Christmas - the season of giving. And so we dutifully rush to the malls, credit cards waving in hand, with earnest hope of procuring happiness and joy. Yet, so often forgotten in the rush, it seems, are more personal, intimate gifts. Among the greatest, most priceless and often most difficult to give - forgiveness.
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A 76-year-old Granada Hills man was killed after he reportedly drove his Ford Escort through a red light last week at the intersection of Decoro Drive and Hillsborough Parkway and collided with a Toyota Sienna minivan on Friday, authorities said.
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With the recent change in Congress, the majority of Americans hope we will see changes to stabilize our health care coverage.
Home prices and home sales in the Santa Clarita Valley declined last month, with October's median price reaching its lowest since the start of the recession, according to recent figures.
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Throughout virtually every election cycle, we hear the constant cries that "Sacramento is the problem," "Washington is the problem," "liberals are the problem" and "conservatives are the problem." As though it was a matter of us against them, I would like to point out the simple truth that there is no "them."
"Dang it!" says Pa. "Ah, shucks," says Ma. In unison: "There's no place to hitch the wagon!"
Dear Mayor, City Council and Public Works director:
Five Jersey Mike's Subs locations in the Santa Clarita Valley will host a fundraiser for the Summer Meltdown concert Tuesday, Nov. 30, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
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EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) - Toy maker Mattel says weak sales of Barbie and markdowns to clear out excess inventory left over from a sluggish holiday season led to an unexpected first-quarter loss.
MERCED, Calif. (AP) - A Central Valley dentist accused of groping four female patients while they were sedated is facing three years in prison after pleading no contest to sexual battery charges.
The City of Santa Clarita announced today the winners of its 2014 "cArt aRt" competition, held in conjunction with the City's annual Earth Arbor Day Festival. This creative annual contest prompts residents to transform ordinary recycling bins into extraordinary works of art for the chance to win cash prizes.
GENEVA (AP) - High-level talks aimed at calming soaring tensions over the crisis in Ukraine went into overtime on Thursday with top diplomats from the United States, European Union, Russia and Ukraine attempting to forge a common position on how to de-escalate the situation.
MOKPO, South Korea (AP) - An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.
PARIS (AP) - David Cronenberg deconstructs Hollywood, Tommy Lee Jones goes Western and reclusive New Wave legend Jean-Luc Godard returns in 3-D in films competing at next month's Cannes Film Festival.
BRUSSELS (AP) - NATO is strengthening its military footprint along its eastern border immediately in response to Russia's aggression in Ukraine, the alliance's chief said Wednesday.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - SpaceX is shooting for another launch attempt Friday to deliver supplies to the International Space Station.
NEW YORK (AP) - Muslim groups and civil liberties advocates applauded the decision by New York Police Department officials to disband a controversial unit that tracked the daily lives of Muslims as part of efforts to detect terrorism threats, but they said there were concerns about whether other problematic practices remained in place.
With regards to Linda McCaskill and Curt Scott's criticism of Rob Kerchner's claim to know what liberals are thinking, I guess I have to agree with them, because I often wonder "What in the world are they thinking?"
I have always said, as my dad would say, "If you don't vote, then keep your mouth shut."
I was recently listening to one of my favorite radio shows when I heard the hosts saying there was absolutely no evidence genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, in the food supply were harmful or create health problems.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and an assist, Frederik Andersen made 32 saves to win his NHL playoff debut, and the Anaheim Ducks opened the postseason with a 4-3 victory over the Dallas Stars on Wednesday night.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Pablo Sandoval singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, lifting the San Francisco Giants to a 2-1 victory over the rival Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night and into first place in the NL West.
The Valencia Vikings nearly came back from six runs against the West Ranch Wildcats in the Foothill League opener.