Downtown Newhall merchants and city officials celebrated a renovated Main Street with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday.
Hart district board members this week named Bob Jensen board president instead of Gloria Mercado-Fortine because of concerns over her involvement with charter schools, board members said Thursday.
Christmas is fast approaching, and I was taught that it is better to give than to receive. So I offer my Christmas list for the Santa Clarita Valley:
Well this is just too ironic to believe. The City Council wants to increase our taxes without a ballot measure. To quote Deputy City Manager Darren Hernandez, "We do not need to pass a ballot measure to collect the special library tax." I just love how the city spends our money to save us money.
Although I have been fearful for a while, I am more worried about public education now than ever.
The California Institute of the Arts in Valencia should be commended for taking such an active role in helping this community.
The chairman-elect of the House Armed Services Committee today congratulated U.S. troops for the gains they have achieved in Afghanistan during the last year and reiterated his support for the comprehensive counterinsurgency strategy being implemented by our nation's military forces, diplomats and international partners.
The California Public Utilities Commission today approved Valencia Water Company's rate request to meet future operational needs, as well as the company's request for an allocation-based tiered rate structure to encourage water-use efficiency under its WaterSMART program.
Verizon Wireless has improved high-speed wireless data and voice connections in Canyon Country via network upgrades in around the junction of Soledad Canyon and Whites Canyon roads.
Santa Clarita City Councilman Frank Ferry was taken out of the intensive care unit at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center on Thursday, city spokeswoman Gail Ortiz said.
Two 16-year-olds from Palmdale are in custody Wednesday after allegedly burglarizing as many as 50 homes and vehicles across the Santa Clarita Valley over the last three months.
Suzan Solomon was appointed as the 2011 board president for the Newhall School District on Tuesday.
The time for tax planning is now. The Internal Revenue Code, Title 26 of U.S. Code, consists of more than 3,500 pages, and the regulations that interpret the code number thousands of additional pages. A good tax professional can help you comply with all regulations while ensuring that you get all the credits and deductions to which you're entitled for both state and federal taxes - and assist you with tax planning for the future.
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Future demands for water in the Santa Clarita Valley may be easier to meet, thanks to a federal judge's ruling on an endangered fish that lives in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, officials said Wednesday.
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.