheless, I watched TV yesterday for long hours because I did not want to miss a song from a country singer's performance. I felt so good. My granddaughter loves country music, too. She is working on her accent to make her voice more fancy.
The good news is, the Hart district took a step Wednesday toward making a Castaic high school a reality.
I have a dream that one day this valley will rise up and unite the historic assets that encircle it.
It took more than 10 years of advocacy, but Santa Clarita is finally on track to get something it sorely needs: a new county courthouse.
The "reality" cast of "Mirror Image Jr." presented at Old Orchard Elementary School in Newhall.
Roxanne Elizabeth Brush married Eric Lofstrand were married July 4 on a gorgeous day in Costa Rica. Many of the couple's friends and family attended the wedding and watched as they exchanged vows in front of the bride's brother, Jim Brush and an official from the Costa Rican government.
Dates to Watch Today Festival of the Trees to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of the SCV will be held at 21119 Centre Pointe Parkway, Santa Clarita, noon - 5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $3 and $5. For $1 off coupon visit www.scvfestivaloftrees.org. Santa Clarita Artists Association presents contemporary sculptor Scott Bruckner for lecture and Q & A, 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 22, Valencia Library, 23743 W. Valencia Blvd., Valencia. Info: <a href="http://www.santaclaritaartists.org" ...
Salon Zen and Friends and Family for a Cure recently hosted a cut-a-thon to raise awareness and proceeds to benefit cancer research.
Freshman forward Marcelo Silva took just one of the 21 shots taken by The Master's College men's soccer team on Saturday. His shot was the only one that mattered.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Invoking the memory of Edward M. Kennedy, Democrats united Saturday night to push historic health care legislation past a key Senate hurdle over the opposition of Republicans eager to inflict a punishing defeat on President Barack Obama. There was not a vote to spare. The 60-39 vote cleared the way for a bruising, full-scale debate beginning after Thanksgiving on the legislation, which is designed to extend coverage to roughly 31 million who ...
In keeping with the Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra (SCVYO) Foundation's mission to help keep music education available to all students, one long-time student orchestra member has taken those efforts a step further by organizing a fundraising concert and instrument drive to benefit the Newhall School District (NSD) music program.
The Los Angeles Lakers announced that undergraduate USC Annenberg journalism students, Trevor Thompson and Alex Goldsmith, are the winners of the 2010 Chick Hearn Memorial Scholarship
The Santa Clarita Emergency Winter Shelter is counting on the community's sense of humor to help care for the hundreds of local homeless who will seek a roof, meals and support this season.
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.