Sacramento-- Yesterday, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed Senate Bills 37, 619, 739, and 744, authored by State Senator Tony Strickland (R-Thousand Oaks).
WASHINGTON (AP) - Historic legislation to expand U.S. health care and control costs won its first Republican supporter Tuesday and cleared a key Senate hurdle, a double-barreled triumph that propelled President Barack Obama's signature issue toward votes this fall in both houses of Congress. "When history calls, history calls," said Maine Republican Olympia Snowe, whose declaration of support ended weeks of suspense and provided the only drama of a 14-9 vote in the Senate Finance ...
Updated: LOS ANGELES COUNTY - The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors issued a five-signature to Governor Schwarzenegger and Senate and Assembly Leaders to enact immediate legislation to address the crisis surrounding the water supply for the state of California, announced Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich "The Board of Supervisors of Los Angeles County representing over 10.2 million residents stands united in calling for immediate action from the Governor, Senate and Assembly Leaders to solve the ...
The William S. Hart Union High School District continues its series of parent/student drug awareness seminars with a program from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, in the Canyon High School library. The evening is part of the district's Comprehensive Alcohol and Drug Reduction and Education (CADRE) program.
Suzan Solomon, one of five candidates running for three open seats on the William S. Hart Union High School District, has received the endorsement of County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host its second monthly job fair from 10 a.m. to noon today at the WorksSource Center at 20655 Soledad Canyon Road, Suite #25.
After spending more than 20 years taking millions of pictures, including on the African savannah of wildlife as diverse as any on the planet, Rick Edwards has gained a wealth of experience and knowledge that could inform any aspiring photographer.
A 21-year-old Texas resident was riding westbound on Copper Hill Drive, west of Tesoro del Valle Drive when he lost control of his vehicle at about 2 p.m. while changing lanes at about 35 to 40 mph, said California Highway Patrol Officer Michelle Esposito.
On Sept. 16 to 18, Rancho Pico Junior High School ASB and Peer Mediation went to Pali Mountain near Lake Arrowhead.
First Place What I like about school is math. My teacher loves to teach math because we do it every day. The second thing I like is the teachers because they are also helpful to all of their students in the classroom. The third thing is the school name, Charles Helmers. I think that is a good name. The fourth thing I like is the rules like no running on the playground. That is my ...
When I heard that the idea of a government health insurance choice was denied, it really upset me.
I am a mom of two children in the Hart school district and am highly involved and passionate about their education at every level.
Health care reform is needed so badly. So many people are hurting. I am being so unfairly charged for my premiums even though I may appreciate and like the carriers I have. Even Medicare has raised rates and so has Blue Shield. The percent we pay is too much according to our incomes. I am a widow and can use all of the help I can get, as I am over 79 years old and ...
Having read your letters section in the Oct. 6 edition, I have a couple of observations. As a news organization, you must agree you have some obligation for accuracy in your reporting, at least one hopes so. However, you seem willing to publish letters, which I am sure you cull from the many you receive on as high-profile a subject as health care, that contain patently false "factual" claims. The Vogel letter ("Vakay doesn't get ...
The National Weather Service is forecasting an 80 percent chance of showers for tonight through Wednesday evening, marking the start of California's rainy season.
California Superstores Valencia KIA donated $2,500 to to benefit Rescues on the Runway - an animal rescue organization that saves dogs and cats from Los Angeles kill shelters and finds loving homes for them.
Soroptimist International of Santa Clarita Valley and Soroptimist International of Greater Santa Clarita Valley recently hosted a Soroptimist International and Zonta Dinner. The event is an annual gathering that has been held every January for many years. It allows the two clubs to socialize and work together on projects.
The start of the 21st century has brought with it an avalanche of international problems such as war, economic recession, nuclear proliferation, and rising global competitors. Although all these issues merit individual attention and consideration, I think the unrelenting rise of China presents the largest and most significant global challenge to the United States.
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