March 2 marks the deadline to apply for Cal Grants, a state program that provides financial aid to California college students. Students can receive up to $9,708 per year for school. Students must fill out and submit an application to be considered. For details, visit www.calgrants.org.
Canyon Country Jo Anne Darcy Library reopens today after almost a year of being closed for a remodel.
Traffic was slowed in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 through the Santa Clarita Valley on Monday as workers repaired a large sinkhole near Templin Highway, California Highway Patrol officials said.
Questers informational meeting
I have been a longtime opponent of the initiative process in California for myriad reasons, but at this critical time in our state's present and for our future, I find myself ardently in support of placing the revenue extension measure on the June ballot.
Steve Lunetta's Monday column ("Getting some truth out of the WOPER") on his newfangled WOPER machine was almost funny except he left out the biggest translation of political speech, and it was during the Republican presidency of George W. Bush.
Stevenson Ranch does not need a library. We do not need the increased noise and traffic a library would bring. People can certainly drive to the Valencia Library instead.
City officials hope to secure funding of a 35-home affordable housing project through budget maneuvering.
Wednesday, Feb. 23
Many Placerita Canyon property owners worry that their neighborhood's rural, equestrian character will be jeopardized by future developments.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies said so long, but not goodbye to longtime volunteer Ric Bisarra on Monday.
Dave Schelling, of Valencia, has joined the Wells Fargo Private Bank as a wealth adviser. He will serve as an adviser in the Westlake Village and Encino offices.
Why pay taxes now on money you will be living on later?
Castaic community learns about planned Castaic high school
Visitors to the Valencia Library last weekend were greeted with a sweet surprise: icing-topped and candy-cane-lined gingerbread houses on display for what organizers hope will become a yearly Gingerbread House Contest.
The annual Metrolink Holiday Toy Express has been stopped in its tracks because of budget cuts.
I read that Supervisor Antonovich is again raising concerns about welfare fraud in L.A. County. This is typical of Republicans to go after the poor and by implication "them" - brown- and black-skinned people.
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.