Mayor Marsha McLean, second from left, signs a check representing Santa Clarita's contribution of $611,080 to the SCV Committee on Aging.
We may simply be experiencing something like the perfect storm of life.
Many of you know me. I'm the one who regularly fights against the status quo.
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Warm weather is synonymous with trips to the beach, baseball games and summer vacations. While enjoying these outings, you may find yourself tempted by hot dogs, ice cream and other summer indulgences.
An eighth rabid bat was found in the Santa Clarita Valley this year, a county Health Department official said Tuesday.
A grass fire near the Newhall Pass charred half an acre Tuesday afternoon.
Sheriff's deputies arrested a suspect and another remains at large after an attempted robbery in Canyon Country on Tuesday.
The city of Santa Clarita will launch its drug awareness campaign "Heroin Kills: The High is a Lie" at 6:30 p.m. tonight with a resource fair, symposium and question and answer with drug and rehabilitation specialists at the Santa Clarita Activities Center.
Local youth, adults and community organizations can now sign up for Box City, a fundrasier for the homeless designed to encourage residents to experience what it's like to be without a home for one night.
Representatives from the grocery-workers union and Southern California supermarkets went back to the negotiating table Monday after a federal mediator called the two sides back to talk.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies arrested one person for a suspended license during a Friday night checkpoint in Valencia, Sgt. Richard Cohen said Tuesday.
Santa Clarita lost an extraordinary member of our community recently: a young gentleman by the name of David Stroud.
In a recent "Democratic Voices" column, the author expressed frustration with the difficulties of trash scavenging ("Scavenging through trash is not a crime," Aug. 16).
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HAPPY CAMP (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service says cloudy skies and lower temperatures have slowed the spread of two forest wildfires that are threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - Celebrity chef Todd English has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated in New York.
NAPA, Calif. (AP) - A significant aftershock from last weekend's magnitude-6.0 earthquake has rattled Northern California's wine country.
NEW YORK (AP) - Joan Rivers' loved ones said Sunday that they remain hopeful about her recovery three days after she went into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.
RAFAH, Gaza Strip (AP) - The first of August dawned as a day of promise for the Mahmoum clan and thousands of other Palestinians stuck in United Nations shelters in Rafah - thanks to a temporary cease-fire with Israel they could go home for three days.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's finance minister says his country and other regional powers should work together to rebuild the Gaza Strip and disarm Hamas militants that rule the territory.
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen on Sunday broke a six-week siege imposed by the Islamic State extremist group on the northern Shiite Turkmen town of Amirli, following U.S. airstrikes against the Sunni militants' positions, officials said.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees on Sunday prodded President Barack Obama to take decisive action against what they say are growing threats from Islamic State militants on U.S. soil.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - They were killed in Wisconsin, New York and California. Some were shot on the street. One was killed in a Wal-Mart. Another died after being placed in a chokehold. All died at the hands of police and all have been united by one thing: the killing of Michael Brown.
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - The Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital has "secured" a U.S. Embassy residential compound there, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting, one of its commanders said Sunday.
OS ANGELES (AP) - A group of sexy dancers backed Iggy Azalea as Rita Ora joined her on stage. Kendrick Lamar shared the spotlight with label-mate Schoolboy Q during his set. Afrojack got the crowd jumping, and Imagine Dragons closed out the evening.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Not long after Michael Sam waved to an adoring crowd at Missouri's season opener, he looked down at his cell phone.
HAPPY CAMP, Calif. (AP) - A pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago was still growing on Saturday while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.
Originally built as part of the Valencia master plan, and designed as Santa Clarita's truly first work, live, walk residential homes, The Madison apartments are now being readied for sale as condominiums – their original intended use.
Taking my clients out of town for their annual planning retreat, a key asset comes into play: perspective.