It is the government's duty to protect citizens and to ensure their well-being.
Cam Noltemeyer's commentary, "Of fish and lawsuits" (Opinion, Aug. 13) unfortunately contained several inaccuracies regarding the role and position of the Castaic Lake Water Agency in the litigation to overturn the National Marine Fisheries Service's (NMFS) recently released biological opinion to protect migratory salmon and steelhead.
In 2003, a Superior Court judge ruled for Newhall Land allowing the Newhall Ranch Specific Plan. He made this ruling based on the assertion that the developer had purchased water from elsewhere in the state to supply these housing units, and that this purchased water and the groundwater used for farming there would supply enough water to serve this 21,000-unit proposal.
MOFFETT FIELD, Calif.-- Humans might not be walking on Earth today if not for the ancient fusing of two microscopic, single-celled organisms called prokaryotes, NASA-funded research has found.
"Third Thursdays" is a free self-guided art walk from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. down Main Street in the Arts District of Old Town Newhall, anchored by the Canyon Theatre Guild and the Repertory East Playhouse.
Protecting the environment is a high priority for the city of Santa Clarita.
The next 661Arts Meeting will take place on Thursday, Aug. 20 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the X-Box Conference Room at CalArts, 24700 McBean Parkway, Valencia 91355.
The Chip Inc., a Santa Clarita-based technology company, has been awarded the #183 position on the Inc. Magazine list of the 500 Fastest Growing Companies over the past three years.
According to event organizers, last Saturday's Concerts in the Park, featuring Don't Stop Believing, was the most heavily attended concert at Central Park to date.
Parents with students at Mountainview Elementary School and Rio Norte Junior High School who live in the Mountainview attendance area are being invited to an informational meeting on proposed junior high and high school boundary adjustments scheduled to take effect in August 2010.
Parents with students at Wiley Canyon Elementary School and Rancho Pico Junior High School who live in the Calgrove/Hidden Valley area of Newhall are being invited to an informational meeting on proposed junior high and high school boundary adjustments scheduled to take effect in August 2010.
The Santa Clarita Running Club will host their "Inaugural Monster Dash 5K race/walk and Kids K" this Halloween, Saturday, Oct. 31.
The Santa Clarita Valley ranked among the top five hotel markets in the Los Angeles region for June 2009 with an average occupancy rate of 76.24 percent for the month.
From July 26 through Aug. 15, Signal Sports published a series of summer enterprise features.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.