Light rain drenched the Santa Clarita Valley on Friday, and experts expect heavy showers and strong winds to pummel the region tonight.
Santa Clarita gets 50 percent of its water from snowmelt originating in Northern California, in the Sacramento Bay Delta. More than half the state gets water from there.
Wife: So whaddaya want for dinner? Me: Ummm- Wife: You wanna go out? Me: Yeah. Sure. Wife: You decide. Where do you want to go? Me: Ooooh, let's go to Maria's Italian Deli. They've got that really good manicotti. And cannoli. That sounds good. Wife: But we just had Italian food two nights ago. Where else would you want to go? Me: Let's go to Dave's, then. Wife: That's too fattening. What about Salt Creek ...
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I'm writing in response to the letter to the editor "Do we really need more like Boydston?" (Dec. 4):
Today's challenging economic climate presents a unique level of difficulty for many consumers. Issues such as weakening job security, declining home values and unpredictable consumer prices have generated increasing levels of uncertainty throughout the world.
Follow the Star' Who: Bethlehem Lutheran Ministries and Iglesia Hermanos Unidos en Christo What: Follow the Star... to Bethlehem, a free drive- or walk-through experience through the life of Jesus Christ depicted by more than 200 costumed participants. Non-perishable food items will be accepted for Help the Children. Cash donations are also accepted for Lutheran Social Services, which helps support the SCV Emergency Winter Shelter. When: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Sunday Where: ...
Everybody's talkin' about Tiger Woods hanging up his clubs. He posted a statement on his Web site today announcing he's taking an indefinite leave from golf to work on saving his marriage. He used the word "infidelity" for the first time in a statement posted on his site. "After much soul searching, I have decided to take an indefinite break from professional golf," Woods said. "I need to focus my attention on being a better ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The House of Representatives passed the most ambitious restructuring of U.S financial regulations since the 1930s on Friday, aiming to head off any replay of last year's Wall Street failures that plunged the U.S. deep into recession. The sprawling legislation would give the government new powers to break up companies that threaten the economy, create a new agency to oversee consumer banking transactions and shine a light into shadow financial markets that ...
5:10 p.m. update: Power has been restored. 4:20 p.m. update: A power outage in Canyon Country that initially left about 2,600 customers without electricity Friday afternoon is now affecting only a few hundred customers, authorities said. Power went out at about 3:20 p.m. after underground equipment was damaged by water near the intersection of Soledad Canyon Road and Via Princessa, said Anna Frutos-Sanchez, public affairs region manager for Southern California Edison. Repair crews are ...
College of the Canyons' Music Department will host its annual annual "Holiday Jazz Concert" this Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at COC.
A holiday boutique will be hosted by Toe Bling Couture & More at the Vistas of West Hills in Valencia this Saturday from 4 to 8 p.m.
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The Santa Clarita Valley Blues Society will hold its monthly blues jam at the Roast House in Saugus on Sunday, Dec. 13 from 4:30 p.m to 8 p.m.
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VALLEJO (AP) - A suspected bank robber released from jail earlier this month is back in custody again after being arrested in Vallejo, officials said.
DENVER (AP) - Gov. John Hickenlooper signed bills Wednesday that place new restrictions on firearms and signaled a change for Democrats who traditionally shied away from gun control debate in Colorado - a state with a moderate streak and pioneer tradition of gun ownership and self-reliance.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Tea party favorite Sen. Rand Paul said Tuesday that the nation's illegal immigrants should be able to become citizens eventually, but amid a furor from conservative activists on the explosive issue he quickly sought to make clear that, while they would not be sent home, they couldn't get in line in front of anyone else.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - If history is any judge, the U.S. government will be paying for the Iraq and Afghanistan wars for the next century as service members and their families grapple with the sacrifices of combat.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - After a week marked by acts of simplicity and openness, Pope Francis finally let his words do the talking as he officially began his stewardship of the Catholic Church on Tuesday.
Two weeks ago we reviewed Miami 8&11 from Padilla Cigars. Today it's Luck of the Irish, as the 888 Claro is green.
NEW YORK (AP) - A government survey of parents says 1 in 50 U.S. schoolchildren has autism, surpassing another federal estimate for the disorder.
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I know there are couples who enjoy cooking together and make it look like a well-rehearsed ballet. They savor the aroma of their secret recipe for wild salmon over lemon couscous, stir each other's soups and sample each other's sauces.
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Most people understand the basic economic principle of supply and demand and incorporate it into their daily decisions. They may not do it consciously, but economic decisions are made every day by each and every one of us.