The Rt. Rev. Mary Glasspool, Suffragan Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles, will lead an "Evensong" service at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church on Saturday.
County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will appoint retired federa Judge Dickran Tevrizian to the "Citizens' Commission on Jail Violence" when the Board of Supervisors considers establishing the commission at tomorrow's Board meeting.
Castaic Lake will again host one of the nation's best-known charity motorcycle ride Sunday when the Love Ride returns to the lake to raise money for Autism Speaks.
The city and county will host a community job fair Thursday for foster youths, seniors and others, according to a statement released today from Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich's office.
Parents are invited to sign up for the Hart district's third free online drug awareness seminar slated for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon died Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway after his car became ensnared in a fiery 15-car pileup, flew over another vehicle and landed in a catch fence just outside turn 2.
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Eva Yanez, of Sylmar, has won a five-night, six-day Caregiver Stress Management cruise through the Home Instead Senior Care 2011 Caregiver Cruise contest sponsored by the Home Instead Senior Care Los Angeles offices.
Regular readers of this column know how opposed this author is to labor unions and public-service employee unions in particular. Unions had a critical function decades ago, when workers were abused and not considered a valuable asset in business management. This is not true today.
In response to Jim Holt's article, "Group seeks to toss out electoral maps," Oct. 13:
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The search is on for at least one suspect believed to be involved in a hit-and-run collision that occurred on Sierra Highway near Adon Avenue at around 8:20 tonight.
Multiple vacuum cleaners were reported stolen from the Kohl's department store on McBean Parkway in Valencia at around 8:05 p.m. Sunday, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station official said.
Senior citizen-assisting professionals and elder advocates are invited to an afternoon tea to be held 2:30-4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Sunrise at Sterling Canyon, 25815 McBean Parkway in Valencia.
The Santa Clarita City Council officially proclaimed Oct. 22 as Rubber Ducky Day. Left to right, Councilman Bob Kellar, Councilwoman Laurene Weste, The Duck, Mayor Marsha McLean, Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers board President Ed "Papa Duck" Bolden of Andel Engineering, and Cheryl Laymon, Dixon Centers executive director, Mayor Pro Tem Laurie Ender and Councilman Frank Ferry. The Rubber Ducky Festival is set for Saturday, October 22, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Castaic Lake.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 20-year-old man died Sunday after lightning struck 13 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golfer on Catalina Island during rare summer thunderstorms that swept through Southern California, authorities said.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's not exactly "The Golden Girls," but for Marcia Rosenfeld, it'll do.
Reports say the Santa Clarita Valley can expect a chance of rain into this morning.
The ostriches' names are whimsical and in some cases creatively spelled – Anthony and Cleopatra, Elvis and Prissilla, along with Drussilla, Sarah and Cora.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Manager Don Mattingly hardly considers a late-July sweep in San Francisco a turning point to put his Dodgers in the driver's seat atop the NL West.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy.
ANAHEIM (AP) - After a weekend filled with mostly miserable swings, David Freese surprised his teammates, the Angel Stadium fireworks crew and even himself when he hit a tiebreaking homer.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Lakers have waited nearly three months to hire a new coach, and they're apparently making Byron Scott wait a few more days.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Several members of "The Avengers" descended on Comic-Con on Saturday to debut the first footage from the upcoming superhero sequel.
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) - A national survey finds the average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has plummeted 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $3.58.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Luc Besson's "Lucy" proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of "Hercules" by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend.
PARIS (AP) - Vincenzo Nibali won the Tour de France on Sunday, becoming the first Italian in 16 years to triumph in cycling's greatest race by chiseling a lead over his main rivals a few seconds at a time and dominating them in the mountains.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A California lawmaker is calling for a criminal investigation into construction problems on the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A satellite study of blue-whale movements shows the endangered creatures cluster for long periods in busy shipping lanes off the California coast, putting them at risk for collisions with large vessels.
PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) - Firefighters in Northern California on Sunday battled a wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park destroyed one home and grew significantly overnight.