SACRAMENTO - Assemblyman Cameron Smyth (R-Santa Clarita) issued the following statement today after the legislative analyst released a report forecasting a $21 billion budget deficit:
The city of Santa Clarita, Waste Management and the Salvation Army invite community members to participate in a new and innovative program called "Clothes for Community."
ENCINO (PRNewswire) -- Skirball Hospice, a program of the Los Angeles Jewish Home, is marking November's National Hospice Awareness Month by encouraging everyone to learn more about how hospice services can help care for a loved one with compassion and dignity at end of life.
In support of the Santa Clarita weSPARK Cancer Support Center, local artist and art instructor Virginia Miranda will be exhibiting and auctioning off some of her latest work at "Sunday Afternoon at the Gallery" on Sunday, Dec. 6 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at 25000 Avenue Stanford in the Valencia Industrial Park
College of the Canyons will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Emerging Technologies Instrumentation Laboratory and Cleanroom buildings at 4 p.m. today at Aliso Laboratory on the COC Valencia campus.
Regarding Lutness's column in The Signal ("Majority rules in a democracy," Oct. 13):
Sixteen-year-old Academy of the Canyons student Rachel Cyprus is no stranger to entertaining audiences.
Golden Valley High School opens its fall production, "The Plot, Like Gravy, Thickens" at 7 p.m. tonight at the school. The play runs through Nov. 21. The comic murder mystery is suitable for the whole family and all seats are $10. This play is the inaugural production at Golden Valley High School's new theatre located at 27051 Robert C. Lee Parkway in Santa Clarita. For tickets and more information, contact Janie Prucha at (661) 298-8140 ...
West Ranch High School Wildcat marching band and colorguard took the all caption awards and sweepstakes for the second year at the Hart Rampage Marching Band competition Nov. 7. Under the direction of Jason Marshall, the band performed a presentation of "Triumph and Tragedy." Drum Major Joyce Choi and assistant Drum Major Emily Brown, along with colorguard captain Sarah Strode and assistant captain Liz Malloy accepted the award.
When I first set foot on the campus, I was too nervous to notice the beauty of the school. My real purpose in coming to Pomona College was to interview - it is such a prestigious school, I thought, they must conduct interviews of an intensity matching that of the illustrious school.
If you study the United States' budget since the end of WWII, it is clear that it has gradually become dominated by the military. Defense Department expenditures will exceed three quarters of a trillion dollars this year alone.
Sweet and slightly spicy, the taste of ginger has a way of stirring up fond memories of the holiday season. Imagine the warm aroma of gingerbread, slip back into childhood and remember fun-filled family gatherings in the kitchen. Embrace this classic flavor by baking up a trio of treats this year. With one basic ginger­bread dough recipe, three festive cookie variations are just a mixing bowl away. Whether the classic ginger­bread man or a fun ...
What is an organization? It is, in a very broad sense, nothing more than a collection of people who are, we hope, working toward common objectives. Any organization is no better than the people who work in and for it.
House Democrats, after secretly consulting with the White House, have finally presented their leadership's version of a health-care reform bill. Although it is nearly 2,000 pages long and sets up 111 new federal bureaucracies, boards, commissions and programs, Speaker nancy Pelosi reportedly wanted a vote before the Veteran's Day recess.
As I drove down Valencia Boulevard on Veteran's Day, I was appalled to see that neither in front of our Sheriff's Station and library nor opposite it in front of City Hall were there any flags raised.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Los Angeles judge has denied a motion by former Dodgers CEO Jamie McCourt to throw out a $131 million divorce settlement she believes was invalid because she was misled about the team's value.
After his first 100-yard rushing day in the NFL, Shane Vereen will now likely be out a couple of weeks, according to Fox Sports' Jay Glazer.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A final piece of safety hardware - a bearded, spindly legged troll - has been installed in the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Falls by fans at stadiums in San Francisco and Indianapolis during NFL season openers have left one man dead and two other people injured, authorities said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Two scientists who illuminated how brain cells communicate, three researchers who developed implants that let deaf people hear and philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates have won prestigious Lasker Awards for medical research and contributions to public health.
MOSCOW (AP) - In a surprise move, Russia promised Monday to push its ally Syria to place its chemical weapons under international control and then dismantle them quickly to avert U.S. strikes.
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.