I found Lois Eisenberg's account of her visit to the local court ("Court jesters," May 3) informative.
Leadership is the primary responsibility of those who own businesses. It starts by leading from the front, not hiding in an office where the owner cannot be seen and is seldom heard.
There are so many ways to prepare potatoes that it's no surprise spuds remain a family favorite. People most often think of potatoes as the ultimate side dish; however, it's time to move potatoes to the center of the plate! Prepared mashed potatoes, such as Idahoan mashed potatoes, can help add a little extra flavor, crunch or creaminess to a variety of recipes.
One West Ranch High School senior recently learned that pillow fights aren't just for sleepovers.
Canyon High School's National Honor Society chapter is hosting a dance marathon to raise money for LETMESAIL, an organization that works to provide therapeutic, social, recreational and educational opportunities for differently-abled individuals in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Eighteen students in the William S. Hart Union High School District's Regional Occupational Program came away from the annual ROP awards ceremony with medals attesting to their excellent academic achievement and positive attitudes in the career-oriented ROP classes in which they are enrolled.
Plum Canyon Elementary, Arroyo Seco and Saugus High School are collaborating in a Restaurant Dine Out fundraising event in support of the Jeff Laird Memorial Fund on Wednesday, May 12 at participating restaurants.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host its free monthly Job Fair on Friday, May 14 from 10 a.m. to noon.
The Repertory East Playhouse proudly presents the musical-comedy The Wedding Singer as part of its 2010 Main Stage season, sponsored by Friedman and Thompson and Co.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Foundation will host its annual luncheon to thank the more than 170 volunteers who devote time and effort to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station and the community on Saturday, May 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Stevenson Ranch Macaroni Grill restaurant.
Eternal Valley Memorial Park, a local Dignity® Memorial provider, announced its 22nd Annual Memorial Day Ceremony designed to bring the community together to celebrate, honor and remember America's heroes who gave their lives in the line of duty.
The Domestic Violence Center of Santa Clarita Valley is seeking sponsors and participants for its SHRINK-A-Thon fundraiser, titled "Reduce to Stop Abuse," which will end on July 12.
The Mobile Solutions Van from the Braille Institute will be available for the visually impaired at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center on Wednesday, May 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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Is there any mainstream religion that does not forbid homosexuality?
On April 8, citizens of Santa Clarita will have the opportunity to elect GLORIA MERCADO FORTINE to our City Council. I have known Gloria and members of her family for more than 40 years. In my opinion, she is the exact type of person our City needs at this time!
Editor's note: The following letter was directed to Santa Clarita City Council candidates.
I was thinking: Why do we have to cut down on our water usage by 20 percent while the city tears up the center dividers and plants more trees, flowers and bushes?
I remember seeing a poster somewhere proclaiming "Readers are Leaders." Certainly the basic truth here is evident, but I greatly fear there is need for some additional specificity. I'd vote for expanding it to say "Readers who read the right things are leaders."
Take a minute to send us your photos.
Give someone a $10,000 house painting gift in A. Allbright's ninth annual Paint It Forward charity event.
Xi Nu Zeta's Lasagna Dinner fundraiser was held in the fellowship hall at Our Lady of Perpetual Help on Feb. 22 for the SCV scholarship fund.
We thought we'd kick it up a notch this week and invite anyone with a pet peeve to share it with us – respectfully of course – and, hopefully with generous sprinkles of humor.
If you are one of the growing number of people who do your banking using your cellphone, be aware that thieves are working hard to steal your money.
Our principal was very strict.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin had 27 points and eight rebounds, Chris Paul added 19 points, including a go-ahead layup in the final minute, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Atlanta Hawks 109-108 on Saturday night for their season-high seventh straight victory.
Bakers and their sweet treats filled the room at the Valencia Country Club Saturday night to auction off their creations for the benefit of a local nonprofit.
CORONA - For weeks now, the Hart girls soccer team has likened its run through the CIF-Southern Section Division II postseason to a dream.