LOS ANGELES (PRNewswire) -- As part of its ten-year Creating Pathways Out of Poverty plan, launched in 2007, United Way of Greater Los Angeles today announced the year two results of the Plan's impact on homelessness and poverty in Los Angeles County.
A golf classic originally scheduled for Monday at Robinson Ranch Golf Club has been postponed until spring 2010, the tournament coordinator said Thursday.
The Castaic Days family event begins tonight at Castaic Lake from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. and will run tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Newhall County Water District board member Maria Gutzeit has received several endorsements in her re-election bid.
A man who appeared to be the landlord of a Saugus apartment is behind bars after he allegedly attacked a tenant Wednesday and left her unconscious on the floor, Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies said.
The William S. Hart Union High School District is accepting applications from local residents interested in filling a vacancy on the Measure SA Citizens Oversight Committee.
Sony's PlayStation Portable is the most high-powered handheld video-game machine on the market, but it's usually my third choice when it comes to on-the-road action.
\ärt\ The conscious use of skill and creative imagination especially in the production of aesthetic objects.
We've discovered there's more than one definition of art and certainly more than one way to enjoy it. As you can imagine, our focus is on the art of wine. Wine for its aesthetic beauty, wine for its collectable value, and wine for its consumable nature.
Near the end of the month Escape will feature the best Halloween haunts in the Santa Clarita Valley. Please submit your suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the address of the haunt, a description of what will be seen there and the name and contact information for the person(s) in charge. If you can include photos of previous haunts at this location, even better. Escape will publish the most interesting of these. We are looking for true attractions and not just someone's well-decorated home.
If you are looking for family fun this Friday and Saturday (Oct. 9 and Oct. 10), look no further than Castaic Lake Recreation Area, and the Castaic Days Outdoor Festival.
OutWest, a boutique in Old Town Newhall that celebrates the spirit of the West, is hosting an evening of Western music and poetry on Saturday, Oct. 10, at 7:30 p.m. Singer/songwriter John Bergstrom and cowboy poet Joe Herrington will entertain with homespun stories and songs. "If you haven't had the pleasure of listening to John Bergstrom or Joe Herrington who hail from our very own Santa Clarita Valley, then you owe it to yourself to come by," said Bobbi Jean Bell, owner of OutWest. "We promise you an evening you won't forget!"
On Thursday, Oct. 1, a select few guests attended the MMX party at the Repertory East Playhouse in Newhall. The event was a casual gathering announcing the REP's 2010 season. All was revealed in a short video produced by Managing Director Mikee Schwinn.
"Good Hair" is a documentary about black women and their hair. Chris Rock, the host and narrator, is a likable man, quick, truly curious, with the gift of encouraging people to speak openly about a subject they usually keep private. He conveys a lot of information, but also some unfortunate opinions and misleading facts. That doesn't mean the movie isn't warm, funny and entertaining.
"Couples Retreat" tells the story of four troubled couples and how they're healed by sitcom formulas. Why are they troubled? Because the screenplay says so. It contains little comedy except for free-standing one-liners, and no suspense except for the timing of the obligatory reconciliation. It doesn't even make you think you'd like to visit its island paradise.
Free family fun and finding homes for Los Angeles County shelter animals are the focus of the Ninth Annual Bow-Wows & Meows Pet Fair at Newhall's William S. Hart Park on Sunday, Oct. 11.
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.