The third powerful Pacific storm of the week is drenching the Santa Clarita Valley Wednesday, prompting mandatory evacuations of 39 homes in Acton by 1 p.m. and causing havoc on local roads and highways.
Free sandbags are available at all Los Angeles County Fire Stations located in Santa Clarita, with a limit of 25 bags per household.
John Bocobo of Fit Body Boot Camp, Santa Clarita, announces the Feb. 13 "Burn the Fat, Feed the Hungry" three hour boot camp aimed to raise money for the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter and to promote fitness as part of a healthy lifestyle.
As part of a school outreach for the victims of the Haiti earthquake, Golden Oak Community School this week is collecting monetary donations for the American Red Cross.
On Wednesday, Jan. 13, city of Santa Clarita officials provided California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) representatives with a demonstration of its tree inventory and Arbor Pro software.
State Senator Tom Harman, a Republican who represents most of Orange County, and candidate for the GOP nomination for California Attorney General will be the keynote speaker at the Jan. 28 meeting of the Santa Clarita Valley Republican Assembly.
Metrolink maintenance crews will perform repairs along Metrolink's Antelope Valley Line railroad tracks from Saturday, Jan. 30 at 6 p.m. to Sunday, Jan. 31 at 6 p.m.
Local nonprofit organizations have until Feb. 1 to submit nominations for the 2010 Women in Service Celebration sponsored by Zonta Club of SCV. The event honors outstanding women volunteers from throughout the community and is scheduled for March 20 at Robinson Ranch clubhouse.
Hart High School's dance team performing arts benefit showcase, known as "Hart of the Holidays," was held in December in Hart High's Auditorium. Members raised money and gathered donations for Help The Children, a local nonprofit organization.
I have sung in many different choirs before, but when I began participating in the Santa Clarita Master Chorale as a senior intern this past September, I discovered that a master chorale is something completely different.
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In 2008, the management of United Airlines made a decision to run a better airline. According to the Wall Street Journal, United opted to follow an industry leader and borrowed ideas from Continental Airlines, a company that formerly resided in the public opinion doghouse.
Saugus High School's production of the musical, "The Fantasticks," opens this week and stars Broadway veteran and Saugus senior Sara Niemietz as Luisa. Niemietz is a 17-year-old senior and professional actress/singer who starred in Carol Burnett's play "Hollywood Arms" and in Jason Robert Brown's recent musical "13" at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.
The health care plan started off with the best of intentions. Coverage for all that would not omit those with pre-existing conditions, would be portable so you could move from job to job and would make it easier for the self-employed to have affordable insurance.
The magnitude 6.6 Sylmar earthquake struck the San Fernando Valley 6 a.m. Feb. 9, 1971. I remember that morning like it was today.
George Runner announced this week that the Franchise Tax Board will follow the lead of the Internal Revenue Service and not impose a tax penalty on Californians who have sold their home via a short sale.
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?