I feel compelled to write on behalf of the many volunteers who made Bow-Wows & Meows possible. The recent pet fair was the subject of an article that was inaccurate and had some glaring omissions.
"All the leaves are brown, and the skies are gray,
With the recent death of Steve Jobs - described by one technology scholar as a channel for the spirit of Leonardo da Vinci, rather than the more utilitarian personalities of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford - I would commend a YouTube video of the man's last public appearance June 7.
No one knows when someone will say something, do something, suggest something or show something that can have a positive impact in a person's life or their business.
The craftsmanship of more than 80 local artists - and at least one no-so-local artist - was on display during the Santa Clarita Artists' Association's 22nd annual Art Classic, held Saturday at Newhall's Hart Hall.
The political season has begun, and there are many candidates running for a litany of elective positions, some whose names are on the ballot in just a few weeks, and some in more than a year.
When legislation to mandate ski helmets for minors was introduced, many were up in arms at the thought of yet another piece of nanny-state legislation. And Gov. Jerry Brown agreed. In his veto message, he rightly stated, "Not every human problem deserves a law."
Recently, I was in the audience to hear the life story, and corresponding reflections, of a true American hero, Louie Zamperini.
Local deputies are investigating a Saturday afternoon shooting that occurred on the 27200 block of Camp Plenty Road in Canyon Country and left one man with minor injuries.
This year, the Santa Clarita City Council allocated $25 million for capital improvement projects that add value to the community, including landscaping, traffic improvements and public art.
As a professional in the technology field, I am often asked technical questions even if they don't relate to my specific expertise.
Six local public employees were named finalists for Public Employee of the Year in the 17th annual California on Location Awards, or COLA.
Saint Francis of Assisi was a Catholic monk who lived during the 13th century and was a lover of nature and animals.
ANAHEIM (AP) - After a weekend filled with mostly miserable swings, David Freese surprised his teammates, the Angel Stadium fireworks crew and even himself when he hit a tiebreaking homer.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Lakers have waited nearly three months to hire a new coach, and they're apparently making Byron Scott wait a few more days.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Several members of "The Avengers" descended on Comic-Con on Saturday to debut the first footage from the upcoming superhero sequel.
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) - A national survey finds the average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has plummeted 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $3.58.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Luc Besson's "Lucy" proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of "Hercules" by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend.
PARIS (AP) - Vincenzo Nibali won the Tour de France on Sunday, becoming the first Italian in 16 years to triumph in cycling's greatest race by chiseling a lead over his main rivals a few seconds at a time and dominating them in the mountains.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A California lawmaker is calling for a criminal investigation into construction problems on the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A satellite study of blue-whale movements shows the endangered creatures cluster for long periods in busy shipping lanes off the California coast, putting them at risk for collisions with large vessels.
PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) - Firefighters in Northern California on Sunday battled a wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park destroyed one home and grew significantly overnight.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two carjackers who fled after ramming a stolen SUV into a family selling fruit for their church, killing three young siblings, were still on the run Saturday as the reward for their capture topped $100,000.
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) - Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israel and Hamas launched new attacks Sunday in the raging Gaza war, despite each side offering different truces to temporarily halt nearly three weeks of fighting ahead of a major Muslim holiday.
BOONE, N.C. (AP) - An American doctor infected with the deadly Ebola disease received intensive treatment Sunday in West Africa and was in stable condition, talking to his medical team and working on his computer, a spokeswoman for an aid group said.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - A small airplane with engine trouble struck a pickup truck during an emergency landing on a Nevada highway Saturday morning, authorities said.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - That guy in the Spider-Man suit you posed with at Comic-Con? It might have actually been Harry Potter.