"No pain, no gain!"
Brennan Givens, 3, sits at the doctor's office with a bandage wrapped around his head, cuddling a stuffed monkey, whose head is also wrapped up.
Work on the Santa Clarita Valley's homeless shelter is just about done, but before the shelter officially opens for the winter season, organizers are hosting an open house to thank the community for its help.
Influenza viruses cause seasonal influenza, commonly called "the flu," which infects the nose, throat and lungs. Unlike many other viral respiratory infections, such as the common cold, the flu can cause severe illness and life-threatening complications in many people.
What would you call a smile, direct eye contact and a firm handshake? I call them the top scorers in making and receiving a memorable introduction.
CARF International announced that Saugus, Calif.-based Pleasantview Industries has been accredited for a period of three years for Organizational Employment Services and Community Employment Services.
Local author-illustrator Braddon Mendelson will read his children's book "Have You Seen the Tickle Bug?" at two upcoming events in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Home Instead Senior Care has teamed up with local nonprofits and retailers to bring "Be a Santa to a Senior" to Santa Clarita Valley.
TreePeople, a local environmental organization, hosts its final full moon hike of 2010 on Dec. 21.
Teenagers in the Santa Clarita Valley interested in one day owning their own business have access to a program that allows them to explore this career option to determine if it's right for them.
The Canyon Country Library will re-open in March after the City Council voted this week to approve a deal hatched between city and county officials: The city will spend $622,000 of its own money to complete the county's renovation project there.
Amidst the joy and giving of this holiday season, the sad truth is this: Many people remain in need here in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Jim Horton has it about as wrong as wrong can be in his letter to the editor slamming "big government" for what ails the country ("No 'nanny state'," Nov. 23).
Thanksgiving for seniors
Cloudy skies have made Southern California look a bit wintry but thermometers continue to insist it's summer.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - In just a few years, Gov. Jerry Brown has helped turn California's budget deficits into surpluses, persuaded Californians to raise taxes and quieted the complaints of many political opponents.
FRESNO (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner is scheduled to visit the Central Valley of California on Wednesday, joining three Republican colleagues to propose emergency legislation aimed at drought relief, a congressional aide said Tuesday.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
Members said farewell to an outgoing chairman, and hello to the 2014 chairman of the board of directors at the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce's 90th annual installation ceremonies Friday night.
When you think of California do words like innovative, leading-edge and trendy come to mind? A place where new ideas first take root before they become woven into the very fabric of the national culture and industrial base before becoming recognized around the world as being uniquely "American". If so, you may be surprised to learn that in one area, the critical business process of selecting and hiring new employees, California is lagging behind the rest of the country.
Energizer Bunnies keep going and going and going – and for a time, it looked like Buck McKeon would be equally perpetual in motion to those furry little drumbeaters. The man is after all, 75, and still beating war drums while running circles around most of us. Yet now it seems that both Buck the man, and his underlying message of perpetual militarism may be running down, with time well deserved for some R and R away from the military industrial complex.
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.