There was a time when many teenagers rushed out to get their driver's license upon turning 16, but that number has dropped significantly in recent years, according to state and federal statistics.
While most Santa Clarita Valley high school students will be relaxing and enjoying their holiday break this year, four Saugus High students will be practicing, marching and spending long hours preparing for the 122nd Rose Parade.
West Creek Academy students recently collected more than 300 toys, games and clothing items for the needy children of the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services in Santa Clarita.
Ho, ho, ho. That should be a clue what this is about if you don't read German.
Celebrating the charitable worker bees behind the American Cancer Society's mighty mission is the foundation for its annual Volunteer Recognition and Meeting Dinner.
The punch line to an old joke about how you get to Carnegie Hall is practice, practice, practice.
Bed Bath & Beyond announced the opening of its Valencia store buybuy BABY. The infant and toddler retailer is a subsidiary of Bed Bath & Beyond. The local store is the second retail outlet opened in California.
As the winter storms come ashore and sweep through the Sierra Nevada mountain range, many people think about cozying up next to the fireplace, a warm cup of cocoa, or perhaps a powder-run at their favorite ski resort.
The city of Santa Clarita invites community members to welcome the New Year with a splash at the fifth annual Glacier Slide Polar Bear Swim, held at 9 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2011 at the city's Aquatic Center waterslide pool.
The Grace Baptist Choir and locals invited from churches and schools convened in the Westfield Valencia Town Center Shopping Mall on Sunday, Dec. 19, to perform an unannounced rendition of "Hallelujah" from George Frideric Handel's "Messiah."
The city of Santa Clarita's Arts and Events Office calls for dozens of artists to participate it its new fundraising and art awareness project, Art2Go.
A Chatsworth judge today threw out the privacy rights lawsuit brought against the city of Santa Clarita regarding its takeover of local libraries
The television and film industry seemingly never rests - even during the holiday season.
I am sick and tired of both the radical right and the radical left. Why can't we just do what's best for our community?
There she goes again. Lois Eisenberg, in her Dec. 9 letter, "Criminal Republicans get way by any means," resorts to name-calling, since she has no reasonable or even rational argument.
L'ISLE-VERTE, Quebec (AP) - Using steam to melt the ice, investigators searched the frozen-over ruins of a retirement home Friday for victims of a fire that left about 35 people feared dead and cast such a pall over the village of 1,500 that psychologists were sent door to door.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say five members of a family, including three children, were rushed to a hospital after being struck by a car near a Los Angeles elementary school.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican leaders overwhelmingly voted Friday to shorten their presidential selection process in an attempt to minimize damage from GOP candidates attacking each other.
BURBANK (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner says he likes his life too much to run for president.
A red flag warning for fire danger is posted for much of Southern California as dry and gusty Santa Ana are once again expected to blow through the region.
As a former parks commissioner for the city of Santa Clarita, I am deeply passionate about ensuring our residents enjoy quality recreation facilities, beautiful outdoor space and a healthy way of life.
Ask yourself the honest question: Did you truly believe The Patient Protection Affordable Care Act, or ACA, was going to work as promised? If the answer is "yes," then did you earnestly think through the practical workings of the program?
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.