From the time we can start to walk and talk, there seems to be an inner drive in all of us to succeed.
Homelessness is a serious and often-overlooked problem in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Two events occurred in the SCV in June, one of little note and one of great moment.
This week's blaze in Acton has shown that fire season is upon us once again - and we should not be complacent just because we had a wet winter and spring.
Supporters of an Acton treehouse-builder are throwing a barbecue on Sunday, and everybody is invited, the organizers said Friday.
Ham radio Field Day
Ten Santa Clarita Valley Boy Scouts have earned the religious emblem for their Catholic faith, and were honored during a special Presentation Mass held May 15 at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles.
The California Transportation Commission has set aside $53.6 million to build four miles of truck lanes on a portion of Interstate 5 to Highway 14 in the Santa Clarita Valley, the agency announced this week.
"The richest person in the world - in fact all the riches in the world - couldn't provide you with anything like the endless, incredible loot available at your local library." -Malcolm Forbes
Cole McCreery just finished up a week of learning about God, singing songs, making crafts and playing games at First Presbyterian Church of Newhall's vacation Bible school.
Many organizations would be satisfied with having their name used as a verb and a 65-percent market share in one sector of their industry.
Alyssa Collins of The Church On the Way Santa Clarita recently returned from the Dominican Republic, where she and other classmates of the Ignite Academy ministered to people of all ages in difficult life situations.
"Housing shows signs of life"
With August being over half way done, many people are making their way back to places of learning. For those that are heading back to school in the near future, here are three family movies to help you soak up the last few days of summer.
There's no doubt body art has become increasingly popular over the years - but just because something is popular doesn't mean it's not dangerous. Within a few minutes you could become the proud owner of a great looking tattoo and a lifetime of health issues.
The boss may be more likely to grant a request from dad to work from home so he can care for kids than a similar request from mom, according to new research that refers to the bias as the "fatherhood bonus."
There is a war going on right now, and it pits anti-family forces against parents.
Parenting takes on a new level of stress as "mommy bloggers" take over the Internet and Facebook becomes stocked with perfect pictures of parents with their children at the park.
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As part of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station continued outreach efforts aimed at keeping the public informed about crime and crime rates in our community, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station wants to raise awareness about a number of rental and real estate scams that are becoming more prevalent in the Santa Clarita Valley.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama pledged Wednesday to continue to confront Islamic State militants despite the beheading of an American journalist in Iraq, standing firm in the face of the militants' threats to kill another hostage unless the U.S. military changes course.
Truth be told, we're both perplexed about which Emmy nominees will carry trophies home from Monday's ceremony.
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) - Liberian security forces sealed off a seaside slum in the capital Wednesday in the latest effort to stop the spread of Ebola, setting off protests by angry residents.
HARVEY, Ill. (AP) - About two dozen heavily armed law enforcement officers stormed a home in Chicago's southern suburbs Wednesday to free four remaining hostages and capture two suspects, ending a standoff that lasted more than 20 hours.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - A Ukrainian official says government troops have taken control of a large part of Luhansk - a besieged rebel stronghold in eastern Ukraine - after days of street battles.
OAKHURST (AP) - Firefighters gained ground Tuesday on a blaze in the foothills near Yosemite National Park, allowing some of the 1,000 people who fled the flames to return to their homes.
SOUTH PASADENA (AP) - Investigators acting on a tip unraveled a plot to carry out a mass shooting at a suburban Los Angeles high school, arresting a pair of students who planned to target three school staffers and kill as many people as possible, police said Tuesday.