Everywhere we look we can see the effects of our economic woes. Businesses are sacrificing luxuries to save money. Schools are forced to make drastic budget cuts. Each foreclosure sign standing tall on a front lawn is just another example of our seemingly eternal economic stress.
Every year, the Pasadena Tournament of Roses, a Southern California tradition for New Year's Day, carries a bit of Santa Clarita flavor.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Small Business Development Center invite Newhall redevelopment area business owners to attend a customer service workshop on Thursday, Nov. 12.
The city of Santa Clarita invites community members to join the Santa Clarita City Council for a special Veterans Day Ceremony.
To maintain the San Francisquito Canyon community's rural, equestrian-oriented quality of life, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the establishment of a Community Standards District (CSD) for the community, according to Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
On Friday, Nov. 13, Six Flags Magic Mountain will trade roller coasters and funnel cakes for paint brushes and hammers to help launch Project 6, the company's inaugural Day of Service.
For the seventh consecutive year, Six Flags Magic Mountain will collect food for the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank during an annual holiday food drive.
To help Santa Clarita Valley locals get into the spirit of the season and help spread some holiday cheer, Six Flags Magic Mountain will offer free admission to anyone bringing a new, unwrapped toy valued at $15 or more to the theme park the weekends of Dec. 5, 6, 12 and 13 for its annual Toys for the Holidays drive.
In recognition of the 40th anniversary of man's first walk on the moon, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich joined Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin today in honoring the hundreds of men and women of NASA and 24 Apollo astronauts who served this nation in the armed forces, and helped advance this nation's space program.
Recognizing the critical need for Alzheimer and dementia-afflicted seniors as well as their caregivers, dignitaries from Eternal Valley Memorial Park visited the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center on Nov. 3 to lend their support to the Center's Adult Day Care & Resource Center.
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On Wednesday, Nov. 11 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the YMCA on McBean Parkway, the Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA will host their annual Veterans Day luncheon.
A Saugus man was arrested last week for slapping his elderly mother, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's officials said.
Veterans groups and city officials are scheduled to hold events Wednesday to commemorate Veterans Day, while city, county, state and federal buildings - including schools and post offices - are set to be closed.
Metrolink riders could face another fare hike as high as 6 percent in January if the transit agency's board approves a rate increase on Friday.
Nelson Mandela, 95, gave up a third of his lifespan so that South Africans could live in racial harmony.
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.