Staff members from the William S. Hart Union High School District's administrative center turned into musicians for the holidays Friday, thanks to the efforts of Lorraine King, the superintendent's administrative assistant.
Santa Clarita's Manufactured Home Rental Adjustment Panel did not reach a decision on whether to allow for a rent increase of up to $200 at the Polynesian Mobile Home Park last night, panel members said.
Video games based on movies are often pushed through as afterthoughts, so word that director James Cameron and Ubisoft have been collaborating for years on his sci-fi epic, "Avatar," offered hope to gamers longing to explore the lush, brightly colored jungles of Pandora.
Watching "Avatar," I felt sort of the same as when I saw "Star Wars" in 1977. That was another movie I walked into with uncertain expectations. James Cameron's film has been the subject of relentlessly dubious advance buzz, just as his "Titanic" was. Once again, he has silenced the doubters by simply delivering an extraordinary film. There is still at least one man in Hollywood who knows how to spend $250 million, or was it $300 million, wisely.
Half the fun of serving champagne or sparkling wine is sharing its equally effervescent story with guests. Whether giving as a gift, serving as a stand-alone or mixed as a holiday cocktail, we have found some wonderful wines with legendary tales that will leave a special impression on friends and family this holiday season. Chill and enjoy!
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What possible reason was there for anyone to make "Did You Hear About the Morgans?" Or should I say "remake," because this movie has been made over and over again, and oh, so much better. Feuding couple from Manhattan forced to flee town, find themselves Fish Out of Water in Strange New World, meet Colorful Characters, survive Slapstick Adventures, end up Together at the End. The only part of that formula that still works is The End.
With the reality of the Chicken Little views on the futures of Medicare, Social Security and the endless debate and lack of bipartisanship regarding health care reform, here's a question I address to Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon.
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While the Washington health care debate has focused attention on the need for medical tort reform, the need for broader tort reform continues. In several recent cases, the U.S. Supreme Court has held that, under the U.S. Constitution, there are due process limits on state court punitive damage awards.
Sometimes peopleare not aware of the level of support the city provides to the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center, and I would like to explain how the city is involved.
Are you nervous about the holiday parties, food, family and added stress? Many people are torn between love of the season, and agonizing over the extra five to ten pounds they know they will gain between now and January.
Regarding Lois Eisenberg's letter in the Dec. 14 edition ("Childish boys in the comment room"):
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Monday, Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, and 173 other House Republicans sent a letter urging Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats to produce a clean Defense Appropriations Conference Report that meets the needs of the American troops.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.