During the last few months, I began spending Wednesday evenings at Chuy's in Stevenson Ranch competing in PubQuiz, a regional trivia competition, with the Friendly Valley Social Club, a group of 20- and 30-something center-left local bloggers, teachers and others.
Navy Seaman Katelyn M. Simon, daughter of Linda M. Simon of Castaic, and Donald A. Simon, of Saugus, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
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This week's Helping Hand recipient: new life in His presence church
Bob and Marianna Dorr, of Santa Clarita, are pleased to announce the marriage of their son Frank Dorr to Carrie Rezabek.
The award-winning William S. Hart regiment marching band and color guard spent the last few weeks of summer vacation practicing its 2011 fall marching show. All students returning and new participated in the rehearsals for the new complex routine. "We have designed a performance that promises to be like nothing we have done in the past. We have many surprises for our audience," said director Anthony Bailey. "This is a show that you are not going to want to miss." The 27th annual Rampage event on will be held Nov. 5 on the campus of College of the Canyons. Rampage ...
Moment of Silence
A series of fast-moving thunderstorms brought hail, lightning, heavy rain and strong winds to parts of Southern California, and forecasters say the extreme weather could continue into the evening, the Associated Press reported.
The West Ranch Wildcats were clicking on all cylinders in front of the home crowd in a 41-7 rout of the Burbank Bulldogs on Friday.
Canyon football's highly anticipated 2011 football season began with a convincing 42-14 victory over John Burroughs High School on Friday night at Canyon High School.
The incompetence in every political office today is so bad, it would be laughable if it wasn't so tragic.
Laura Dietz of Summit Realty, left, and Mayra Santana of Sunrise Dream Realty, center, hand out material to Suzy Hanna of Melaleuca Wellness Co. at the inaugural Latino Business Expo held at the Hyatt Regency Valencia on Friday. Lee Cadena Media hosted the event in recognition of the 48 million Latinos in the United States representing an increasingly important consumer segment for marketers in a post-recession economy. Expo organizers hope to dispel myths about Latinos and Latino businesses, generate unity and collaboration among business people in general in this shifting economy. The event featured keynote speakers and a panel of ...
A suspected drunken driver traveling against traffic on Rye Canyon Road, near Avenue Stanford, struck another driver, injuring both parties, about 2:54 p.m., according to Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station officials. The suspected drunken driver suffered moderate to major injuries, while the other driver also suffered injuries, Lt. Bill Weiss said. It appeared the two vehicles, one an SUV and the other a sedan, hit head on, an eyewitness who arrived on the scene shortly after the collision said. The front driver's sides of both vehicles were caved in, the eyewitness said. The driver of the ...
On this coming National Day of Remembrance, we will come together to do just that - to remember.
Around the SCV
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.