The email from a reader and would-be homebuyer was loaded with questions and summed up his frustration. It offered insight into an ongoing issue haunting the local housing market, jammed an exclamation point after each query: Blackmail? Extortion? Or bait and switch?
Staci Garcia, of Santa Clarita, was awarded Jaycee of the Quarter, for California by the Junior Chamber International.
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Poor old Newt Gingrich shot himself in the foot by saying he did not like "Obamacare" or "Ryancare." Boy, the Democrats just loved that, and the tea party Republicans are throwing him under a 100-car train.
Rioux Park walking group
Sheriff's deputies are investigating an attempted robbery in Canyon Country Monday afternoon.
Some local commuters who take the Metro 799 bus line to Los Angeles will soon have to adjust their afternoon travel routines.
The office of Assemblyman Jeff Gorell, who represents a portion of Castaic, is now accepting applications for interns. College or graduate students interested in state and local government and careers in public service are encouraged to apply. Internships are available in the Westlake Village District Office and the Sacramento Capitol Office. Part-time and full-time unpaid internships are available during the summer and throughout the school year. Applicants can call (805) 230-9167 or email email@example.com.
J.R.'s Comedy Club hosted its second annual Celebrity Golf Classic to benefit the Santa Clarita Homeless Shelter on Monday at Robinson Ranch Golf Course.
Editor's note: Paige Guarino was one of 50 Santa Clarita Valley International Charter School students who spent a week in Washington, D.C., as part of a field trip organized by the school. The inaugural trip included visits to Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown Settlement, monuments and memorials (Lincoln, Vietnam and Korean), Mount Vernon, Arlington National Cemetery, Ford's Theatre, Newseum, a Kennedy Center performance and the White House. The students also got a chance to meet with U.S. Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, and take a photo with him on the east steps of the Capitol Building. The ...
A group of 74 Valencia High School students recently raised $3,682 to buy a poor family in Haiti a new home.
Placerita Junior High School seventh-graders Kelly Ficarra, Heather Moylan, Emily Rieck and Jessy Serrano were awarded scholarships to attend the American Association of University Women's Tech Trek Science Camp for Girls.
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Backyard chefs, get ready to fire up the grills and cook up some flavor.
When choosing an organization you may want to support, consider the benefits of giving to local needs. By doing so, you can actually go and look over the operation and meet the people benefiting from your donation. You also can meet other donors, who may be giving their time, and possibly money, too.
Dear Santa Clarita friends and neighbors,
My wife Pamela and I moved to Santa Clarita in 1965. We raised two children and have five gorgeous grandchildren. Four generations of our family live in Santa Clarita.
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.
We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.
With everything from nationally ranked academic programs to effective career education opportunities and college placement services, Hart district students are afforded every opportunity to excel in an increasingly competitive academic environment.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.