It was quiet at the dinner table - maybe we were tired from a long, busy week. Then the 6-year-old boy cleared his throat to speak.
Drive-through nativity Who: Santa Clarita United Methodist Church What: Drive-Thru Living Nativity, six tableau-style scenes from the Christmas story. Guests drive thrrough in approximately 20 minutes listening to the scriptures and music from a provided CD. Cars are admitted free of charge. When: 5:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday Where: 26640 Bouquet Canyon Road, Santa Clarita Contact: Kathy Gray at (661) 297-3783 or visit www.scumc.org Blue Christmas service Who: Friendly Valley Community ...
An array of holiday celebrations throughout the Santa Clarita Valley.
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The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station conducted a D.U.I. checkpoint starting 6 p.m. Friday night and ending at 2 a.m. Saturday morning.
The Westfield Valencia Town Center has added protection this holiday season. Deputy Sheriffs and civilian volunteers from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff Station's Reserve and Volunteer Posse will conduct their annual holiday horseback patrols this weekend. The goal of the deputies, volunteers and the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are to provide extra eyes and ears to ensure protection, safety and a sense of well being for all the center's holiday patrons and merchants. "Of ...
SACRAMENTO - Reducing motorists' speed and enhancing public safety on our highways has long been a major concern for the California Highway Patrol (CHP), and now it's been awarded a federal grant to help enhance its traffic safety efforts.
Saugus Flag on Loan in Afghanistan The American flag in the display case in the front lobby of Saugus High School, which once flew proudly in the Apache helicopter of Saugus graduate Captain Aaron Schilleci in more than 100 missions over Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom, has now been sent to Afghanistan. Captain Schilleci recently contacted Saugus High Principal Bill Bolde, asking to keep tradition alive by flying the same flag in the Afghani Theater ...
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) hosted by College of the Canyons was recently honored with three 'highest achievement' awards at the annual Los Angeles Regional SBDC Award and Recognition Dinner - including the organization's prestigious 'Overall Highest Performer' award.
VAZIANI TRAINING AREA, Republic of Georgia - Clad in bandanas and wearing Taliban attire, U.S. Marines with 1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, based at Camp Pendleton, Calif., trained with Georgian soldiers here in November 2009, as they role-played as the opposing force for the field exercises of Immediate Response 2010.
The American flag in the display case in the front lobby of Saugus High School once flew proudly in the Apache helicopter of Saugus graduate Capt. Aaron Schilleci.
SACRAMENTO - The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has a few suggestions for motorists looking to stay safe this year: never drink and drive, watch your speed and always buckle up before heading out.
Staff members from the William S. Hart Union High School District's administrative center turned into musicians for the holidays Friday, thanks to the efforts of Lorraine King, the superintendent's administrative assistant.
Fourth-grade students from the Newhall School District were treated to a special performance Thursday of "The Nutcracker," presented by the Santa Clarita Ballet. The event at the College of the Canyons Performing Arts Center was a preview of the weekend performance scheduled for 8 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday; and 7 p.m. Sunday. For information and tickets, call the ballet at (661) 251-0366.
Santa Clarita's Manufactured Home Rental Adjustment Panel did not reach a decision on whether to allow for a rent increase of up to $200 at the Polynesian Mobile Home Park last night, panel members said.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - President Barack Obama shook hands with Cuban President Raul Castro Tuesday at a memorial service for Nelson Mandela, a simple gesture that signaled possible thawing between the leaders of two Cold War foes.
This holiday season, Police, Sheriff and CHP will be out in force
BANGKOK (AP) - The head of Thailand's protest movement on Tuesday extended his extraordinary claims to holding power over government activities, issuing orders to officials over whom he has no legal or actual authority.
GENEVA (AP) - Armed conflicts killed at least 95,000 people and wounded hundreds of thousands more last year but few of them led to any punishment for war crimes because the laws are unclear, a Swiss-based think tank said Tuesday.
MOORPARK (AP) - Crews are dealing with an onslaught of Santa Ana Winds as they work to keep flames from a wildfire away from homes in Ventura County.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A power outage caused by a vehicle accident has caused traffic problems outside Los Angeles International Airport, but the airport itself continues to operate.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine's embattled President Viktor Yanukovych on Tuesday promised that some demonstrators arrested in the massive protests sweeping the capital will be released, part of a bid to defuse a political stand-off that is threatening his leadership.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - U.S. President Barack Obama exhorted the world Tuesday to embrace Nelson Mandela's universal message of peace and justice, electrifying tens of thousands of rain-lashed spectators and prompting a standing ovation by scores of heads of state in a South African stadium.
LONDON (AP) - American and British intelligence operations have been spying on gamers across the world, media outlets reported, saying that the world's most powerful espionage agencies sent undercover agents into virtual universes to monitor activity in online fantasy games such as "World of Warcraft."
There is no denying that Barack Obama has had a long and difficult row to hoe. On the night of his inauguration in 2009, 13 Republican House and Senate leaders, plus Newt Gingrich and spinmeister Frank Luntz, met secretly in Washington to coordinate tactics to destroy his presidency.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Lob City is undergoing renovations.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Corey Perry scored two goals and captain Ryan Getzlaf extended his point streak to 12 games in the Anaheim Ducks' 5-2 victory over the spiraling New York Islanders on Monday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A former official in the Los Angeles suburb of Bell has been convicted of corruption in a case that drove the blue-collar city to the brink of bankruptcy.
High winds buffeted the Santa Clarita Valley on Monday, toppling at least two trees and sending deputies scrambling to respond to residential burglar alarms in several neighborhoods.
SANTA CLARITA - Two robberies were reported in a six-hour period in Newhall late Sunday and early Monday, and investigators say they may be linked.