LOS ANGELES (PRNewswire) -- The 8th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days, a global network of concerts and performances during the whole month of October celebrating the power of music to bridge cultural and religious barriers, commenced today with warm words of greetings from President Obama. This year musicians from every corner of the globe and every genre will once again unite in a global network of concerts promoting peace and understanding through music.
Attend nearly any event or program at Manzanar, and you may see Volunteer Tom Clayton capturing the moment for posterity.
The Valley Industrial Association is pleased to host a special forum at its Oct. 20 luncheon to offer candidates for the William S. Hart Union High School District and the Santa Clarita Community College District an opportunity to address members of the organization.
The city of Santa Clarita continues its "Photo Friday" Twitter Contest sponsored by the Santa Clarita Valley Tourism Bureau to give community members and Santa Clarita visitors the opportunity to submit their favorite snapshots of the Santa Clarita Valley via Twitter for the chance to win a Grand Prize -- a Flip MinoHD.
The Amercian Diabetes Association and the Risller family host the annual Santa Clarita Valley walk fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 11 at Bridgeport Park.
Canyon Theatre Guild is putting a call out for volunteers for Saturday and Sunday to help grill and serve food and beer at the Santa Clarita Festival of the Arts.
Students and parents interested in learning more about local drug and alcohol abuse and what the Hart District is doing to counteract the problem are invited to attend a drug awareness seminar 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, in the multipurpose room at Sierra Vista Junior High School.
The city of Santa Clarita will begin its Roadway Asphalt Rehabilitation Project on Monday, Oct. 5 along Soledad Canyon Road between Sierra Highway and Sand Canyon Road. Construction is expected to last through Nov. 2009.
WASHINGTON -- West Coast entrepreneurs will have multiple opportunities to learn from leading experts about the "how tos" of buying a franchise business, including financing and how to pick the right concept during the West Coast Franchise Expo Oct. 2-4 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
The city of Santa Clarita is gearing up for its third annual "Oaktober" celebration.
The College of the Canyons Alumni and Friends, COC Foundation and COC athletics are ‘calling all Cougars’ to take part in the college’s 40th Anniversary Homecoming Extravaganza Saturday at Cougar Stadium.
An 18-year-old Canyon Country man was arrested on suspicion of 52 different "tagging" crimes, sheriff's officials announced this week.
City officials dedicated 140 acres of open space in Placerita Canyon Wednesday afternoon. Formerly home to Special Devices, Inc., the hilly property was purchased last summer for $2.5 million. Some of those funds came from the city's Open Space Preservation District, which assesses property owners $26 per year. Dubbed East Walker Ranch, the property lies just east of the Placerita Nature Center.
Those with a craving for chili, a desire to help local charities and a curiosity to see law enforcement "sweat" have only one option for their Saturday outing.
There are times you may need to tap into your IRA earlier than planned ... and there are ways to do so without paying any penalties.
VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) - Vallejo police say a standoff with an armed man ended after officers entered the home and the suspect was found dead.
MONUMENT, Colo. (AP) - The fatal shooting of Colorado's top prisons official when he answered the front door at his house highlights a troubling reality for the nation's judges, prosecutors and other legal officials: At a time when attacks on them are rising, it's difficult for them to remain secure, even when they are off duty.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate approved legislation Wednesday to lock in $85 billion in widely decried spending cuts aimed at restraining soaring federal deficits - and to avoid a government shutdown just a week away. President Barack Obama's fellow Democrats rejected a call to reopen White House tours scrapped because of the tightened spending.
A former California Department of Corrections official has been named assistant sheriff in charge of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Custody Division.
Los Angeles County supervisors agreed this week to spend $1 million to install new signs, markers, road striping and guardrails on Angeles Forest Highway near Acton.
Many Americans may find it difficult to believe, but North Korea and its imperious leader, Kim Jong-un, have yet again hurled a threat to wipe South Korea and the United States off the face of the Earth with a nuclear strike.
Ah, the income tax preparation season is upon us.
He was getting older, he worried about losing his balance fishing on the end rocks, and his hearing was failing him. So was his short-term memory.