Does a great resume assure a great performance? It depends.
As I read Nancy Gauthier's letter to the editor today ("You're welcome," April 25), one word struck me: Right.
A big thanks to whomever approved and built the new Hasley Canyon Road freeway on- and off-ramps in Castaic.
The IRS estimates that between 25 percent and 33 percent of Americans wait until the last possible week to file their income-tax returns. While there are many possible reasons for delaying the inevitable, one of the more acute reasons for countless Americans is a desire to avoid the distressing financial realities confronting them.
Students and community members alike are invited to audition for the College of the Canyons theatre department's workshop production of the musical "Sing Me a Happy Song," to be performed at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC) at College of the Canyons Black Box Theatre, during this summer's Festival of New American Musicals.
The Santa Clarita Valley Youth Project, one of the most respected and visible agencies in the area dedicated to counseling the region's children and young adults, is celebrating its 10th anniversary with an exclusive gala fundraiser at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia on Thursday, May 20.
Nexus announced today that it is the recipient of five Cisco Partner Summit awards for U.S. and Canada Technology Excellence Partner of the Year; National Commercial Partner of the Year; National Services Partner of the Year; West Cisco Commercial Partner of the Year; and West Cisco Capital Partner of the Year.
Sylmar/North San Fernando Valley -- The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the following lanes, ramps, and connectors of the Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14) and the Golden State Freeway (I-5) as part of a $161-million improvement project to construct High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV or carpool) lanes and a direct HOV lane connector at the I-5/SR-14 interchange. Closures are subject to change.
The Santa Clarita Redevelopment Agency may lose $1.1 million this year and $233,000 next year to the state's budget crisis, after a judge's decision Tuesday.
SUFFERN, N.Y. (AP) - Pro Football Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor was arrested Thursday on rape and prostitution charges in an assault on a 16-year-old runaway who police said was brought to his suburban New York City hotel room against her will.
The former New York Giants linebacker was arrested early Thursday at a Holiday Inn in Suffern, said Christopher St. Lawrence, supervisor of the town of Ramapo. The victim was 16, one year below the legal age of consent in New York, St. Lawrence said.
This month's First Thursday Art Walk is today from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Main Street between Market and 6th streets in Old Town Newhall 91321.
College of the Canyons' Studio Jazz Ensemble big band and Lab Jazz Combo will host their annual POPS! Concert, directed by KC Manji, at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at COC on Friday, May 7 starting at 7:30 p.m.
ROME (AP) - Top-ranked Serena Williams dispatched Maria Kirilenko 6-1, 6-4 Thursday, then waited to see if she will meet sister Venus in the Italian Open semifinals.
Venus Williams was up against Jelena Jankovic in a night match of former Rome champions at the Foro Italico.
Habitat for Humanity and SF/SCV will hold their first "WE (Women Empowerment Build) Build" Saturday through Monday, May 22-24.
It took just one pitch to set the tone for the entire West Ranch-Hart baseball game.
MOORPARK (AP) - Crews are dealing with an onslaught of Santa Ana Winds as they work to keep flames from a wildfire away from homes in Ventura County.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A power outage caused by a vehicle accident has caused traffic problems outside Los Angeles International Airport, but the airport itself continues to operate.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine's embattled President Viktor Yanukovych on Tuesday promised that some demonstrators arrested in the massive protests sweeping the capital will be released, part of a bid to defuse a political stand-off that is threatening his leadership.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - U.S. President Barack Obama exhorted the world Tuesday to embrace Nelson Mandela's universal message of peace and justice, electrifying tens of thousands of rain-lashed spectators and prompting a standing ovation by scores of heads of state in a South African stadium.
LONDON (AP) - American and British intelligence operations have been spying on gamers across the world, media outlets reported, saying that the world's most powerful espionage agencies sent undercover agents into virtual universes to monitor activity in online fantasy games such as "World of Warcraft."
There is no denying that Barack Obama has had a long and difficult row to hoe. On the night of his inauguration in 2009, 13 Republican House and Senate leaders, plus Newt Gingrich and spinmeister Frank Luntz, met secretly in Washington to coordinate tactics to destroy his presidency.
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.