I totally agree with Richard Bussell's recent letter, "A library critic responds" (Nov. 21), in which he noted that roughly 95 percent of items he checks out of a Santa Clarita library come from other county libraries. For me, it is probably about 4 out of 5.
Rick Caston stands near the front of Caston's TV and Appliances in Newhall, where he is hosting a toy drive.
Pie for a Pint blood drive
Saturday, Dec. 4
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - Pursuant to a motion by Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich, the Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an ordinance to ban medical marijuana dispensaries in unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County.
Following hundreds of hours of donated labor and materials, the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter is just about ready to open its doors at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 1.
The ARTree Community Arts Center and Newhall businesses, in conjunction with Newhall's Art Walk, call for artists to create works of art using shoes.
A tanker hauling 8,600 gallons of propane overturned on Interstate 5 near the McBean Parkway onramp Monday morning.
Kevin Buck et al., have a common theme that they continue to preach: That down is up, white is black, and light is dark. Ronald Reagan said it best when he stated that "these people" simply believe things that are not so.
I was so stunned and appalled that your paper would take the time to write such a detailed account of Meg Whitman's boards being painted with pink vandalism ("Swastikas painted on campaign signs," Nov. 2).
With today's economic problems affecting all of us, planning for our children and grandchildren's college education can be challenging.
Board of Supervisors meeting
Incoming House Speaker John Boehner won't share a presidential Slurpee, even if 7-Eleven makes one that's purple-lee. The tan man said, "He'll have Merlot." Is he for real or just for show? Looking dapper in his cable-knits, on TV, he throws hissy fits.
College of the Canyons embraces the holiday spirit with its annual Holiday Jazz Concert at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center, set for Friday, Dec. 3, at 7:30 p.m.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.