The newly formed Canyon Country Optimist Club announced its first major project -- an annual "Childhood Cancer Bowl-A-Thon."
The Huckleberry Center for Creative Learning will host a talk by Tammy Takahashi from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Feb. 21 at Barnes & Noble in Valencia. She will discuss how the Santa Clarita Valley's homeschooling community can understand and deal with burnout. Coffee and refreshments will be provided. For more information, call Elizabeth Johnson at (661) 288-2312. Barnes & Noble is located at 23620 Valencia Blvd.
The College of the Canyons Theater Department will hold open auditions for students and community members interested in participating in the department's theatrical productions of "Delightful Disorientation: An Evening Of David Ives" directed by department chair and producer Paul Wickline; William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" directed by Stephen Whelan; and featured selections from the college's annual New Works Festival directed by David Stears. More than 50 roles are available for actors ages 15 to ...
Tuesday, 9:55: George Thomas of Route 66 was the last to speak, in favor of Councilman Kellar, who broke procedure to make a brief statement thanking those who turned out to support him. They applauded for approximately 30 seconds. Mayor Laurene Weste then asked City Attorney Carl Newton to review laws relating to illegal immigration and how those laws are enforced locally. Newton also said Kellar had every legal right to express his personal views ...
College of the Canyons officials have received reports from Saugus residents that solicitors, representing themselves as COC students, have been going door-to-door in Santa Clarita Valley neighborhoods allegedly selling magazine subscriptions or ads for Los Angeles newspapers.
The Student Task Force at Canyon High School will collect donations through Friday to benefit the efforts of Doctors Without Borders in Haiti following the country's devastating 7.0 earthquake. The school is located at 19300 Nadal Street and the phone number is (661) 252-6110.
A 19-year-old man from Saugus was arrested Tuesday in connection with a string of vehicle burglaries in parking lots outside local L.A. Fitness health clubs.
As California navigates through another tough budget year, the Legislature must make difficult decisions that are responsible and get our economy back on track.
The heart in your chest pumps 72 times every minute. According to worldinvisible.com, your heart is essentially a pump, a muscle pumping blood throughout the body. Blood carries all the vital materials which help bodies function and removes unneeded waste products. The heart is a very efficient muscle except when it becomes damaged.
The District Attorney's office rejected Tuesday a case against Jose Carlos Nunez, 19, who officials had suspected was involved in a gang-related shooting.
Hikers who take a trail challenge beginning Saturday can help raise funds for the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station's Search and Rescue Team.
What's for dinner? Between work, school and evening activities, this question is often left unanswered until the last minute. However, if you want a meal that is fast, convenient and better for you than most take-out options, consider going meatless.
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There is proof of conservative civility. It is demonstrated in the fact that Joe Citizen invests time and money to be entertained, by events such as a concert, but instead gets an evening of unwelcome political views.
It may be possible we each come into this world with an inclination to believe in a certain way. That brings to mind the terms "liberal" and "conservative," but there are many other manifestations.
There were a total of five part one crimes reported in Zone 3 during the above dates. Here are some details regarding some of the crimes.
The County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control (DACC) would like to remind L.A. County residents of the National Weather Service's (NWS) current weather advisory for the Los Angeles area. Freezing temperatures are predicted by NWS for the Antelope Valley and other parts of Los Angeles County. The freeze warning remains in effect until 10:00 p.m. Friday evening. Minimum temperatures of 12 to 22 degrees are expected Thursday morning and Friday morning ...
SANTA CLARITA - Dr. Patrick Robert Robbie, a longtime volunteer at the Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers, died in his sleep Sunday. He was 80.
Widespread hard freezes are expected tonight and Thursday night as frigid weather hits the Santa Clarita Valley and surrounding areas, including coastal plains that are usually immune to frosty conditions, National Weather Service forecasters said.
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"Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker was killed by both crash trauma and fire when the Porsche in which he was a passenger slammed into a light standard and at least one tree Saturday, then exploded into flames.
A memorial is planned Sunday for those who wish to pay their respects to Santa Clarita Valley resident and business owner Roger Rodas and actor Paul Walker, both of whom died in a car accident in Valencia last weekend.
SANTA CLARITA - Residents will have a chance to view artwork from local artists at the "Joy of Art" holiday reception and open house hosted by the Santa Clarita Artists' Association on Friday inside the gallery in the Westfield Valencia Town Center.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Eytan Rosenberg had no idea that the man he let paint a mural on the side his family's gas station in Hollywood was the darling of the art world.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - A San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit train's emergency brakes malfunctioned Wednesday, stranding hundreds of passengers in a tunnel and sending at least nine people to hospitals, officials said.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - More than 60 search and rescue personnel scoured the central Idaho mountains Wednesday for five people, including four family members, who were onboard a plane that disappeared three days earlier.
EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, Fla. (AP) - Wildlife workers in boats struggled Wednesday to coax nearly four dozen pilot whales out of dangerous shallow waters in Florida's Everglades National Park, hoping to spare them the fate of 10 others that already have died.
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) - An engineer whose speeding commuter train ran off the rails along a curve, killing four people, experienced a hypnotic-like daze and nodded at the controls before he suddenly realized something was wrong and hit the brakes, a lawyer said as a federal regulator called for the railroad to make immediate safety improvements.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Wags and barks speak volumes when it comes to understanding what a dog is saying, but there are also clues in a dog's eyes, ears, nose or the tilt of its head. Are humans getting the right messages?
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (AP) - A man charged with killing a Transportation Security Administration officer and wounding three others during a rampage at Los Angeles International Airport has appeared in court with bruises on his face and a bandage on his neck.