Sometimes a journey of more than 40,000 steps draws 392 people from as far as 21 other states and six countries.
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Cross country running has been an amazing part of my family's life over the years.
Works from the late Patrick Merrill are on display at the College of the Canyons Art Gallery as part of the community college's latest art installation that runs through Nov. 24. This exhibition, "Conjunction: Intaglio & Relief," will showcase pivotal examples of Merrill's work that have been collected over a 25-year period. The COC Art Gallery is open from 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and is free to the public. The gallery is located at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road in Valencia. For more information, visit www.canyons.edu/artgallery/.
Over years spent teaching ethics, I have found that most ethical situations can be best illustrated by the behavior of small children.
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The Santa Clarita Valley is fortunate to have a well-run Domestic Violence Center, despite the past two years of uncertain funding for social service agencies that rely on state or local government.
On election night, a friend admitted he did not vote. His attitude was, "They're all the same anyway. Who cares? Politicians are all crooks."
August 25, 2010
Empowering HeARTS, an innovative new fundraiser to support Single Mothers Outreach, will be held this week at the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center lobby, with a special gala cocktail reception held Saturday.
Tora Brown has made the most of her freedom as an American woman.
I don't want to burst your bubble, but Christmas is only 49 days away. I seriously don't have a clue where the year went. If anyone knows, please clue me in.
Yes, it can be said that there were too many cars parked too close together and too many people at the annual car show at the Saugus Speedway, but it was still the greatest show in our valley.
In response to David Hegg's "Time to take stock of drive-thru lifestyle," Oct. 31: Stephen Covey, author of "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People," states it best: "Do you ever consider how ridiculous it would be to try to cram on a farm - to forget to plant in the spring, play all summer, and then cram in the fall to bring in the harvest?
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.
RAFAH, Gaza Strip (AP) - The first of August dawned as a day of promise for the Mahmoum clan and thousands of other Palestinians stuck in United Nations shelters in Rafah - thanks to a temporary cease-fire with Israel they could go home for three days.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's finance minister says his country and other regional powers should work together to rebuild the Gaza Strip and disarm Hamas militants that rule the territory.
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen on Sunday broke a six-week siege imposed by the Islamic State extremist group on the northern Shiite Turkmen town of Amirli, following U.S. airstrikes against the Sunni militants' positions, officials said.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees on Sunday prodded President Barack Obama to take decisive action against what they say are growing threats from Islamic State militants on U.S. soil.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - They were killed in Wisconsin, New York and California. Some were shot on the street. One was killed in a Wal-Mart. Another died after being placed in a chokehold. All died at the hands of police and all have been united by one thing: the killing of Michael Brown.
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - The Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital has "secured" a U.S. Embassy residential compound there, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting, one of its commanders said Sunday.
OS ANGELES (AP) - A group of sexy dancers backed Iggy Azalea as Rita Ora joined her on stage. Kendrick Lamar shared the spotlight with label-mate Schoolboy Q during his set. Afrojack got the crowd jumping, and Imagine Dragons closed out the evening.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Not long after Michael Sam waved to an adoring crowd at Missouri's season opener, he looked down at his cell phone.
HAPPY CAMP, Calif. (AP) - A pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago was still growing on Saturday while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.
Originally built as part of the Valencia master plan, and designed as Santa Clarita's truly first work, live, walk residential homes, The Madison apartments are now being readied for sale as condominiums – their original intended use.