As part of my job as features editor, I am in charge of running "In The Service" announcements on our community page in the Sunday Lifestyle section.
March 11, 2011, may not seem like an important day to most. However, family and friends of Ron and Pat Rollins know otherwise.
Jason Larson has the long hair and rock-star moves, falling to his knees at the end of a scorching rendition of AC/DC's "Highway to Hell."
"The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn."
Tax Freedom Day will arrive on April 12 this year, according to The Tax Foundation. Americans will work well over three months of the year before they have earned enough money to pay this year's tax obligations at the federal, state and local levels.
I can remember puttering around in my garage and hearing the rush and muffled roar of the flames kicking on inside my old-school water heater. This was when hot water was being used inside the house - and sometimes, it was just the device keeping that big tank-full of water heated to the right temperature as the cold air in the open garage sucked the warmth out of it. It always gave me an uneasy feeling, knowing I was paying to heat up the great outdoors.
For many business owners, Facebook is anything but user-friendly. It's time-consuming, it can be distracting, and most of all, it requires the page owner to have a personal account. That being said, should your business use Facebook?
Caption of the Week: "I just wish we could go to all of our calls this way!"
It's been a long time since Canyon has shown this much promise early in Foothill League play.
Delete Third-grader Maha Hassan helps her classmates plant a Chinese pistache tree on the playground at Rio Vista Elementary School in Canyon Country as part of the school's Earth Day and Career Day event on Friday.
The single biggest dilemma facing businesses today is growing top-line revenue. Companies everywhere have finally understood that cutting variable and fixed expenses will only go so far to improve profitability. After that, something must be done to address the income side of the equation.
Grace Baptist Church in Santa Clarita sends more than a dozen teams of missionaries across the globe to reach out to people in need every summer.
Little Shepherd's Nursery School celebrated the school's annual Daddy and Me Day on March 19, giving fathers a chance to romp on the jungle gym, ride on the swings, blow big bubbles and paint with trucks and tractors with their children.
United Methodist Bible study
ERIE, Colo. (AP) - All five people aboard a small plane that crashed near an airport north of Denver have died, a spokesman for the National Transportation Board said.
WASHINGTON (AP) - As states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advocates worry that more drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic deaths. Researchers, though, are divided on the question.
MOSCOW (AP) - Pro-Russian rebels softened their demand for full independence Monday, saying they would respect Ukraine's sovereignty in exchange for autonomy - a shift that reflects Moscow's desire to strike a deal at a new round of peace talks.
THERMAL (AP) - A Southern California high school has retired a controversial Arab mascot.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - Celebrity chef Todd English, who has opened restaurants around the country and written multiple cookbooks, was arrested Sunday on a charge of driving while intoxicated, authorities said.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Hyun-Jin Ryu's stint on the disabled list was nothing more than a speed bump.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - While the Los Angeles Angels buzzed around their clubhouse preparing for their fantasy football draft, the Oakland Athletics had their own doors locked for a grim team meeting.
The men's and women's soccer teams of The Master's College prepare for a busy week of home matches, while Mustang women's volleyball takes a breather after competing at the 2014 Asics/Wyndham Labor Day Classic in Irvine. Meanwhile, TMC men's and women's cross country teams gear up to start their season next weekend at the UC Irvine Invitational.
As the summer days of waking up just before noon yield to pre-sunrise first period classes, so comes chronic sleep deprivation among American teens.
Junk food is not only unhealthy and addictive, but it appears to stifle any willingness to try new foods, according to a study led by the University of New South Wales Australia.
Popular opinion has it that there's a dearth of good parents in movies to promote values and provide strong examples for the rising generation.
HAPPY CAMP (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service says cloudy skies and lower temperatures have slowed the spread of two forest wildfires that are threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - Celebrity chef Todd English has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated in New York.
NAPA, Calif. (AP) - A significant aftershock from last weekend's magnitude-6.0 earthquake has rattled Northern California's wine country.
NEW YORK (AP) - Joan Rivers' loved ones said Sunday that they remain hopeful about her recovery three days after she went into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.