Ever wonder what the life of a shelter dog is like? Volunteers of The Brittany Foundation, a no-kill dog rescue in Agua Dulce, will find out during a Day in Their Paws on Nov. 6 and 7.
In 1994, I had the honor of serving as chief of staff in the state Assembly.
The proposed Castaic high school site just became more extreme. It has been decided that the Romero location will have only one way into a school that sits in the path of expected brush fires.
I moved here with my family in 1996. It was a wonderful change from where we were, and the people were friendly and went out of their way to say "Good morning" or "Hello" to you.
In response to Supervisor Michael D.Antonovich's statement that the county's retirement benefits should be adjusted and/or reformed to reduce the deficit, I suggest he start with his own office, which includes a full-time driver who earns $90,000 a year, plus benefits.
Local families are invited to the city's 11th annual Halloween Fiesta, which is taking place from 4:30-7:30 p.m. at the Newhall Community Center.
Medical assistant technician Blanca Sandoval, left, takes a blood donation from Viki Gibbons, of Castaic, at Northlake Hills Elementary School in Castaic during the school's blood drive.
This week's spotlight in the SCV highlights planting trees, the statewide earthquake drill and marching bands.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Division of Ratepayer Advocates (DRA), an independent consumer advocacy division of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), requested on Oct. 27 that the CPUC extend price controls on basic residential telephone rates that are set to expire on Jan. 1, 2011.
U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group, a leading operator of occupational healthcare centers in the nation, announced the relocation of its Valencia clinic to a new, spacious, and more convenient location at 25733 Rye Canyon Road.
The city of Santa Clarita has closed escrow on the Rodda/Agua Dulce Partner properties, an area encompassing 243 acres east of the city limits.
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are asking the public to stop by the 21st Annual Haunted Jailhouse Halloween event this Sunday and help them look for ghosts and goblins spotted in and around the station jail.
Road closures scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 7 to accommodate the Santa Clarita Marathon will be in place periodically throughout the day from 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and detours will be provided for major closures.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Sunrise Notary Club invite Halloween trick-or-treaters to attend the 11th annual Halloween Festival at the Santa Clarita Community Center Friday, Oct. 29 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel warned Pakistani leaders Monday that if they don't resolve protests stalling some military shipments across the border with Afghanistan, it could be difficult to maintain political support in Washington for an aid program that has sent billions of dollars to Islamabad, defense officials said.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - South Africa says United States President Barack Obama and United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will be among world leaders speaking at a mass memorial service for Nelson Mandela.
SAN QUENTIN, Calif. (AP) - The budding entrepreneurs wear blue sweat pants labeled "prisoner" and huge, flapping blue shirts. Their doors are triple locked, and lunch is a stale peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Complicating matters, participants in this growing Silicon Valley startup incubator are barred from the Internet.
By analogy with the gay marriage issue, who cares if someone who's never been to Paris wants to privately call themselves a "Parisian"?
I don't know why it happens every year. Our offices here at the Vast Right Wing Conspiracy get inundated with letters addressed to Saint Nicholas. We forward as many as we can to the Jolly Old Elf but a few we keep behind to share with you. Enjoy.
Nelson Mandela, 95, gave up a third of his lifespan so that South Africans could live in racial harmony.
Visitors to the Valencia Library last weekend were greeted with a sweet surprise: icing-topped and candy-cane-lined gingerbread houses on display for what organizers hope will become a yearly Gingerbread House Contest.
The annual Metrolink Holiday Toy Express has been stopped in its tracks because of budget cuts.
I read that Supervisor Antonovich is again raising concerns about welfare fraud in L.A. County. This is typical of Republicans to go after the poor and by implication "them" - brown- and black-skinned people.
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.