SAN FRANCISCO - Celebrating National Foster Care Month in May, Aspiranet's new hero initiative is a call to action designed to encourage potential foster parents and families throughout the state of California to learn more, get involved, change a life and support the hero within a child.
The High School Hockey League's 2010 semifinals start tonight at 6 p.m. and end at 10 p.m. at Ice Station Valencia.
Washington, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.), the Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, today released the following prepared remarks for the committee's markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011:
The Santa Clarita Valley-based FlyBy Knights car club hosts "Cruise Lyons Avenue" tonight on Lyons Avenue and Main Street in Old Town Newhall. The cruise starts at 7 p.m. and ends at 10 p.m.
WENTWORTH, England (AP) - England's players in the top eight have their eye on the No. 1 ranking while Tiger Woods is sidelined with a sore neck and bruised reputation. Lee Westwood, Ian Poulter and Paul Casey spoke of their ambitions Wednesday, a day before the start of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.
A bicyclist was injured in a collision with a car just before 1 p.m. today near Rye Canyon Road and Beale Court, authorities said.
The William S. Hart baseball and softball league's Shetland tournament teams are holding a fundraiser at Jersey Mike's locations in Saugus, Stevenson Ranch and Valencia today.
Paul B. Strickland, longtime Hart district board member, was named field representative for Assemblyman Cameron Smyth on Monday.
This column is not about the American Association of Retired Persons, it is about alignment, accountability, results and performance.
Valencia High School senior Steven Sehrer has been awarded Valencia High's Senior Business award from the practical arts department.
Canyon High School's dance team won top honors at the Sharp International Dance Championship at Knott's Berry Farm on May 1.
Jamie Kwon, a 14-year-old flutist and West Ranch High School student, won first place in the intermediate winds category at the Vocalists, Orchestral instrumentalists, Chamber music and Ensemble (VOCE) state finals on April 24.
The first day you walk into the virtual enterprise class, you don't know exactly what you've gotten yourself into.
Being heart-smart in the kitchen is one of the most important things you can do for your health. Heart disease is the leading cause of death around the world, and people with diabetes are especially at risk - more than 65 percent of those with diabetes die from heart disease and stroke.
This past week, quite unexpectedly, I found myself between the sheets of a wonderful Pacific Islander, ex-Mormon lesbian from Avalon. This unique woman had great hands, and they were oiled up and all over me.
1. OBAMA: NO ONE DISPUTES CHEMICAL ARMS USE IN SYRIA
AMSTERDAM (AP) - A painting that sat for six decades in a Norwegian industrialist's attic after he was told it was a fake Van Gogh was pronounced the real thing Monday, making it the first full-size canvas by the tortured Dutch artist to be discovered since 1928.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Richard Van As, a South African carpenter, lost four fingers from his right hand to a circular saw two years ago.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is expected to unveil its latest take on the iPhone Tuesday during an annual ritual that will probably cast a spotlight on the gadget maker's drive to regain market share and its sluggish pace of innovation.
I am noted for my exclamation marks in ending a sentence when I submit a letter to the editor to the SCV Signal, which seems to annoy some posters.
Today, President Obama will address the nation and try to convince a skeptical American public why it's important to take limited military action in Syria as retaliation for President Bashar al-Assad last month allowing chemical weapons to be used against civilians, killing nearly 1,500 people, including more than 400 children, with sarin gas.
Does any American believe that Army 1st Lt. Clint Lorance, 28, should remain in a military prison for the next 20 years for "murder" after giving a legitimate order to his soldiers to fire at three Afghan men on motorcycles, killing two in the process?
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.