I want to take a moment to respond to the April 20 letter to the editor, "Troops deserve more community support."
The branches of my family tree stretch from Jackson, Calif., to Jason, N.C., even though none of my relatives (that I know of) live in either of those places.
Peanut Joe, or PJ, is a 6 year old, super cute, scruffy boy with an under-bite to die for.
On April 30, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and thousands of volunteers across the state worked together during the annual Mormon Helping Hands Day. The day is designated by the Mormon church to work together with city officials and help with hundreds of service projects.
This past Sunday, 13 churches across the Santa Clarita Valley suspended their normal Sunday-morning services to join the Million Meals Marathon.
Some of the most heartbreaking images from natural disasters, such as the recent devastating tsunami in Japan, include those of dogs and cats separated from their owners.
A former sheriff's deputy who worked at Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic pled not guilty Friday to charges that he committed sex acts with a 16-year-old girl, officials said.
Cycling is a great way to enjoy our community and support a healthy, active lifestyle. On May 14, the College of the Canyons Canyon Country campus, in partnership with the city of Santa Clarita, will host a community bike ride and gourmet food truck festival.
Pardee Homes introduced its LivingSmart homes at Fair Oaks Ranch on Friday. The new-home development was hailed as one of the greenest of its kind in the state, if not the country.
Shelley Hann is well-known for her dedicated service to the Santa Clarita Valley community through such organizations as the Soroptimists International of Greater SCV, Santa Clarita Child and Family Center, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital Guild and others.
A brushfire scorched almost an acre of grass on Friday between the Polynesian Mobile Home Park and Mobil Gas Station on Newhall Avenue, authorities said.
The city of Santa Clarita has opened online, mail-in and walk-in registration for the 2011 Camp Clarita Summer Program.
Local businesses of all sizes are invited to sign-up to participate in the city of Santa Clarita's eighth annual Bike to Work Day Challenge on Thursday, May 19.
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.